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To ensure steady movement of patrons through the exhibition spaces and to prevent patrons from gathering together for a sustained period, all private tours, group reservations and group visits with members of different households are not currently allowed, per City and County of San Francisco guidelines. For additional safety measures being implemented, please visit our Welcome Back page.

VIP Docent Tours

Experience an unforgettable and immersive view of our permanent collection and special exhibitions with a private VIP docent tour. Guests skip the lines and are led by their own expert docent for a customized tour, offering an insider’s view of the museum and unique opportunities to enjoy the art on view. 

Reservations for private VIP Docent Tours will be available for our upcoming exhibitions as well as our permanent collections. Tours can be arranged for individuals and groups of up to 10 people, and are usually an hour long. Tours must be reserved at least four weeks in advance. To book, call Group Sales at 415.750.3620 or email

Audio Tours

Permanent Collection

Audio tours of the Legion's permanent collection are available from Antenna Audio. The audio tour is designed in collaboration with the museum's curators to enhance your visit to the Legion of Honor. Prices are $8 general, $7 members. The tour is free to visually impaired visitors, and a large-print script of the tour is available free of charge to hearing impaired visitors. Visitors may purchase tours at the museum or online with ticket purchases.

Special Exhibitions

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

Public Docent Tours

Regularly scheduled docent tours are available Tuesdays through Sundays. Tours are free with museum admission. See the Legion of Honor events calendar for times and details.

Private Docent Tours

Private docent tours are available to groups of 10 or more for an additional fee after the cost of tickets. Learn more about arranging private docent tours for group visits.

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School Group Tours

College Tours

Access Tours and Programs

Private Tours