The Joy of Museums

Finding Beauty & Meaning in Museums

Your Visit to the De Young Museum

M. H. de Young Memorial Museum

The de Young Museum collection includes: American art from the 17th through the 21st centuries, international contemporary art, textiles, and costumes, and art from the Americas, the Pacific and Africa.

Below are some details that may help you in planning your visit to the De Young Museum.

Location:                        San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California, USA

Address:                          50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr, San Francisco

Public transit access: 

  • 44 O’Shaughnessy Bus
  • 5 or 5L-Fulton Bus
  • 28 Bus
  • N-Judah Muni Metro


Essential Facts:

  • Name:                   De Young Museum
  • City:                       San Francisco
  • Country:               United States
  • Established:         1895
  • Type:                     Fine Arts Museum



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Photo Credit:1) By Amadscientist (Original photographer Mark James Miller) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons