Hours & Admission

The Museum of Craft and Design is located at 2569 Third Street (between 22nd and 23rd), in the historic American Industrial Center in San Francisco’s vibrant Dogpatch neighborhood.

MCD HOURS

Tuesday – Saturday: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Closed Monday
Closed: New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day

 

ADMISSION

Museum members: Free
General admission: $8.00
Students with ID: $6.00
Seniors (65 and older): $6.00
Children (through age 12): Free
Admission is free to everyone on the first Tuesday of every month.

MCD is a North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) member and a Blue Star Museum.

Directions

The Museum is located at 2569 Third Street.

The T Third Muni Metro and the 48 bus stop are within one block of the Museum.

During the week, it can be challenging to find street parking in the neighborhoods and industrial areas around the Museum. There is a paid lot at 20th Street and Illinois Street.

Click this link to get directions using Google Maps

Tours

Tours for Kids

The Museum of Craft and Design offers a variety of museum experiences for K-12 students from public and private schools, homeschooling groups, summer camps, and other groups, including:

  • Guided exhibition tours that provide age-appropriate explanations to help youngsters “see” what is on view and engage with the concepts and issues being explored by artists and designers.
  • Hands-on workshops in MCD’s MakeArt Lab, customized to the age and interests of your group. See our upcoming kids programs for a sampling of the kinds of workshops we offer.

Advance reservations are required. For more information on museum experiences for your group, please contact us, or call 415.773.0303.

Tours for Adults

The Museum of Craft and Design offers discounted admission for parties of 10 or more adults. Put together a group of friends, bring a group of employees, or enjoy an outing with any organization you belong to. Your visit can include:

  • Guided exhibition tours at no additional charge. In-depth explanations of the items on display, the artists, designers and/or the concepts behind an exhibition, offered as a comprehensive lecture or in question-and-answer format.
  • Hands-on workshops in MCD’s MakeArt Lab, customized to the interests and skills of your group. See our upcoming adult programs for a sampling of the kinds of workshops we offer.

Advance reservations are required. For more information on a tour for your group, please contact us, or call 415.773.0303.

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