Home | Visiting the de Young

Visiting the de Young

April 1, 2016

John F. Kennedy Drive in Golden Gate Park will be closed to traffic from Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive to Crossover Drive on Saturdays, beginning April 2, 2016, through September 24, 2016. The closure is in effect from 6 am to 6 pm. Sunday street closures will continue as normal.

July 23, 2015

The San Francisco Marathon may impact access to the museum on Sunday, July 31. There will be road closures and parking will be limited due to this event. We strongly encourage visitors to take public transportation or bike/walk, and allow for extra time to get to the museum.

The de Young App by Guidekick


Free and available for download on the Apple App Store.


Hours

Tues–Sun9:30 am–5:15 pm
Friday Nights at the de Young Apr 15–Nov 25, 2016 | 5–8:45 pm
Open select MondaysMay 30, 2016; Sept 5, 2016; Dec 19, 2016; Dec 26, 2016; Feb 20, 2016; May 29, 2017 | 9:30 am–5:15 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day and December 25. Check our calendar for special hours.

The Museum Café and Hamon Education Tower Observation Level close one hour prior to museum close.
 

General Admission

Adults$15
Seniors 65+$10
College students with valid ID$6
Youths 17 and underFree
FAMSF members (join today!)Free
Active U.S. military personnel
(plus up to 5 family members)
Free
First Tuesday of the monthFree (special exhibition fees still apply)
Audio tours$8 ($7 FAMSF members)

Prices may vary for special exhibitions.

Tickets to the de Young include same-day general admission to the Legion of Honor. Additional fees may apply for special exhibitions. Prices and hours subject to change without notice. Last ticket sold one hour before closing. Discounts cannot be combined with other offers or previously purchased tickets.
 

Visitor Info

Promotions

The de Young offers ongoing discounts and promotions including free general admission on the first Tuesday of every month and a public transportation discount. To see our current promotions, click here.

Visiting with Children

Infant changing stations are available in all restrooms. Standard-size strollers are allowed, however please note that some exhibitions have restricted stroller access.

The de Young offers a wide range of programming for children including a family audio tour available at the information desk, drop-in art classes on most Saturdays, and hands-on art making in the Artists Studio. For more information on programs for children, please visit Families with Children.