The Most Important Museums in San Francisco
Displaying masterpieces by artists such as Matisse, Picasso, Dalí and Miró, the SFMOMA is considered to be the city's best museum.
Legion of Honor is one of the most important museums in San Francisco. Inside, you'll find works by artists such as Rodin, Rembrandt, Monet and Rubens.
Originally gifted to the city by a millionaire art collector, the Asian Art Museum houses one of the most comprehensive Asian art collections in the world.
Reopened in 2005, the de Young Museum houses a large collection of 19th and 20th century artwork. It also exhibits African works of art.
The California Academy of Sciences is a aquarium, planetarium, and natural history museum all under one roof!
The Exploratorium is far more than a museum; it's a unique place where both adults and children alike can explore the world through science.
The Madame Tussauds museum has replaced the original San Francisco Wax Museum and houses models of both historical and present day figures.
Interesting and Surprising Museums
The Cable Car Museum is the perfect place to learn all about the most endearing means of transport in San Francisco.
The Musée Mécanique is a collector's dream come true! This interactive museum is home to 20th century penny arcade games and over 300 mechanical machines.