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  3. San Francisco
  4. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Entry Tickets: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Product ID: 182342
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Newly opened in 2016, SFMOMA has been expanded by 7 floors which has tripled the museum's gallery space, allowing for more of its exceptional collection to be on view. SFMOMA is an unforgettable experience and a must-see San Francisco destination.
About this ticket
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the vast collections of the newly expanded 170,000 square foot SFMOMA
  • Enjoy the holdings of more than 33,000 modern and contemporary artworks among the world's most renowned artists
  • Relax and enjoy a variety of beverage and dining experiences at Cafe 5, In Situ, or Sightglass Coffee Bar
Full description
SFMOMA now expands to 170,000 square feet, featuring outstanding holdings of more than 33,000 modern and contemporary artworks by Alexander Calder, Frida Kahlo, Julie Mehretu, and numerous others, including an entire floor dedicated solely to photography. With six art-filled terraces, a new sculptural staircase and Roman steps where the public can gather, a variety of dining options, and a Museum store offering artful gift options for everyone, SFMOMA is an unforgettable experience and a must-see San Francisco destination.  

The museum is committed to exploring the new, the challenging, and the unexpected. From its internationally recognized and rapidly growing collection of more than thirty thousand artworks to its innovative film and performance programs, SFMOMA has continuously advanced the interpretation, presentation, and preservation of modern and contemporary art — embracing its connection to the world around us.

Reflecting the Bay Area’s tradition of technological innovation and forward thinking, the museum was one of the first American art museums to recognize photography and film as art forms, and championed architecture, design, and media arts before they were focuses of museum collecting. The museum houses deep holdings of work by individual artists across their careers, particularly within its Painting and Sculpture collection. The museum are also dedicated to supporting and collecting the work of California artists, especially those active in the Bay Area.

Artists are at the center of the work on display. Curators and conservators work directly with artists to interpret, present, and care for an artwork across its lifetime, even — as in the case of performance — if it’s only for one night.

Located in San Francisco’s bustling SoMA district, SFMOMA is just steps from Yerba Buena Gardens, downtown hotels, the Moscone Center, public transportation (including BART and Muni), and numerous parking garages. SFMOMA's garage on Minna Street is a few steps from the museum's main entrance on Third Street. Plus, parking on-site directly supports the museum. Limited bicycle parking is also available.
Includes
  • Entrance ticket to the Museum of Modern Art in San Francisco which can be enjoyed at your own pace

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Meeting point

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art 151 Third Street San Francisco, CA 94103. Enter on Third Street or the new entrance on Howard Street.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Limited bicycle parking is available on-site
• Please note that you must exchange your voucher for an actual ticket at any 3 of the ticketing counters on the second floor including: Ticketing Desk, Membership Desk, and the Information Desk. You will be asked to present your photo ID
• Download the free SFMOMA app and listen to beautifully produced stories featuring personalities not often heard in museums. Audio device rentals are available on Floor 2. Download the Audio app via sfmoma.org/app
• Special exhibits can be added at the ticket desk for a nominal fee. This summer (May 19-Sept 2, 2019), SFMOMA presents the exhibition Andy Warhol--From A to B and Back Again. This exhibition--the first Warhol retrospective organized in the U.S. since 1989--reconsiders the work of one of the most inventive, influential, and important American artists.
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