Museums San Francisco

Top SF Museum Exhibits for 2014 & 2015

Do you plan on visiting some museums during your stay in San Francisco? Here you will find a consolidated calendar of museums San Francisco exhibits.

The calendar includes traveling and temporary exhibits for the most visited SF Museums. It's broken out by month to make it easy to quickly see what is showing in each museum during your visit.

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Feel free to click on the links below to jump directly to the month you are visiting.

2014 & 2015 Museum Exhibits
August September October November
December January February March
April May  

August 2014

Asian Art Museum

  • Gorgeous
    • June 20 - September 14
  • Enter the Mandala: Cosmic Centers and Mental Maps of Himalayan Buddhism
    • March 14 - October 26, 2014

California Historical Society

  • Yosemite: A Storied Landscape
    • June 29, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Cartoon ARt Museum

  • Pretty in Ink: The Trina Robbins Collection
    • April 26 - August 24
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    • May 3 - September 14
  • Raw Fury: The Art of Mike Zeck
    • April 5 - August 10

Conservatory of Flowers

  • Chomp! They Came from the Swamp: Carnivorous Plant Exhibit
    • April 11 - October 19

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Designing Home
    • April 24 - October 6
  • Project Mah Jongg
    • July 13 - October 28
  • Black Sabbath
    • Through August 26

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Shaping Abstraction
    • February 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • "A Book Like Hundred Flower Garden": Walasse Ting's 1¢ Life
    • February 15 - September 7
  • Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert & Jane Meyerhoff Collection
    • June 7 - October 12
  • Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay
    • June 14 - January 4, 2015
  • Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection
    • May 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Legion of Honor

  • Matisse from SFMOMA
    • November 9, 2013 - September 7, 2014
  • Matisse and the Artist Book
    • January 11 - October 12
  • Intimate Impressionism from the National Gallery of Art
    • March 29 - August 3
  • Masters of Fire
    • June 28 - January 4, 2015
  • The Poetry of Parmigianino's "Schiava Turca"
    • July 26 - October 5

Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) - Closed for renovations, but has several On the Go Exhibits

  • Matisse from SFMOMA at the Legion of Honor
    • November 9, 2013 - September 7, 2014
  • Gorgeous at the Asian Art Museum
    • June 20 - September 14

Walt Disney Museum

  • MAGIC, COLOR, FLAIR: The World of Mary Blair
    • March 13 - September 7
  • Leading Ladies and Femme Fatales: The Art of Marc Davis
    • April 30 - November 3

September 2014

Asian Art Museum

  • Gorgeous
    • June 20 - September 14
  • Enter the Mandala: Cosmic Centers and Mental Maps of Himalayan Buddhism
    • March 14 - October 26, 2014

California Historical Society

  • Yosemite: A Storied Landscape
    • June 29, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Cartoon ARt Museum

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    • May 3 - September 14

Conservatory of Flowers

  • Chomp! They Came from the Swamp: Carnivorous Plant Exhibit
    • April 11 - October 19

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Designing Home
    • April 24 - October 6
  • Project Mah Jongg
    • July 13 - October 28

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Shaping Abstraction
    • February 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • "A Book Like Hundred Flower Garden": Walasse Ting's 1¢ Life
    • February 15 - September 7
  • Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert & Jane Meyerhoff Collection
    • June 7 - October 12
  • Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay
    • June 14 - January 4, 2015
  • Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection
    • May 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Legion of Honor

  • Matisse from SFMOMA
    • November 9, 2013 - September 7, 2014
  • Matisse and the Artist Book
    • January 11 - October 12
  • Masters of Fire
    • June 28 - January 4, 2015
  • The Poetry of Parmigianino's "Schiava Turca"
    • July 26 - October 5

Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) - Closed for renovations, but has several On the Go Exhibits

  • Matisse from SFMOMA at the Legion of Honor
    • November 9, 2013 - September 7, 2014
  • Gorgeous at the Asian Art Museum
    • June 20 - September 14

Walt Disney Museum

  • MAGIC, COLOR, FLAIR: The World of Mary Blair
    • March 13 - September 7
  • Leading Ladies and Femme Fatales: The Art of Marc Davis
    • April 30 - November 3

