Tours at The CJM

Free Public Tours
Included with Museum Admission


Tours of The Contemporary Jewish Museum’s architecture and current exhibitions are offered daily (the Museum is closed on Wednesdays). Tours meet at the Sala Webb Education Center, and are available first-come, first-serve. No reservations are necessary. Exhibition tours are limited to the first 20 people. All tour times and locations are subject to change or cancellation.

Project Mah Jongg
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday | 11:30am and 2:30pm
Thursday | 2pm and 6pm

Taste Tour
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday | 1pm and 1:30pm
Thursday | 5pm and 5:30pm

Guided Tours for
Private Groups


Enhance your visit to The Contemporary Jewish Museum with a one-hour guided tour. Private tours can be requested of any current exhibitions or the Museum's architecture. Museum guides will take you on an in-depth exploration of our galleries, and share the unique history and mission of the Contemporary Jewish Museum. The CJM is an ideal destination for a wide variety of groups: seniors, university classes, tour travel companies, and corporate groups. Let the CJM create a unique experience for you!

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Guided Tours for
Schools and Youth Groups 


Interactive gallery tours at The Contemporary Jewish Museum keep promote critical thinking, creativity, and observation skills. The CJM's inquiry-based tours are fun, interactive, and an exceptional way to engage students at the Museum. The CJM invites school groups of all abilities, and guided tours can be adapted to the varying needs of students.

Museum tours are aligned with Common Core Standards. In an hour-long thematic gallery tour that builds upon classroom learning, we introduce students to works of art through discussions and activities.

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