Sun August 18th Open 11am—6pm
YBCA is located in the heart of San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood, across the street from SFMOMA and the Moscone Convention Center. The main entrance to our galleries and forum event space is at 701 Mission Street. The main entrance to our theater is 700 Howard Street.
Tuesday: 11am – 6pm
Wednesday: 11am – 6pm
Thursday: 11am – 8pm
Friday: 11am – 6pm
Saturday: 11am – 6pm
Sunday: 11am – 6pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays. Galleries are subject to closure for private events and installations.
$10 Regular Admission
10% off Discounted admission for Seniors, Students and teachers, non-profit employees, KQED members, Public transit riders, Library Card Holders
FREE for YBCA Members, same day film or performance ticket holders, children age 5 and under, military service members with ID
First Tuesdays of the month: Free admission.
Our Grand Lobby is open to the public and opens at 10AM Mon–Fri and 11AM Sat–Sun. Closing times coincide with gallery hours. Located at 701 Mission Street, the lobby offers free wi-fi, communal seating, and expansive views of Yerba Buena Gardens.
Our Third Street Courtyard is free and open to the public. Enjoy sunshine, free wi-fi, and city views from this elevated outdoor plaza. Enter through the gate on Mission Street, just east of Third Street. ADA entrance is at 701 Mission Street. Hours coincide with gallery hours.
We welcome questions and suggestions! Please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Group tours are an engaging way to connect more deeply with YBCA’s exhibitions, led by YBCA’s highly trained Gallery Guides.
YBCA’s flexible-use space for up to 40 people. Available to community groups and non-profit organizations, The Lounge provides an inviting space (ADA compliant) for meetings and events complete with free wi-fi, a whiteboard, and a 40” video monitor.