The Asian Art Museum is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art. Its holdings ... More
Asian Art Museum
The Asian Art Museum is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art. Its holdings include nearly 15,000 treasures spanning 6,000 years of history, representing cultures throughout Asia. Renowned architect Gae Aulenti oversaw the dramatic transformation of the building: it now features 40,000 square feet of gallery space, allowing the museum to better fulfill its mission of leading a diverse global audience in discovering the unique material, aesthetic and intellectual achievements of Asian art and culture.
The historic Mission District is home to many internationally famous murals. See 75 murals in just 6 blocks in an
informative tour given by a professional muralist. Tours also include historic sites of community mural art and other points ...
Fine and performing arts are the focus of the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, which includes art galleries, a
movie theater, a theater for live performances and a beautifully landscaped garden with striking fountains. Take time to visit ...
A treasure trove of archival material covering all aspects of the performing arts in San Francisco , from the Gold
Rush to the present is what you can expect to find here. The collection at Museum of Performance & ...