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Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: de Young + Leg ,San Francisco, United States

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Visit two of San Francisco's finest art museums: de Young & Legion of Honor. Admission to one Museum is valid for admission to the other museum's permanent collection if visited on the same day.

Type : Sightseeing Tours,

Category : Arts & Culture Family Attraction

Visit two of San Francisco's finest art museums: de Young & Legion of Honor. Founded in 1895 in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum has been an integral part of the cultural fabric of the city and a cherished destination for millions of residents and visitors to the region for over 100 years. de Young provides San Francisco with a landmark art museum to showcase the museum's priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, Textile arts, and art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Built to commemorate Californian soldiers who died in World War I, the Legion of Honor is a beautiful Beaux-arts building located in San Francisco's Lincoln Park. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Golden Gate Bridge and all of San Francisco, the Legion is most noted for its breathtaking setting. Its collections include Rodin's Thinker, which sits in the museum's Court of Honor, European decorative arts and paintings, Ancient art, and one of the largest collections of prints and drawings in the country.

Includes : Entrance to de Young Museum and Legion of Honor Museum

Note : Transportation not included

Additional Information : This tour is operated in air conditioned vehicles.