San Francisco’s oldest public museum, de Young Museum features American fine art to the 21st Century opened in 1895, international contemporary art, textiles, and costumes etc. Thousands of artifacts and international talent are on display that paints a picture of worldwide proportions. Collection spans 4,000 years of ancient art from all continents.
The de Young Museum tower rises 144 ft. to provide magnificent panoramic views. On October 15th, 2005, the de Young Museum re-opened in a state of the art new facility that integrates art, architecture and the natural landscape in one multi-faceted destination.
Opening hours are 9:30 am to 5:00 pm from Tuesdays to Sundays.
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