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Legion of Honor

100 34th Ave, Lincoln Park, San Francisco, CA 94121-1677
+1 415-750-3600
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An outstanding collection of European art in a gorgeous hilltop museum setting.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
100 34th Ave, Lincoln Park, San Francisco, CA 94121-1677
+1 415-750-3600
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Reviewed 3 days ago

From the structure itself to the statues on the grounds, the is was a very enjoyable stop during our stay in San Francisco. Great views as well.

Thank gdcouffer
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is a treasure for S.F. Location is breathtaking. Will be surprised by the quality of art and the choice of rotating exhibitions.

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited with friends who live close by and knew there was the Klimt and Rodin exhibition on. The building is not a typical museum by design but the entrance area is cool with its many columns and open space. The exhibition was good and...More

Thank nabbthis
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a dear international friend to the Degas and The French Millinery Trade exhibit in September. It was delightful as was the rest of the museum's exhibits. The Legion of Honor is located in Golden Gate Park and walking around the site and driving...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really fine collection of works. Some might find it pricey, but consider the provenance and the artworks themselves. We found it a lovely experience.

Thank John-David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming to the Legion after the DeYoung Summer of Love was pretty refreshing. The permanent exhibitions and the rotating new shows keeps me going back. Parking is my only issue. Food is good in their dining area as is the gift shop.

Thank June K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited in August 2017. The Legion of Honor has a wonderful permanent collection, which was my reason for being their. I also attended the "Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade" exhibition, which was not worth it! I loved the painting and sculpture collection,...More

Thank RoryMorty
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an art museum with great works, and is small enough to see in one day. The highlight was a discussion by a docent of the Egyptian mummies and how they were made. She was perhaps the best informed docent in any museum that...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice little cozy museum located in one of the most beautiful sites of the city! Very clean everywhere! Beautiful and clean restroom decorated with nice fresh-flower vases is pretty and relaxing. The room with a beautiful collection of porcelain pieces is a must-see, and...More

Thank aprilc4222016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Modelled after the French Pavilion of the Pan-Pacific American International Exhibition, this elegant building houses classic art and some BLOCK-BUSTER shows. Scenic overlook is jaw=-dropping

Thank TinandChuck
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9 August 2017|
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Response from jilltravels2016 | Reviewed this property |
It's. Eden there for a while so the crowds are not as bad as when it opened. I'd recommend during the week if that's an option. I was there in a Sunday and even then the crowds were not too bad. I'm guessing a weekday... More
Rachel L
19 July 2017|
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Response from 10,356 | Reviewed this property |
Mostly art I never saw Mummy's.
1 May 2017|
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Response from dcr1837 | Reviewed this property |
First Tuesday of the Month, general admission is free, exclusive of special events/exhibits