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

Every Saturday
Saturday, January 29, 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 29, 2022

9:00 am   “The Market” New Farmers Market at Parkmerced (SF)  FREE
9:30 am   Nature on Sonoma Mountain: Hike with a Naturalist (Jack London State Park)  $10*
*$10 per person, in addition to $10 per car entry fee (up to nine passengers).
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
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.
10:00 am   Chinese New Year Festival 2022 Kickoff & Mini Parade (SF)  FREE
10:00 am   Keep Ocean Beach Clean  FREE*
*Sign up at https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/399341/
10:00 am   San Francisco City Jobs Fair 2022 (Golden Gate Park)  FREE
10:30 am   From Island to Land: Jo Mora’s Creative Trail in the Bay Area  FREE*
*Register ahead of time to attend!
11:00 am   SF’s Mobile Rec Center for Kids w/ BMX Ramps & Skateboarding (Jan. 15 – Mar. 5)  FREE*
*Free for kids
All Day   Concord Comfort Food Week 2022: Final Weekend (Jan. 14-31)  FREE*
*FREE to get the Passport (mobile only)
11:00 am   OMCA’s New Exhibit “Edith Heath: A Life in Clay” (Jan. 29 – Oct. 30)  $16*
*$16 adults, $11 student/senior, $7 youth
11:30 am   “Saturday Sounds” Rooftop Folk Concert at Salesforce Park (SF)  FREE*
*Free and open to the public
12:00 pm   Lunar New Year Celebration at Westfield Mall Oakridge (Jan. 29-30)  FREE
12:00 pm   2022 West Coast Classic Beard & Mustache Championships (Mill Valley)  FREE*
*Spectators Free. Competitors $20
12:00 pm   Oakland Museum of CA’s Free Outdoor Lunchtime Concerts (Every Saturday)  FREE
12:00 pm   IBX Fitness Grand Opening Party + Free Class Passes (Albany)  FREE*
*Free to attend! RSVP at https://bit.ly/ibxparty
12:00 pm   SF’s “The City Canvas” Mural Festival at Pier 70 (Jan. 27-30)  FREE*
*RSVP Required. Reservations are limited and we anticipate this event will sell out. Admission is FREE with a suggested donation of $10.
1:00 pm   AAPI Garden Cleanup (SF)  FREE*
*Register at https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA
1:00 pm   Oakland 2022 “Year of the Tiger” Lunar New Year Celebration (Jack London Square)  FREE
2:00 pm   Titans of Comedy at Atlas  FREE*
*purchase 2 menu items
3:00 pm   Book Talk: “The Auntie Sewing Squad Guide To Mask Making, Radical Care, Social Justice”  FREE*
*Donations appreciated
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
5:00 pm   SF’s “Light up the Night” Bike Parade in Golden Gate Park  FREE
7:30 pm   Below the Surface: Music by Women Composers  FREE*
*Free Online RSVP, $15 General Admission, $10 C4NM Members, Donations Accepted
7:30 pm   “Cars and Coffee” at Ocean Beach (SF)  FREE
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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