Local Art Museums

We are fortunate to live in an area that is rich with cultural resources. There are four major museums with large permanent collections in San Francisco: Asian Museum, De Young, Legion of Honor, and Museum of Modern Art. They also attract major traveling exhibits. They have smaller permanent collections that are not always in view. But they, too, attract traveling exhibitions.


Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
California History Society
678 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University
Lomita Drive and Museum Way
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
De Young Museum
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
Legion of Honor
Lincoln Park
34th Avenue and Clement Streets
San Francisco, CA 94121
Oakland Museum
1000 Oak Street
Oakland, CA 94607
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
151 Third Street (between Mission and Howard)
San Francisco, CA 94103
San Jose Museum of Art
110 S. Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113