the best things in life are free…
Here in San Francisco we enjoy a great variety of regularly-scheduled free admissions to our museums.
Free on the first Tuesday of every month: the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Free on the first Wednesday of every month: the San Francisco Zoo, the California Academy of Sciences (including the Morrison Planetarium, the Natural History Museum, and the Steinhart Aquarium), the Exploratorium, and the Fort Mason museums (the African-American Museum, the Mexican Museum, and the Ital-Americano Museo), the Cartoon Art Museum, and the M.H. de Young Memorial Museum and the Asian Art Museum (now closed due to museum rebuilding).
Free on the second Wednesday of every month: the California Palace of The Legion of Honor.
Free all the time: Fort Point (below the Golden Gate Bridge), the San Francisco Cable Car Museum, the Chinese Culture Center, the Chinese Historical Society, the San Francisco Fire Department Museum, the Fort Mason Center, the National Maritime Museum, the North Beach Museum, the Wells Fargo Museum, the Mission Dolores, the Strybing Arboretum, the World of Oil, and sfoArts.
Then there’s the tour of the Anchor Brewing Company on Potrero Hill…