OverviewBookNearbyReviewsWin PrizesRecommended
View Tickets

The Palace Of Fine Arts

4.6/5
684 Reviews
based on 4,442 reviews
Share to
Liked by 42
Ranked #1 in San Francisco Must-Visit Museums
Closed Today Open on Tue-Sun,10:00am-5:00pm
Recommended sightseeing time:1-2 hours
Address:
3601 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123, USAMap

What travelers say:

The San Francisco Art Palace, built in 1915 for Panama's Pacific Exposition, is gradually abandoned and turned into a ruined building. It was not until 1962 that the famous German architect Mabeck redesigned it and renovated it, which made it a second youthful beauty. The palace of art, called the Palace of Art, did not display a single piece of art in the building. Art lies in the building itself. The Art Palace is a domed hall with arches and stone pillars. In the Art Palace, engineers built it with simple building materials (a mixture of plaster and fiber) because it was considered a temporary building for the Expo. On the art preservation day of October 1915, the people who supported the preservation of the palace collected 33,000 signatures and raised $350,000 to rebuild the palace and use permanent materials. The palace that should have been demolished was preserved in opposition to San Francisco residents Come on.

More

Admission Tickets

View Tickets

Located Nearby

Reviews
Some reviews may have been translated by Google Translate
Write a Review
Trip.com(undefined reviews)Trip.com
TripAdvisorTripAdvisor
/5Outstanding
All (684)
Latest
Positive (628)
Negative (1)
Photos (735)
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 100

Trip Moments

    • 1
    • 2