San Francisco History Museums

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California Historical Society

678 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105 (Map)

The California Historical Society is a statewide membership-based organization. Its mission is to engage the public’s interest and participation…

+1 415.357.1848

CHSA Museum

965 Clay Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 (Map)

The Chinese Historical Society of America Museum is situated in the heart of San Francisco’s Chinatown. Located in a historic building…

+1 415.391.1188

GLBT Historical Museum

4127 18th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114 (Map)

Located in San Francisco's Castro District, The GLBT History Museum is the first full-scale, stand-alone museum of its kind in the United States.…

+1 415.621.1107

Haas-Lilienthal House

2007 Franklin St., San Francisco, CA 94109 (Map)

Tours of this house museum are offered regularly: – Sundays, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Wednesdays and Saturdays,  noon –…


Historical Torture Museum -- CLOSED

Moraga and Montgomery Streets, San Francisco, CA 94123 (Map)

+1 415.646.0606

Maritime Museum - San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

900 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Map)

Through November 2013, the park’s 1939 streamline moderne Maritime Museum celebrates the history of both San Francisco Bay racing and…

+1 415.447.5000

National Maritime Museum - Aquatic Park

Beach St @ Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Map)

Museum features interactive exhibits, ship models, figureheads, maritime paintings, photos, and artifacts. The library has a premiere collection…

+1 415.929.0202

Natural World Museum

Building 1009, General Kennedy Ave, San Francisco, CA 94129 (Map)

The Natural World Museum collects and exhibits art that depicts the world of nature for the enjoyment and enlightenment of its visitors and…


San Francisco Fire Museum

655 Presidio Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115 (Map)


San Francisco Museum & Historical Society

88 Fifth Street, San Francisco, CA 94129 (Map)

The San Francisco Museum and Historical Society is dedicated to preserving, interpreting and presenting the historical heritage of San Francisco.

+1 415.537.1105

The Society of California Pioneers

300 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA 94925 (Map)

Established in 1850, The Society of California Pioneers is a not-for-profit museum, library, and cultural organization dedicated to advancing…

+1 415.957.1849

Western Neighborhood Project

3404 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94121 (Map)

+1 415.750.1078

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