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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


Open Tuesdays through Sundays9:30 am–5:15 pm
Closed Mondays and Select HolidaysClosed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and Presidents Day
Open Holiday HoursJuly 4, December 24, and December 31, 9:30 am–4 pm

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 6–17$6
College Students with valid ID$6
Children 5 and underFree
First Tuesday of the monthFree (special exhibition fees still apply)
FAMSF MembersFree

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).

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.