The Chinese Historical Society of America Museum is situated in the heart of San Francisco’s Chinatown. Located in the historic Julia Morgan-designed Chinese YWCA building, the Museum introduces the rich history of the Chinese American experience. Come discover Chinatown’s unique and inspiring stories!
965 Clay Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
Wednesday-Sunday: 11 am-4 pm
Closed Monday–Tuesday, Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve, holidays
Adult General Admission (ages 18-65) : $15.00
Senior General Admission (age 65 and over): $10.00
Student General Admission (age 13-17 and college student with valid ID): $10.00
Children age 12 and under (with adult admission): Free
CHSA Members: Free
We encourage the public to take advantage of the following programs to receive free museum admission:
California library card holders! Get free museum passes to CHSA at discoverandgo.org
CHSA Members qualify for free museum admission and other membership benefits.
Our First Free Sunday program is on hiatus effective August 2017.
By Bus: Eastbound 1 California buses stop at Clay and Powell Streets. Westbound 1 California buses stop at Sacramento and Powell Streets. Both Northbound and Southbound 30 Stockton buses stop on Stockton between Sacramento and Clay Streets.
By Cable Car: Stop at the intersection of Clay and Powell Streets.
For more information, call Muni at (415) 673-6864 or check the SFMTA trip planner.
By Car: Parking is available at Portsmouth Square, on Kearny Street between Clay and Washington Streets, and St. Mary’s Square at Grant and California Streets
(Sat & Sun from 9 am to 10 pm)
$3 weekend validated parking and free Chinatown shuttle, with validation from over 500 Chinatown merchants, including CHSA. Minimum $3 purchase.
Golden Gateway Garage, 250 Clay Street, San Francisco, CA 94111. Hotline 415.984.1481 www.chinatownparkandride.com