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School Group Tours

College Tours

Access Tours and Programs

Adult Tours

Enhance your visit to the Legion of Honor with a tour of our permanent collection or special exhibition galleries. There are three tour options available for your enjoyment. Choose from a self-guided audio tour; one of our daily, public docent tours; or book a private, docent-led tour for your group of 10 or more.

Please note, we do not allow tours conducted by persons other than Museum staff or docents.

Audio Tours

Audio tours are also available for most major special exhibitions at the Legion of Honor. Special exhibition audio tours are $8 general, $7 members.

Docent Tours

Regularly scheduled docent tours are available Tuesdays through Sundays. Tours are free after museum admission, with no reservations required. You are welcome to join the tours in progress. See the Legion of Honor events calendar for times and details.

Legion of Honor Calendar

Private Docent-Led Tours

Private docent-led tours of the permanent collection and special exhibitions are offered to groups of 10 or more guests. Docent-led tours must be arranged at least four weeks in advance. Tours are usually 1-hour long. Tours can be reserved by calling the Group Sales department at (415) 750-3620 or

The Legion of Honor App by Guidekick

Get the most from your visit with the Legion of Honor mobile app, offering fascinating insights from the museum’s curators and an easily navigated map to help you see more of the collections. The 3-D interactive map guides you by pinpointing your exact location and offering clear direction on where to go next. The app also offers the locations of key amenities, including museum stores, restrooms, elevators, the café, and more.

The Legion of Honor app is free and available for download on the Apple App Store.