Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco - Legion Of Honor

100 34th Avenue, Lincoln Park, San Francisco, CA 94121


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Formerly known as the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, and built in commemoration of Californians who gave their lives in WWI, the French neoclassical Beaux-arts building overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge houses a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art. 

Collections include Rodin's Thinker, housed below the museum's distinctive pyramid skylight and surrounded by six additional galleries. 

The collection also focuses on European decorative arts and paintings, Ancient art, and a large collection of prints and drawings. 

Please check the museum website for updated exhibition information. Scheduling may have been modified as a result of the temporary museum closure.

Exhibitions & Dates

  • Michelle Erickson: Wild Porcelain

    Oct 30 2021 - Nov 20 2022

    Three cases of porcelain make political statements

  • Guo Pei: Couture Fantasy

    Apr 16 2022 - Sep 5 2022

    80+ works highlight China's first couturier's most important collections

  • Benoit Éditeur

    Jul 9 2022 - Nov 27 2022

    Benoit’s editions with Pablo Picasso, showing the pair’s spontaneous approach to art making