Home | Legion


Member for a Day

de Young Museum
January 19, 2013 -

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and other Bay Area cultural institutions are teaming up to host Member for a Day on Saturday, January 19, 2013. 

Curriculum Supported Visits

Schedule a Visit



Download a PDF form here for a 6th Grade Curriculum Supported Visit at the Legion of Honor.


Questions? Email schooltours@famsf.org or call 415.750.7696.

Curriculum supported visits engage students in close-looking, art-making and writing exercises based on the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions.


Temporary Exhibition School Programs

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

At the de Young

J.M.W. Turner: Painting Set Free
June 20, 2015–September 20, 2015

Royal Hawaiian Featherwork: Nā Hulu Ali‘i 
August 29, 2015February 28, 2016

Jewel City: Art from San Francisco's Panama-Pacific International Exposition
October 17, 2015January 10, 2016

Oscar de la Renta
March 5, 2016May 30, 2016

Ed Ruscha and the Great American West
July 9, 2016October 9, 2016

At the Legion of Honor

High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection
March 14, 2015–July 19, 2015

Ancient Luxury and the Roman Silver Treasure from Berthouville
September 19, 2015January 10, 2016

Breguet: Art & Innovation in Watchmaking
September 19, 2015January 10, 2016

Pierre Bonnard: Painting Arcadia
February 6, 2016May 15, 2016


Questions? Email ejennings@famsf.org or call 415.750.3522.

The Fine Arts Museums provides special exhibition programming exclusively for school groups.


Curriculum Resources for Educators

Schedule a Visit to the Resource Center for Education

The Resource Center for Education at the de Young Museum is open to educators and museum visitors with an interest in arts education. The center offers visitors an opportunity to plan museum visits, create classroom activities, or use the Museums' resources of touching-objects, books, videos and Art Trunks.

To make an appointment to visit the Resource Center for Educators, please email ejennings@famsf.org or call 415.750.3522.

The Education department at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco provides a rich and varied array of resources for educators to implement in the classroom. Teachers Guides can be used both in the classroom to prepare students for their visit to the Museums as well as to conduct in-gallery lessons, while Get Smart with Art materials can be downloaded and applied in the classroom setting.


Resources for Educators

Newsletter Sign-Up

To be added to our educator mailing list, please sign up here.

The Education Department at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco provide a wide variety of resources, events and written materials for educators planning visits to the Museums with their students. Below you will find rich source material with which to prepare yourself and your students to visit the Museums, including teacher workshops, special events, temporary exhibition resources and much more.

Not now ×
Close ×
Close ×
Answer one question. Improve our website.

Today, I’m visiting this website:

Done. Thank you!

What is this?

We’re always looking for ways to improve our site, so we want to know why you’re here and how we can help you find the information you need. For specific questions or comments about our website or this survey, please contact us. Thanks for your help!

Subscribe to Legion