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Visiting the Legion of Honor

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco's most beautiful public museum is located in Lincoln Park at 100 34th Avenue (at Clement Street).

Map of the Legion of Honor

Special Guide for First Time Visitors

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Open Tuesdays through Sundays9:30 am–5:15 pm
Closed Mondays and Select HolidaysClosed Thanksgiving Day and December 25

Special Hours*

Monday, May 30, 2016,  9:30 am–5:15 pm
Saturday, December 24, 2016, 9:30 am–4 pm
Monday, December 26, 2016,  9:30 am–5:15 pm
Saturday, December 31, 2016, 9:30 am–4 pm
Monday, May 29, 2017, 9:30 am–5:15 pm

General admission to the Legion of Honor is free for all veterans and active military personnel with military ID on Veterans Day. 

*Special hours are subject to different prices for some special exhibitions

General Admission

Seniors 65+$7
Youths 13–17$6
College Students with valid ID$6
Children 12 and underFree
First Tuesday of the monthFree (special exhibition fees still apply)
FAMSF Members (join today!)Free

Discounts and Promotions

The Legion of Honor 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

Standard-size strollers are allowed, however please note that some exhibitions have restricted stroller access.

For more information on programs for children, please visit Families with Children.


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