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Listen to an artist fill our lecture hall with urgent debate, lie in the grass under a giant safety pin, watch from the tower as a fog bank rolls in from the ocean, study the tiny figures of the Akan gold-weights or the dizzying sweep of Frederic Edwin Church’s Rainy Season in the Tropics, discuss it all over beers in our café, surrounded by the eucalyptus and redwoods of Golden Gate Park.

General Admission

  • Members: Free
  • Adults: $15
  • Seniors 65+: $10
  • College Students: $6
  • 17 and under: Free
  • First Tuesday of the Month: Free
  • Audio Tours: $8/$7 Members
Additional fees apply for special exhibitions. Purchase tickets by phone 24/7: 888.901.6645 (800.777.9996 for members). Transaction fees apply.

Regular Hours

Regular Hours


9:30 am–5:15 pm

Special Hours

May 29, 2017

9:30 am–5:15 pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Check the calendar for special hours.
​The Museum Café and Hamon Education Tower Observation Level close one hour prior to the museum’s close.

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Tickets include same-day general admission to the Legion of Honor.

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Additional Information

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.

Here in Golden Gate Park

Our building is an essential destination in San Francisco, a modern architectural landmark that offers sweeping views of the city from a dramatic tower observation level.