The new SFMOMA, view from Yerba Buena Gardens; photo: Jon McNeal, © Snøhetta


Culture for Community: Free Day

Thursday, March 21, 2019

10 a.m.–9 p.m.

SFMOMA is opening the museum to everyone free of charge all day on Thursday, March 21, as part of the new Culture for Community initiative — an alliance of more than a dozen Yerba Buena neighborhood arts and cultural institutions. Enjoy exhibitions, activities, and events at participating organizations uniting on this day in celebrating womxn’s history.

Don’t miss out! Tickets are free, but an RSVP is highly encouraged. Book now and make sure you’ve got a spot for March 21. When you reserve, you’ll be entered to win a one-year SFMOMA membership. Limit two adult tickets per reservation. Children 18 and younger always get into SFMOMA free.

Relax in the airy galleries or take in the largest Living Wall in the U.S. Bring your friends along to enjoy SFMOMA’s seven floors of lively and inspiring artworks.  From the architectural delights of The Sea Ranch to the modern masterpieces in the Doris and Donald Fisher Collection, enjoy the full breadth of the museum for the whole day.

Pack light; coat check will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Culture for Community Partners

Make a day of it! Visit other Culture for Community partners, all of which are offering free admission or discounts on meals. See a list of participating organizations and restaurants here, or scroll down.

California Historical Society
Children’s Creativity Museum
Crown Point Press
Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM)
Mirus Gallery
Museum of African Diaspora (MoAD)
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA)
Yerba Buena Alliance
111 Minna Gallery

Participating Restaurants

Pizzeria Delfina
Thirsty Bear

Membership giveaway rules

A unique group of of Yerba Buena district institutions coming together in the spirit of community building and collaboration.

Major support for SFMOMA Free Community Days is provided by Martha and Bruce Atwater and Concepción S. and Irwin Federman. Generous support is provided by the Hao Family. Meaningful support is provided by The Henry Mayo Newhall Foundation.