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SF’s Free Museum Day: Due to Bad Air Quality | SFMOMA + de Young + Asian Art Museu

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Sunday, November 18, 2018 - All Day | Cost: FREE
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SF’s Free Museum Weekend: Due to Bad Air Quality | Nov 16-18

Due to the bad air quality in the Bay Area due to the fires, several museums are offering free admission to help people cope with the smoke stay indoors. Remember, N95 masks are great, but it’s no substitute for staying indoors. Thanks to sf72.org for the tip off.

Free San Francisco Museums Due to Bad Air Quality

  • SFMOMA – Free admission for all to the permanent collection on Floor 2 – No Ticket Required (November 16-18)
  • de Young Museum – Free general admission this weekend for all (November 16-18)
  • Asian Art Museum – The entire museum will be available as a free space to escape the smoke. Simply visit our front desk to gain free admission (November 16-18)
  • Museum of African Diaspora (MoAD) – Admission to all galleries are free through Sunday. (November 16-18

Other Indoor “Poor Air Respite: Locations

San Francisco Public Libraries

  • Chinatown Branch Library: 1135 Powell Street
  • Glen Park Branch Library: 2825 Diamond Street
  • Mission Bay Library: 960 Fourth Street
  • San Francisco Main Library: 100 Larkin Street

Recreation & Community Centers

  • Dr. George W. Davis Senior Center: 1751 Carroll Avenue (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Betty Ong Recreation Center: 1199 Mason St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Bernal Heights Recreation Center: 500 Moultrie St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Eureka Valley Recreation Center: 100 Collingwood St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Gene Friend Recreation Center: 270 6th St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Glen Park Recreation Center: Bosworth & O’Shaughnessy (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Golden Gate Park Senior Center: 6101 Fulton St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Hamilton Recreation Center: 1900 Geary Blvd (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Harvey Milk Photo Center: 50 Scott St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Joseph Lee Recreation Center: 1395 Mendell St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Center: 650 Capitol (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Mission Art Center: 745 Treat Ave (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Mission Recreation Center: 2450 Harrison St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Moscone Recreation Center: 1800 Chestnut St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Palega Recreation Center: 500 Felton St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Potrero Hill Recreation Center: 801 Arkansas St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Randall Museum: 199 Museum Way (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Richmond Recreation Center: 251 18th Ave (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Sharon Art Studio: Sharon Meadow (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • St. Mary’s Recreation Center: Murray & Justin Dr (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Sunset Recreation Center: 2201 Lawton St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Tenderloin Recreation Center (17 and under only): 570 Ellis St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)
  • Upper Noe Recreation Center: Day & Sanchez St (9am-9pm Friday, 11/16 9am-5pm on Saturday, 11/17 and closed on Sunday, 11/18)

Shopping Centers

  • Westfield San Francisco Centre: 865 Market Street
  • Japantown Center Malls: 1737 Post Street
  • Stonestown Galleria: 3251 20th Avenue

Event Details


Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Kids & Families
Address: San Francisco, CA

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