The museum is closed on Thursday, Nov. 16 for a private event.

Museum Hours
Thu: 1 PM–8 PM
Fri–Mon: 10 AM–5 PM
Tue–Wed: Closed
200 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Two women with audio headsets observe a concretion of ceramics found in the sea.


Our knowledgeable and friendly docents and storytellers introduce you to the collection and special exhibitions.

Free Guided Tours 

Free tours of the collection and special exhibitions are offered by our knowledgeable docents and Storytelling is offered by our engaging storytellers. Ask at the Information Desk to discover the latest offerings. 

  • Murakami: Monsterized tours: Mondays, Fridays, and weekends at 12:30 PM and Thursdays at 6 PM, through Feb. 12, 2024
  • Collection Galleries tour: Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, at 2:00 PM
  • Contemporary Art tour: Thursdays at 1:30 PM
  • Storytelling tour: First Sundays, 11:00 AM for pre-K audiences and 1:00 PM tour for all ages. 
  • Members-Only Docent Tours are held on the first Monday at 1:30 PM and third Saturday at 10:30 AM of each month. Reservations are required. Register for a members-only docent tour


Private Tours 

Treat your group to a private tour exploring the museum’s world-class collections or special exhibitions. See our Tour Options for more details, or for inquiries, contact [email protected] or call 415.581.3620.  


School Tours 

We offer free school tours for grades Pre-K through 12 and college. Visit our School Programs page to learn more about how your class can engage with the Asian Art Museum. Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions about school tours.  


Mobile Guide

Bring your headphones and be your own guide with our robust audio experiences. Learn more about the museum’s great works and other significant artworks in English, French, Spanish, Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, and American Sign Language. Learn more about the Mobile Guide, or download here: 

Upcoming Tour Events