Legion of Honor
Your Benefit: General admission only (surcharge for special exhibitions)
Usual Price: Adult $15; Child 17 & Under Free
Address: 100 34th Ave, San Francisco
Opening Times: Tues–Sun 9:30 am–5:15 pm and select Mondays
Web Address: www.legionofhonor.famsf.org
The Legion of Honor, San Francisco's most beautiful museum, displays an impressive collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Built to commemorate Californian soldiers who died in World War I, the Legion of Honor is a beautiful Beaux-arts building located in San Francisco's Lincoln Park. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Golden Gate Bridge and all of San Francisco, the Legion is most noted for its breathtaking setting. Its collections include Rodin's Thinker, which sits in the museum's Court of Honor, European decorative arts and paintings, Ancient art, and one of the largest collections of prints and drawings in the country.
View 4,000 years of ancient art. The beautiful setting of Lincoln park lends itself to a day of wonderful art and spectacular views. Rotating exhibitions offer new thing to see every visit.
Special Requirements: Admissions desk at the front entrance of the museum
*General same day admission granted at the Legion of Honor and de Young Museum