Directions to The Society
of California Pioneers
The Society of California Pioneers is located
at 300 Fourth Street (at Folsom), San Francisco.
Tel  957-1849
Fax  957-9858
From the East Bay: Take Interstate 80 and
exit at Fifth Street, veering right onto
Fifth Street (not the sharp right). Go 1
block and turn right on Folsom. Pioneer
Hall is located on the corner of Fourth
Street and Folsom.
From the Peninsula: Take Highway 280 and
exit at the Sixth Street exit. Go straight
on Sixth Street until you reach Folsom Street.
Turn right on Folsom. Continue for two blocks
and you will reach Pioneer Hall, which is
located on the corner of Fourth Street and
From the North Bay: Take Highway 101 to
Lombard Street. Follow Lombard to Van Ness
Avenue and turn right; follow Van Ness until
you reach Golden Gate Avenue and turn left.
Follow Golden Gate as it crosses Market
Street onto Sixth Street. Turn left from
Sixth Street onto Folsom Street. Contiue
two blocks and you will reach Pioneer Hall,
which is located on the corner of Fourth
Street and Folsom.
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) and MUNI
On BART, exit at Powell Street Station
MUNI Bus Lines: 9X, 9AX, 9BX, 30, 45, 76,
91 owl bus stop is right in front of the
building. Visit http://www.sfmuni.com/
for more bus lines or call 415-673-6864.
Golden Gate Transit: #10, #20, #50, #60,
#70, and #80 stop on Mission and Third Streets
in front of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
SAMTRANS and A/C Transit:
Buses leave from Transbay Terminal at First
and Mission Streets
(A/C TRANSIT 510-817-1717)
Station at Fourth and Townsend Streets 800-660-4287
Fifth and Mission Garage:
833 Mission Street between Fourth and Fifth
Streets, two blocks from Pioneer Hall, attendant
on duty 24 hours, 2,600 spaces click the
image to go to the Fifth and Mission Garage
Moscone Center Garage:
255 Third Street, between Folsom and Howard
Streets, 1 block from Pioneer Hall, attendant
on duty until 10 p.m., with 800 spaces.
$3 general; $1.50 seniors, AAA and students
Tuesdays-Fridays 9am-12pm. Current exhibition closes May 31, 2013.
The museum is closed between exhibitions and on these holidays: Memorial Day; Labor Day; 4th of July; Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday); and the week of Christmas and New Years. If a holiday falls on a day the museum is normally closed it is observed the following regular opening day.
For more information on hours, directions,
or current exhibition, please call 415-957-1849.
Exhibition dates vary, please check exhibitions
page for specific information.