Visiting the Legion of Honor

November 26, 2012

Galleries 11 and 13 at the Legion of Honor are currently closed for maintenance.

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).


Open Tuesdays through Sundays9:30 am to 5:15 pm
Open Holiday HoursDecember 24 and 31, 9:30 am to 4 pm
Closed Mondays 

The Legion of Honor is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.

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

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 MembersFree

Save $1 per special exhibition ticket with advance online purchase. Prices in your shopping cart reflect the automatic savings.

Additional fees may apply for special exhibitions. Prices and hours are subject to change without notice.

Admission tickets to the Legion of Honor include same-day general admission to the de Young Museum (special exhibition fees not included).

Public Transportation Discount

Muni riders with Fast Pass or transfer receive a $2 discount. This discount is available in person at the time of purchase only, and does not apply to internet sales.

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.