Friday Nights at the de Young presents the Grand Ceilidh in partnership with the Caledonian Club of San Francisco to bid a fond farewell to Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland. Entertainment for the evening will feature performances by the Prince Charles (Caledonian Club of San Francisco) Pipe Band, St.
Join us in the re-incarnated Piazzoni Murals Room Scottish Pub co-presented with The Caledonian Club of San Francisco. Enjoy live performances from Valkyrie featuring Erin Ruth Thompson, and singer/comedian and Emcee Kristan Robbie Anderson performing jigs, reels, and pub favorites.
5:45–6:15 pm "Charlie's Welcome"
7:00-7:20 pm feating Erin Ruth Thompson & Michael Mullen
Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.
This week at the art table design your own paper bagpipes inspired by the Grand Ceilidh. Use colorful construction paper to weave a unique tartan design, add your pipes, and you'll be ready to join the Prince Charles Pipe Band!
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, plus Friday Nights 6–8:30 pm
de Young | Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
Thrill of It All
Tonight, join us in celebrating the artist's residency with refreshments.
Smilebooth is back! Travel nearly 5,000 miles to the Scottish Highlands! Document your travels with Smilebooth in the museum's Scottish pub. Smilebooth will be accompanied by Scottish accessories and merry-makers with which visitors may pose.
Smilebooth creates fun interactive photo experiences designed to engage users and amplify messages through social media using the latest photographic technology–enabling its users to document and share memorable moments captured at your event.
Join us in paying homage to Mary Queen of Scots and hold court at the deYoung during the festivities on Friday May 29.
Saint Andrew’s Guild is a non-profit educational group. The Guild travels to schools and Scottish Festivals to bring to life the Court of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland as it was in the year 1562.
"Left Coast Goes to the de Young" presents new works by Jean Ahn, Nick Benavides, Jonathan Hollan, Emily Koh, Mei-Fang Lin, and Ryan Suleiman.
Enjoy the festivities of Friday Nights at the de Young with a pre-reserved spot on a docent led tour of Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland. Package includes the tour, an exhibition ticket, and a complimentary beverage (choice of beer, wine, or non-alcoholic selection). Tours begin promptly at 7 pm. Coupons and other discounts do not apply.