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Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

Every Saturday
Saturday, January 22, 2022 - 9:30 am to 5:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Advanced timed tickets required.

de Young Museum | 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA


Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

Every Saturday, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price.

Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, including art-making, gallery guides, and tours with discussion and sketching in the permanent galleries.

Free Saturdays for Bay Area Residents

de Young Museum
Golden Gate Park \ 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA 94118
– Most Saturdays
– Timed ticket reservations typically from 9:30a to 4:30p
Reserve tickets in advance to skip the line – timed tickets required. Limited in person tickets might be available at the membership desk

  • This offer applies only to general admission for the permanent collection galleries.
  • Full-priced admission to special exhibitions still applies.
  • For: Residents of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma Counties with valid photo ID or postmarked envelope bearing home address
  • Free Saturdays will not take place on Saturday, June 12, 2021 and will resume on Saturday, June 19, 2021

Visitors ages 17 and under always receive free admission to the permanent collection galleries.

Please note this free Saturdays offer could be changed or canceled at anytime. Visit deyoung.famsf.org for updates before attending.

Essential and Frontline Workers Discount

We are pleased to offer free general admission for essential workers — including emergency services, health care, grocery stores, city operations and maintenance, social services, public transit, and delivery services — to receive a $15 discount on tickets to special exhibitions, through December 2021. This discount can be redeemed on-site with your work badge. Please see the full list of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers.

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


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Cost: FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Advanced timed tickets required.
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Discount Tix / Promo Codes, Free Museum Day, In Person
Address: 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA

Saturday, January 22, 2022

9:00 am   “The Market” New Farmers Market at Parkmerced (SF)  FREE
9:30 am   Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Advanced timed tickets required.
9:30 am   Free “Legion of Honor” Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Timed advanced tickets required
10:00 am   Lower Nob Hill Cleanup  FREE*
*Register at https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA
10:00 am   Hayes Valley Community Cleanup  FREE*
*https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA
10:00 am   Bayview Hill Cleanup  FREE*
*Register for free at https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/430723/
10:00 am   Outer Mission/Cayuga Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up at https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA
10:00 am   San Francisco City Jobs Fair 2022 (Bayview Park)  FREE
10:00 am   Bavyiew Park & Playground Reopening + Free Swim Day (SF)  FREE
10:00 am   Guided Orchard Walk at Los Altos History Museum  FREE
10:45 am   2022 “Walk for Life” West Coast (SF)  FREE
11:00 am   Drop-in Bike Clinic (Mountain View)  FREE
11:00 am   SF’s Mobile Rec Center for Kids w/ BMX Ramps & Skateboarding (Jan. 15 – Mar. 5)  FREE*
*Free for kids
11:00 am   Minecraft Tour of SF’s Chinatown Alleyways for Lunar New Year (2022)  FREE*
*RSVP
11:30 am   “Saturday Sounds” Rooftop Folk Concert at Salesforce Park (SF)  FREE*
*Free and open to the public
12:00 pm   SF’s “The City Canvas” Mural Festival + Night Market at Pier 70 (Jan. 22-30)  FREE*
*RSVP Required. Reservations are limited and we anticipate this event will sell out. Admission is FREE with a suggested donation of $10.
12:00 pm   Oakland Museum of CA’s Free Outdoor Lunchtime Concerts (Every Saturday)  FREE
12:30 pm   “Break the Chains” Pro-Choice Protest at Powell & Market (SF)  FREE*
*No cost at all.
1:00 pm   Indian Spring “Basant” Kite Festival in Golden Gate Park (SF)  $5*
*$5 donation. All proceeds go towards COVID relief efforts
2:00 pm   Sour Cherry Comics Pop Up at Milk SF  FREE
2:00 pm   Titans of Comedy at Atlas  FREE*
*purchase 2 menu items
2:00 pm   Free Single Malt Whisky Tasting (Pacifica)  FREE
2:00 pm   Titans of Comedy at Atlas  FREE*
*purchase 2 menu items
2:30 pm   “Essence” Contemporary View of Nature by Two CA Artists (Alameda)  FREE
3:00 pm   Bernal Chess Day  FREE*
*Please support the venue by buying something to eat, drink, or take home for later.
5:00 pm   SF’s Tiki Bar “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (5p , 7p + 9p Shows)  $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20). General Admission tickets $20 adv with code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $25) - There is a two drink minimum
6:30 pm   FREE Tix: Downtown SF’s Brand New Speakeasy Comedy Night  FREE*
*Free tickets for first 100
6:30 pm   SF’s Downtown Secret Alley Outdoor Comedy Night (2022)  $10*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for limited $10 tickets (normally $15.
7:00 pm   Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy (7p + 9p)  $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20). General Admission tickets $20 adv with code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $25) - limited to 40 tickets due to maintain social-distance. There is a two drink minimum
7:00 pm   “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Saturday Night (SF)  $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20). General Admission tickets $20 adv with code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $25) - limited to 40 tickets due to maintain social-distance. There is a two drink minimum
7:00 pm   SF’s Secret Speakeasy Winter Comedy Night  $10*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets start at $10 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP. There is a two drink minimum
10:00 pm   “Speechless Live” w/ Surprise Broadway Guests (SF)  $18*
*Normally $20, use promo code SPEECH10 for 10% off tickets.
10:30 pm   No Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)  $10*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $10 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $15-20). Two drink minimum
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