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Legion of Honor

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Legion of Honor Museum Admission
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Legion of Honor Museum Admission
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An outstanding collection of European art in a gorgeous hilltop museum setting.
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100 34th Ave, Lincoln Park, San Francisco, CA 94121-1677
+1 415-750-3600
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the museum I visited and liked in San Francisco. A trail starts from there that will take you to the water and great views of the bridge. So make a day (well 3-4 hours) out of it.

Thank Nikos T
Reviewed 2 days ago

You can see this amazing art place with same ticket as the de young Museum. Main attraction here is the Mummies, they have brought from Egypt. Collection of paintings is awesome. Another collection in the first floor on ceramic art is also nice. If you...More

Thank Ajeya
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a magnificent museum in every respect. We never miss the special exhibitions in the lower level, but the rest of the collections are well worth the extra time. Fantastic Rodin sculptures are a must see. A reconstructed salon room from France is an...More

Thank BobandDenise1979
Reviewed 2 days ago

This fine arts museum on the top of the hill overlooking San Francisco Bay was donated by the Spreckels sugar family. The museum hosts famous sculpture, The Thinker by Rodin. Lots of free parking on site.

Thank Joyce N
Reviewed 4 days ago

This venue is very well-described in the main Guide-Books : it has a brilliant location, with spectacular views, and the Building itself is absolutely superb. But thereafter? You pay (with a discount for "Seniors"), and you walk around a rather mediocre collection of "Art" -...More

Thank Gooner10-8
Reviewed 5 days ago

We are members of the museum. This is my honey's favorite. The area around the Legion of Honor museum is beautiful, but often chilly. Parking is terrible especially on the weekends, but the view of the GG bridge is breath taking. The little café is...More

Thank Chris Y
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you have an art history background, you already know about the Legion of Honor and it’s superlative Collection of French art of the 18th and 19th centuries. If you don’t know art that well, you’ll be surprised by the beautiful building, beautiful panoramic setting...More

Thank Zzardvark
Reviewed 6 days ago

A few steps away from the Legion of Honor front lawns are some of the most spectacular views of the Golden Gate Bridge in the city. The permanent collection is lovely and a manageable size. When you enter the building the first thing you see...More

Thank Denise T
Reviewed 6 days ago

The building itself is a replica of the Legion of Honor of Paris, France. It was donated to the city the by the sugar magnate Adolph Spreckles. It sits on a beautiful site overlooking the city and the bay in Lincoln Park

Thank Joyce N
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I am asked for the best sites to visit in San Francisco, this is always my No. 1 recommendation. It is much more than a fine museum, it is a unique and beautiful replica of a French palace, in a spectacular setting in Lincoln...More

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Barbara G
10 August 2018|
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Response from maryianking | Reviewed this property |
I would allow the minimum of three to four hours. More for a first visit if you want to see everything at a pleasant pace
19 May 2018|
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Response from Docenta | Reviewed this property |
No, we did not, we went into the museum as well saying we wanted to dine only so we did not purchase any tickets
13 March 2018|
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Response from kristineclark | Reviewed this property |
First Tuesday of each month.