April 2, 2013
John F. Kennedy Drive in Golden Gate Park will be closed to traffic from Tea Garden Drive to Transverse Drive on Saturdays, beginning April 6, 2013. Sunday street closures will continue as normal. Street parking within the park on Saturdays and Sundays is limited. Visitors are encouraged to use the Music Concourse Garage and to take public transportation or bike to the museum.
For people with disability placards one accessible parking space will remain on John F. Kennedy Drive near Tea Garden Drive, four are located in the tour bus parking lot across from the Japanese Tea Garden, and four are on Martin Luther King Drive just west of Tea Garden Drive.
The de Young Museum, a favorite of San Francisco residents and visitors since 1895, is located at 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive in the heart of San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.
|Open Tuesdays through Sundays||9:30 am to 5:15 pm|
|Open for extended hours on Fridays (March 29 through November 29 only)||9:30 am to 8:45 pm|
|Open Holiday Hours||December 24 and 31, 9:30 am to 4 pm|
|Closed Mondays||Except December 23 and 30, 2013, and January 20, February 17, and May 26, 2014|
The de Young is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.
General admission to the de Young is free for all veterans and active military personnel with military ID on Veterans Day.
The Hamon Education Tower Observation Deck closes at 4:30 pm (8 pm Fridays from late March through November).
|College students with valid ID||$6|
|Children 12 and under||Free|
|First Tuesday of the month||Free (special exhibition fees still apply)|
|Audio tour||$7 ($6 FAMSF members)|
Save $1 per special exhibition ticket with advance online purchase. Prices in your shopping cart reflect the automatic savings.
Additional fees may apply for special exhibitions.
Admission tickets to the de Young include same-day general admission to the Legion of Honor (special exhibition fees not included).
Prices and hours subject to change without notice.
Public Transportation Discount
Muni riders with proof of public transit purchase receive a $2 discount. This discount is available in person at the time of purchase only, does not apply to internet sales, or previously purchased tickets, and cannot be combined with other offers.
Blue Star Museums
The de Young participates in the 2013 Blue Star Museums Program. All active military personnel and their families receive free general admission from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Special exhibition fees still apply.