Guided Tours

Interactive gallery tours at the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM)  keep participants' voices and ideas central to the conversation and promote critical thinking, creativity, and observation skills. The CJM's inquiry-based tours are fun and interactive and are an exceptional way to engage students at the Museum.

Museum tours are aligned with California Content Standards in Language Arts, History/Social Studies, and Visual and Performing Arts.


$25 for every 20 students; admission is free for students 18 years and under, and up to three chaperones.

K-12 California Public School, free. A refundable $25 deposit is required to schedule a tour. This offering is made possible through a generous grant from Pacific, Gas, and Electric Company.


Art-Making Workshops

Continue your exploration of the CJM's exhibitions or architecture with a hands-on art project.


School groups only. $50 for every 20 students and up to three chaperones.


School and Teacher Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible by:


Additional leadership support comes from The Hearst Foundations and The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, and the Morris Stulsaft Foundation.


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