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The CJM makes the diversity of the Jewish experience relevant for a twenty-first century audience through innovative exhibitions and programs that educate, challenge, and inspire. Dynamic and welcoming, our Daniel Libeskind-designed facility is a place to experience art, music, film, literature, debate, and—most importantly—people.

directions & CONTACT

ADDRESS
736 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

CONTACT US
415.655.7800
info@thecjm.org

Hours & holidays

Hours

  • Mon
    11am–5pm
  • Tue
    11am–5pm
  • Wed
    Closed
  • Thu
    11am–8pm
  • Fri
    11am–5pm
  • Sat
    11am–5pm
  • Sun
    11am–5pm

Holidays

The Museum is closed on:

  • New Year's Day (Jan 1 and 2)
  • The first day of Passover (Apr 11)
  • Independence Day (Jul 4)
  • The first day of Rosh Hashanah (Sep 21)
  • Yom Kippur (Sep 30)
  • Thanksgiving (Nov 23)

The Museum is open on Christmas day, December 25.

special notices

THE YUD GALLERY WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON:

 

  • Saturday, Feb 11, 2017
  • Sunday, Feb 12, 2017
  • Monday, Feb 13, 2017
  • Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017
  • Thursday, Feb 16, 2017
tickets & prices
  • Adults
    $14
  • Seniors (65 Years & Older)
    $12
  • Students
    $12
  • Ages 18 & Under
    Free
  • Members
    Free
  • Thursdays after 5pm
    $5

Discounts for Groups of 10 or more.

Free First Tuesdays

Every first Tuesday of each month, admission to The Museum is free! Visitors are welcome to explore current exhibitions, view engaging films, and participate in Creative Aging programs at no cost.

Tours

Tours of The Contemporary Jewish Museum’s architecture and current exhibitions are offered on all open days. Tours meet at the Sala Webb Education Center, and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. No reservations are necessary. Exhibition tours are limited to the first twenty people. All tour times and locations are subject to change or cancellation.

Wise Sons
Wise Sons

Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen is dedicated to building community through traditional Jewish comfort food. Wise Sons pairs classic Jewish recipes with the best Californian ingredients to make delicious deli fare that would make their bubbies proud.

Hours

  • Mon–Fri
    11am–2pm
  • Sat
    11am–3pm
  • Sun
    11am–3pm

Wednesdays, walk-up window only. Museum admission not required for dining service.

Contact

  • Email:
    pastrami@wisesonsdeli.com
  • Phone:
    415.655.7887
  • Twitter:
    @WiseSonsDeli
  • Instagram:
    wisesons
Museum Store
CJM Museum Store
Dove Menorah by Nima Oberoi

The Contemporary Jewish Museum Store, the Bay Area’s destination for modern Judaica, offers a range of unique products that enhance the visitor experience and support the Museum’s mission. Discover our selection of exhibition-inspired merchandise, art books, contemporary jewelry, hand-crafted accessories, innovative design objects, and educational kids’ toys and books. 

Hours

  • Mon
    11am–5pm
  • Tue
    11am–5pm
  • Wed
    Closed
  • Thu
    11am–8pm
  • Fri
    11am–5pm
  • Sat
    11am–5pm
  • Sun
    11am–5pm

Contact

  • Email:
    store@thecjm.org
  • Phone:
    415.655.7888
  • Fax:
    415.655.7815
  • Postal:

Attn: Museum Store

Contemporary Jewish Museum 55-4th Street

Marriott Loading Dock

San Francisco, CA 94103

Accessibility

The Contemporary Jewish Museum strives to ensure that its facilities, exhibitions, and programs are accessible, and that all of our visitors feel a sense of welcome, respect, and inclusion. We believe that positive arts and cultural experiences are essential to building healthy communities. For information, registration, or to request an accommodation, contact Access and Community Engagement Programs at The Contemporary Jewish Museum: 415.655.7856 or access@thecjm.org.

Visit With Kids
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The Contemporary Jewish Museum offers a variety of family friendly programs that can make your visit meaningful, memorable, and enriching. Join us for fun and interactive opportunities where you can make art, play, enjoy live performances, explore The Museum, and spend quality time together.

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