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 are currently available for Casanova: The Seduction of Europe and our permanent collection. 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 and are $300 per tour. 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 in the main lobby or online.

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.

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.

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