October 2014

Asian Art Museum

  • Enter the Mandala: Cosmic Centers and Mental Maps of Himalayan Buddhism
    • March 14 - October 26, 2014
  • Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    • October 24, 2014 - January 18, 2015

California Historical Society

  • Yosemite: A Storied Landscape
    • June 29, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Conservatory of Flowers

  • Chomp! They Came from the Swamp: Carnivorous Plant Exhibit
    • April 11 - October 19

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Designing Home
    • April 24 - October 6
  • Project Mah Jongg
    • July 13 - October 28
  • Arnold Newman: Masterclass
    • October 23, 2014 - February 1, 2015

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Shaping Abstraction
    • February 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert & Jane Meyerhoff Collection
    • June 7 - October 12
  • Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay
    • June 14 - January 4, 2015
  • Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection
    • May 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Legion of Honor

  • Matisse and the Artist Book
    • January 11 - October 12
  • Masters of Fire
    • June 28 - January 4, 2015
  • The Poetry of Parmigianino's "Schiava Turca"
    • July 26 - October 5
  • Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House
    • October 18 - January 18, 2015

Walt Disney Museum

  • Leading Ladies and Femme Fatales: The Art of Marc Davis
    • April 30 - November 3

November 2014

Asian Art Museum

  • Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    • October 24, 2014 - January 18, 2015

California Historical Society

  • Yosemite: A Storied Landscape
    • June 29, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Arnold Newman: Masterclass
    • October 23, 2014 - February 1, 2015
  • J. Otto Seibold and Mr. Lunch
    • November 20, 2014 - March 8, 2015

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Shaping Abstraction
    • February 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay
    • June 14 - January 4, 2015
  • Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection
    • May 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Keith Haring: The Political Line
    • November 8 - February 8, 2015

Legion of Honor

  • Masters of Fire
    • June 28 - January 4, 2015
  • Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House
    • October 18 - January 18, 2015

Walt Disney Museum

  • Leading Ladies and Femme Fatales: The Art of Marc Davis
    • April 30 - November 3

December 2014

Asian Art Museum

  • Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    • October 24, 2014 - January 18, 2015

California Historical Society

  • Yosemite: A Storied Landscape
    • June 29, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Arnold Newman: Masterclass
    • October 23, 2014 - February 1, 2015
  • J. Otto Seibold and Mr. Lunch
    • November 20, 2014 - March 8, 2015

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Shaping Abstraction
    • February 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay
    • June 14 - January 4, 2015
  • Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection
    • May 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Keith Haring: The Political Line
    • November 8 - February 8, 2015

Legion of Honor

  • Masters of Fire
    • June 28 - January 4, 2015
  • Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House
    • October 18 - January 18, 2015

January 2015

Asian Art Museum

  • Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    • October 24, 2014 - January 18, 2015

California Historical Society

  • Yosemite: A Storied Landscape
    • June 29, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Arnold Newman: Masterclass
    • October 23, 2014 - February 1, 2015
  • J. Otto Seibold and Mr. Lunch
    • November 20, 2014 - March 8, 2015

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Shaping Abstraction
    • February 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay
    • June 14 - January 4, 2015
  • Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection
    • May 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Keith Haring: The Political Line
    • November 8 - February 8, 2015

Legion of Honor

  • Masters of Fire
    • June 28 - January 4, 2015
  • Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House
    • October 18 - January 18, 2015

February 2015

Asian Art Museum

  • Seduction: Japan's Floating World
    • February 20 - May 10

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Arnold Newman: Masterclass
    • October 23, 2014 - February 1, 2015
  • J. Otto Seibold and Mr. Lunch
    • November 20, 2014 - March 8, 2015

de Young Fine Arts Museum

  • Keith Haring: The Political Line
    • November 8 - February 8, 2015

March 2015

Asian Art Museum

  • Seduction: Japan's Floating World
    • February 20 - May 10

Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • J. Otto Seibold and Mr. Lunch
    • November 20, 2014 - March 8, 2015

April 2015

Asian Art Museum

  • Seduction: Japan's Floating World
    • February 20 - May 10

May 2015

Asian Art Museum

  • Seduction: Japan's Floating World
    • February 20 - May 10

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