Asian Art Museum in San Francisco

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Built in 1917, and formerly the old library building, this building is a fantastic blend of "Beaux Arts" and modern design elements. It was designed by renowned architect Gae Aulenti (architect of the Musée d'Orsay, Paris). Inside, you'll find many interesting architectural details including the grand staircase, loggia, vaulted ceilings, the great hall, stone floors, period light fixtures, and inscriptions. The museum is one of the largest and newest museums of Oriental art. It has circa 15,000
Price: First Sunday of every month: Free, Adults: $12, Seniors 65 and older with ID: $8, College students w
Hours: Tu-Su 10AM-5PM (with extended evening hours every Th until 9PM) Closed New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day
Address: 200 Larkin St
Directions: between McAllister St and Fulton St
Phone: +1 415 581-3500

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