San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) in San Francisco, CA

151 Third StreetSan Francisco, CA 94103
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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is brimming with renowned exhibits and iconic works of art—from Frida Kahlo and Robert Rauschenberg to Andy Warhol and Paul Klee. With a growing collection of over 33,000 modern and contemporary artworks housed within an architecturally stunning space, this is a must-visit SF art museum.

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Good To Know

  • The museum boasts a vast collection of modern and contemporary art, featuring works from renowned artists such as Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, and more.
  • The building is known for its striking white facade and expansive gallery spaces.
  • SFMOMA hosts a rotating schedule of exhibitions, so there is always something new on view.
  • The museum offers family-friendly programs and activities, making it an excellent destination for visitors of all ages.
  • Download the SFMOMA app before you go and experience Art Goggles, an audio-based game that guides families across the museum.
  • Grab a bite to eat at one of the museum's multiple dining options.


from San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the United States and a thriving cultural center for the Bay Area. The remarkable collection of painting, sculpture, photography, architecture, design, and media arts is housed over seven gallery floors in an LEED Gold-certified building designed by the global architects Snøhetta and Mario Botta.

SFMOMA believes the art of our time is vital and shares it with passion and purpose, and that art and the creative process can open minds and help build a better world. For that reason, we assemble unparalleled collections, create exhilarating exhibitions, and develop engaging public programs that connect with the community. Welcome!

Everyone needs a ticket for entry, even those 18 and under — who always get in free.
Please note: Special surcharged exhibitions such as Yayoi Kusama: Infinite Love are not included with this General Admission ticket.
SFMOMA is just steps from Union Square, Yerba Buena Gardens, downtown hotels, the Moscone Center, public transportation, and numerous parking garages.
Limited bicycle parking is available on-site.
Voucher cannot be combined with other offers or discount programs.
Voucher can be redeemed at the Ticketing Desk on the 2nd floor.
Wheelchair accessible.
Be sure to book in advance.
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Frequently Asked Questions about San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Do I need to purchase an admissions ticket to look at the public areas in the museum?

The free public spaces on Floors 1 and 2 open at 10:00 am daily and do not require a ticket. Enjoy artist JR's Chronicles of San Francisco, Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 895: Loopy Doopy (white and blue), and Julie Mehretu's HOWL, eon (I, II), or visit our two Museum Stores. To enter the galleries, a ticket is required.

Can I bring my food and beverages into the museum?

Eating and drinking are prohibited in the museum galleries but are allowed in designated areas. You may bring sealed food and drink containers into the museum if they are packed away in a bag and not consumed inside the galleries.

Are strollers allowed in the museum?

Strollers are permitted inside the museum unless otherwise noted on the gallery or specific exhibit.

Can I bring a backpack inside?

Yes, however, backpacks must be carried by hand below the waist or worn on the front of your body at all times.

Does the museum offer parking?

Parking is available at the SFMOMA Parking Garage at 147 Minna Street, located a few steps from the museum’s main entrance on Third Street. Limited bicycle parking is also available. SFMOMA members receive 25% off parking and non-members are offered a 10% discount. Parking tickets can be self-validated at the coat check on Floor 1.

Can I bring my pet?

Pets are not permitted at SFMOMA. Only service animals on a leash are permitted.

Can I take pictures in the museum?

Non-flash photography and videography are allowed for personal, noncommercial use (except where indicated). Tripods and selfie sticks are prohibited.