Join us for a year-round series of interconnected public programs designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the museums while creating exciting educational and artistic possibilities based on the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco aim to reach people who don’t typically visit museums, with these culturally inclusive programs offered during extended museum hours.

Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Nights will be on hiatus for the holiday season. Check back for information on our late night hours and programming in the New Year!Stay tuned for more updates on the new series by signing up for our newsletter to get the latest info... View More

de Young Artist Studio

In 2018 the Kimball Education Gallery will feature a new Art and Cognition Center—a free, accessible, and comfortable educational space designed specifically for young children and their accompanying adults. The Art and Cognition Center will provide... View More

Thinking Machines Series

The exhibition Cult of the Machine looks at the ways in which artists imagined the impacts of massive technological shifts on society at the height of the Machine Age, in the 1920s and 1930s. Thinking Machines is a conversation series convening... View More