Audium 1616 Bush Street • San Francisco, CA 94109 Located at the Corner of Franklin Street 415-771-1616 This one-of-a-kind theater presents a unique exploration of space through music. One can listen as... more... map
Zeum 221 Fourth Street • San Francisco, CA 94103 415-777-2800 This fun and inspiring children's museum offers amazing hands-on fun for kids, including exhibits... more... map
Historic Homes & Buildings
Haas-Lilienthal House (circa 1886) 2007 Franklin Street • San Francisco, CA 94108 Located Between Washington & Jackson 415-441-3015 This elegant Queen Anne Victorian home delights visitors with one-hour tours of its large, formal... more... map
Mission Dolores (circa 1782) 3321 Sixteenth Street • San Francisco, CA 94114 415-621-8203 Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this place is San Francisco's first registered... more... map
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Drive • San Francisco, CA 94118 Located in Golden Gate Park 415-379-8000 "The greenest museum of its size in the world," the 412,000 square foot California Academy of... more... map
Cartoon Art Museum 655 Mission Street • San Francisco, CA 94105 415-227-8666 This is one of only two museums in the United States dedicated to the preservation and exhibition... more... map
Crown Point Press 20 Hawthorne Street • San Francisco, CA 94105 415-495-4220 Crown Point Press is a fine art print publisher, gallery and independent bookstore founded in 1962,... more... map
de Young Museum, The 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive • San Francisco, CA 94118 Located in Golden Gate Park 415-750-3600 The de Young Museum is a landmark art museum that houses priceless collections of 17th to 20th... more... map
Golden Gate Railroad Museum Located at Hunters Point Shipyard, Building 809 415-822-8728 This museum offers visitors the chance to learn about local railroad history by touring old... more...
Jewish Museum, The 166 Geary Street, Suite 1500 • San Francisco, CA 94108 415-591-8800 Exhibitions having to do with Jewish history that are geared towards a multicultural audience of... more... map
Judah L. Magnes Museum 2911 Russell Street • San Francisco, CA 94705 510-549-6950 Situated on beautiful park-like grounds, this museum of Jewish art, culture, and history features... more... map
Legion of Honor, The Thirty-Fourtth Avenue & Clement Street • San Francisco, CA 94122 Located at Lincoln Park 415-863-3330 This museum showcases ancient and European art that dates from 2,500 B.C. through the 20th century,... more... map
Mexican Museum Located at Fort Mason, Building D 415-202-9700 Artistic expressions of the Mexican and Latino peoples and cultures are featured in many... more...
Museum of Craft and Folk Art Located at Fort Mason Center, Landmark Building A 415-775-0991 This unusual museum features witty and elegant exhibitions of contemporary crafts, American folk... more...
Octagon House 2645 Gough Street • San Francisco, CA 94108 Located at Union Street 415-441-7512 Situated in a former circa 1861 residence, this museum features Early American decorative arts and... more... map
Presidio Museum Lincoln Boulevard and Funston Avenue • San Francisco, CA 94108 Located at Fort Mason 415-561-4331 Originally built as a hospital in the 1860s, this museum focuses on the role of the military in the... more... map
Ripley's Believe It or Not! 175 Jefferson Street • San Francisco, CA 94133 Located by Fisherman's Wharf 415-202-9850 This museum invites visitors to see hundreds of hard-to-believe artifacts, including such oddities... more... map
San Francisco Airport Museum 1766 El Camino Real • San Francisco, CA 94010 Located at San Francisco International Airport 650-821-6700 Exhibitions featured throughout these airport terminals highlight aviation history in the Pacific... more... map
San Francisco Art Institute 800 Chestnut Street • San Francisco, CA 94133 Located Between Leavenworth & Jones Streets 415-771-7020 This museum features numerous contemporary art exhibitions, artistic projects, a Diego Rivera... more... map
San Francisco Maritime Museum 900 Beach Street at the Foot of Polk Street • San Francisco, CA 94108 Located Across from Ghirardelli Square 415-561-7100 Housed in an historic Art-Deco building, this museum features hundreds of maritime artifacts,... more... map
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art 151 Third Street • San Francisco, CA 94103 Located Between Mission and Howard Streets 415-357-4000 This spectacular museum offers the West Coast's most comprehensive collection of 20th century art,... more... map
Society of California Pioneers 300 Fourth Street at Folsom • San Francisco, CA 94107 415-957-1849 Established in 1850, the Society of California Pioneers is the oldest historical society west of... more... map
SomArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan Street • San Francisco, CA 94103 415-552-2131 This museum showcases a variety of cultural art created by emerging and professional multicultural... more... map
Wells Fargo History Museum 420 Montgomery Street • San Francisco, CA 94108 415-396-2619 Two levels of this legendary bank's headquarters are filled with an assortment of artifacts from... more... map
Parks, Gardens & Zoos
Conservatory of Flowers Golden Gate Park • San Francisco, CA 94117 Located in Golden Gate Park, JFK Drive 415-666-7001 1,700 plant species from the tropical forests of more than 50 countries around the world are... more... map
Science & Technology
California Academy of the Sciences 55 Concourse Drive • San Francisco, CA 94118 Located at Golden Gate Park 415-750-7145 At this science center, visitors can experience an earthquake, explore the deep sea, view starry... more...
USS Pampanito Submarine Located at Pier 45, Fisherman's Wharf 415-755-1942 Having seen action in the Pacific during World War Two, this submarine is one of the most... more...
Tours & Cruises
Alcatraz Cruises Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing • San Francisco, CA 94111 415-981-7625 Alcatraz and history go hand in hand. Once home to some of America's most notorious criminals, the... more... map
Blue and Gold Fleet Located at Pier 41, Marine Terminal 415-705-8200 This company offers cruises that provide wonderful views of San Francisco Bay, the island of... more...
California Tours 500 Sutter Street, Suite 823 • San Francisco, CA 94704 415-393-4211 California Tours is a full service destination management and tour operator. They provide cost... more... map
Dockside Boat and Bed Located at Pier 39 415-392-5526 Here one can spend a night on a yacht, taking advantage of the dockside accommodations that feature... more...
Dylan's Tours 782 Columbus Avenue • San Francisco, CA 94133 415-932-6993 Family owned and operated sightseeing tour shop that has bike rentals and bus tours available.... more... map
Gears and Grapes Getaways 623 Fillmore Street • San Francisco, CA 94117 Located Between Fell & Hayes Streets 415-484-1238 Napa Valley is California's most celebrated and glamorous wine region, due largely in part to its... more... map
Red and White Fleet Pier 43 -1/2 at Fisherman's Wharf • San Francisco, CA 94133 415-673-2900 Founded in 1892, the historic Red and White Fleet is legendary for its premiere San Francisco... more...
Rendezvous Charters Located at Pier 40, South Beach Harbor 415-543-7333 Enjoy a romantic cruise at sunset, or a beautiful Sunday morning brunch, aboard one of these... more...
San Francisco Bicycle Rentals 425 Jefferson Street • San Francisco, CA 94109 415-922-4537 Save on bike tours through San Francisco. This bike rental shop offers amazing rides at low rates.... more... map