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The Rama Epic

Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe
Oct 21, 2016 —
Jan 15, 2017



All tickets include the museum's collection galleries. 
Click here to buy your tickets. 

  Weekday Weekend
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Members always enjoy free priority admission. Pick up your tickets anytime at the admission desk.
Adults $20 $25
Seniors (65 & older) $15 $20
College Students (with ID) $15 $20
Youths (13-17) $15 $20
Children (12 & under)

SFUSD Students

Active members of the U.S. Armed Forces
(+ up to five family members)
Target First Free Sundays*   $10
*Free general admission on this day is made possible by Target. An exhibition surcharge applies.

Group Visits

Group Visits 
Groups of 10 or more people enjoy discounted admission. We encourage groups to book early due to expected high demand for this exhibition. You can book using our online form, or you can fax or mail us the The Rama Epic tour form. Please reserve and pay for your group reservation at least two weeks in advance. Once payment is received, no refunds or exchanges will be allowed. Send any questions to 

Group Admission (per person) Weekday Weekend
Adults $18 $23
Seniors, university students, and youths (13-17) $14 $19
Children (12 & under) FREE FREE
Museum Members FREE FREE
Self-guided multimedia tours for groups are $4 per person, available in English.

Private Exhibition Tours 

Let our expert docents lead a tour of the exhibition for your group. Rates are per group and do not include museum admission. Remember to book online at least two weeks before your visit or call us at 415.581.3620. 

 1–20 guests $125

Audio Tour

Complete your exhibition experience with the audio tour of The Rama Epic: Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe. Following the unique format of our exhibition, this audio tour plunges you into the experiences of the four main characters in this sweeping saga. As you view the dramatic artworks, listen to the characters—warmly voiced by masterful narrators—describe the heartache and triumphs they experienced in those very scenes. 

You can download the tour for free from iTunes or Google Play. Or rent an iPod Touch featuring the tour from the museum’s Multimedia Desk for just $5 (free for museum members).

Listen to a sample of the audio tour:

Visiting Information

Asian Art Museum 
200 Larkin St 
San Francisco, CA 94102 
Between Fulton & McAllister St., opposite City Hall. 

Public Transportatio
Take BART or Muni to Civic Center station 

Driving & Biking 
Driving directions (Google maps) 
Parking: reserve through Parking Panda or browse all available parking on Google maps
Bicycle racks: find them next to the museum entrance and on McAllister (between Larkin and Hyde streets).

WiFi Access
Free public WiFi is available. Simply turn on WiFi on your device and choose the network "AAMG."