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Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Tues through Sun   10AM—5PM
Monday                   Closed

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Try our online ticket sales or purchase your tickets when you arrive at the museum.


Ticket Type General Admission
Members always receive free admission. New! No reservations needed for members. Please pick up your tickets at the front desk.
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Adults $15
Seniors 65 and older $10
University Students $10
Youths ages (13-17) $10
Children (12 & under) Free
SFUSD Students Free
Active members of the U.S. Armed Forces plus up to five family members Free
Target Sundays Free
Thursday Nights $5

Special Exhibitions

Many special exhibitions require purchase of premium tickets. The cost of these tickets includes general admission. (Admission for Asian Art Museum members remains free.)

Large groups receive discounts and can access private guided tours. See our Organize a Group Visit page

Active members of the US Armed Forces are entitled to free entry for themselves and up to five family members. We thank you for your service. 

Visitors need valid ID to receive free or discounted entry.

Free Tickets

First Free Sundays

Courtesy of Target, general museum admission is free every first Sunday of the month. Additional entrance fees apply to special exhibitions. 

Community Access Tickets

Social service agencies and nonprofit groups that serve disadvantaged communities, schools and youth groups can enjoy access to the museum via our Community Access Fund. 

To apply for these tickets, please email at least two weeks before your proposed visit date. Include an attachment on your organization’s letterhead stating the number of tickets required and the proposed date.

Community Library Pass Program

The Asian Art Museum has teamed up with libraries throughout the Bay Area to offer library patrons an opportunity to visit the museum for free. Visit your library for more information.

Explorer Pass

The San Francisco Explorer Pass

Explore San Francisco at your own page and according to your interest with a flexible, easy-to-use attraction pass. Select four must-see, must-do attractions and tours from a comprehensive choice of more than 20 attractions such as the Asian Art Museum, California Academy of Sciences, Exploratorium, Great America, Ride the Ducks, a cruise or bus tour. Purchase your passes online and pick them up at the museum. Passes are only $85 for adults and $65 for children and are valid for 30 days after first use. Passes can be activated at any time for up to one year — great gifts for birthdays and holidays or your out-of-town visitors!


"Target First Free Sundays"—free general admission on the first Sunday of every month and the family programs offered on that day—are made possible by Target. The Community Access Fund is generously supported by California Bank & Trust. Lead funding for the Asian Art Museum’s Library Pass Program is provided by ScholarShare.