ALERTWe are open on Pride weekend June 25-26.  Please check for street closures.

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Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Tues–Wed  10AM–5PM
Thurs  10AM–9PM
Fri–Sun 10AM–5PM
Monday       Closed

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Plan Your Visit

Look no further for all the information you need to plan the perfect museum trip.
The museum will close at 5 PM on Thursday, June 16 for a private event.
We are open on Pride weekend June 25-26.  Please expect street closures and traffic congestion, especially on June 26. All Tickets are $10 for both days, and include entry into the special exhibition, Emperors' Treasures.


Tues–Sun 10–5 PM
Monday Closed
Thursday 10-9 PM (Mar 17-Sep 29, 2016, except Jun 16)

The museum closes on the following holidays: Jan 1, Thanksgiving Day, and Dec 25.

Getting to the Museum

Whether you’re driving or taking public transportation, the Asian Art Museum is easily accessible. 


Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St
San Francisco, CA 94102
Between Fulton & McAllister Sts, opposite City Hall.
BART/Muni: Civic Center. Note: No BART service between Oakland and San Francisco Aug. 1 & 2, and Sep 5-7.
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).

Out-of-Town Visitors
Get the scoop on visiting from outside San Francisco, including discounts and hotel packages.


See our Ticketing page for the full rundown on museum admission, including pricing for special exhibitions and discounted/free tickets.

Information Desk

The Information Desk is the perfect place to begin your exploration. Staff will share details on special programs and upcoming tours. This is where to grab a museum brochure and map, or borrow a complimentary self-guided multimedia tour.


See our tours page for a range of tours that are available to museum visitors, both guided and self-guided.

Visiting with Kids

The museum welcomes families. Admission for children 12 years and under is free. Strollers are available at the Coat Check, and diaper-changing facilities are available in all museum restrooms.

Free Family Programs allow parents and children to share exploration of Asian history and cultures via storytelling. Target First Free Sundays feature extra family programs.

Visitors with Special Needs

Find out about accessibility and extra amenities on our Visitors with Special Needs page.

Coat Check

Please use the museum’s free Coat Check service (located on the first floor) to store all backpacks and umbrellas, as well as any purses, bags or large parcels.

Visitors may borrow strollers, wheelchairs, and lightweight folding stools free of charge from the Coat Check, subject to availability. You must leave an I.D. in exchange.


See the Museum Policies page for details on safety, sketching and photography.