Youth 18 and under are always free.

Families are an integral part of the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) community, and there are many programs to make your visit meaningful, memorable, and enriching. 

Drop-In Art-Making

Every Sunday & Selected Holidays | 1-3pm



Experiment with new materials and techniques as you create art together as a family. Themes change regularly and are related to Museum exhibitions, architecture, holidays, and traditions. Free with Museum admission. See all upcoming family programs »

Family Gallery Tours

Selected Second Sundays | 12:30-1:15pm


Interactive gallery tours designed for families with children ages six to nine.  More »


Always Available


Pick up a family-friendly ARTpack and set out to discover the Museum. More »

Preschool Gallery Hour

Selected Sundays | 10-11:30am


Designed specifically for preschoolers and their families, explore the Museum and create works of art before we open to the general public. See all upcoming family programs »



Family programming at the Contemporary Jewish Museum is presented by Bank of America.


Leadership support for comes from The Wallace Foundation; The Hearst Foundations; The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation; and Target. Additional support is generously provided by Waldo and Helen Blumberg; Naomi and Jeffrey Caspe; and FLAX art & design.


736 Mission Street (btwn. 3rd and 4th Streets), San Francisco, CA 94103 | Hours: Daily 11am–5pm, Thursdays 11am–8pm, Closed Wednesdays | 415.655.7800 | info@thecjm.org