For Families

January 17, 2010 - February 24, 2013
Free Family Days Free Family Days

Museumwide

Welcome to our open house! Offered three times a year, Free Family Days provide a personal gateway to the entire museum and all its resources. Uncover the features of our exquisite building and immerse yourself in the art around you. Hands-on activities, performances, exhibitions, films, and book readings for the whole family await you. What a way to spend the day!

Past

75th Anniversary Celebration
75th Anniversary Celebration

Join in the museum's 75th anniversary festivities! Connect with San Francisco's unique history of design, poetry, film, and cafe culture with hands-on activities, family-friendly…

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The Joy of JUNK

Celebrate International Museum Day by bringing the family to SFMOMA. We're all for recycling, especially if your green approach turns trash into treasure. Artists are often expert…

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Target Arts & Wonder
Target Arts & Wonder

This summer, seven San Francisco cultural destinations are teaming up with Target for one big weekend of free family fun and learning. On July 16 through 18, 2010,…

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Could You REPEAT That?

Welcome to our open house! See how artists cast spellbinding effects with multiple images and repetition of form and action. Enjoy art activities, presentations, and performances…

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Keeping It REAL

Welcome to our open house! Sometimes artists pick up the pieces of real life to present new perspectives. How? By making art out of everyday objects (think everything from paper…

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Google Family Day

Welcome to our free open house for families! Take part in all kinds of artful activities and check out an exhibition of fabulous designs from the Doodle 4 Google student art…

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Yerba Buena FREE Family Day

Join us for a creative marathon of family-friendly activities at four of San Francisco's finest museums — SFMOMA, the Contemporary Jewish Museum, Museum of the African…

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Back to BASICS

Welcome to our free open house for families! Take part in inventive art projects, hands-on gallery activities, and loads of family fun. What a way to spend the day!

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Free Family Day
Free Family Day

Take part in artful activities and check out our fabulous exhibitions. What's your big IDEA?

Don't miss the 1:00 p.m. screening of Hugo.

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Yerba Buena Family Day

Join us in the neighborhood for a daylong family block party with free admission to SFMOMA, the Contemporary Jewish Museum, Museum of the African Diaspora, and Children's…

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The CHOICE is Yours

Welcome to our free open house for families! Take part in artful activities and check out our fabulous exhibitions. There are so many CHOICES waiting for you.

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Photo: Orange Photography