Admission is half off thru October 6! Learn about our Health and Safety protocols here.
The CJM is open!

Find all the information you'll need to plan your visit, including information about our updated hours, timed ticketing, and health and safety protocols.


The Contemporary Jewish Museum (The CJM) is open, and we can't wait to see you! Our highest priority is the health and safety of you and our staff. Please take a moment to review our health and safety guidelines and contactless ticketing process prior to your visit. Here's what to expect during your visit:

Black-and-white icon of a maskAll visitors—including those who have received a COVID-19 vaccine and booster—are required to wear a face covering during their visit, and are strongly encouraged to use a non-vented N95, KN95, or KF94 well-fitted mask. All CJM staff will wear N95 or KN95 masks at all times.

icon showing two people spaced six feet apartVisitors and staff are strongly encouraged to practice physical distancing of at least six feet when in The Museum. 

Black-and-white icon of a ticketAll visitors will need to book their timed tickets online in advance of their visit, to ensure a contactless check-in process when you arrive at The Museum. Book your tickets here.

Black-and-white icon of a hand sanitizer bottleTouch-free hand sanitizer stations are located at entrances, elevators, and transaction points. Visitors are encouraged to sanitize and wash their hands frequently.

Still have questions? For more information on our safety practices and what to expect during your visit, read our full FAQ here.

Tickets & Prices
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65 Years+) and Students
  • Members
  • Ages 18 and Under

For information on virtual private tours, please visit our Tours page.

Not a member? Join today!

Membership at The CJM grants you access to an exciting array of contemporary art, music, film, and educational programming. Join a diverse community of individuals who share your passion for contemporary art and new views on Jewish culture! 

Become a Member today!



  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday


The Museum is closed on:

  • New Year's Day 
  • The first day of Passover 
  • Independence Day
  • Rosh Hashanah
  • Yom Kippur 
  • Thanksgiving 
  • Christmas Day

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San Francisco, CA 94103



Book convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.

To reserve your parking spot, visit The Contemporary Jewish Museum SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

New to SpotHero? Click here to download the SpotHero app.

Free First Fridays

Visit The CJM with free admission on the first Friday of each month! Free First Fridays are open to all visitors.

Generous support for Free First Fridays is provided by the Alexander M. and June L. Maisin Foundation and by Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

Bank of America Museums on Us

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During  Bank of America Museums on Us weekends—the first full weekend of every month—Bank of America, Merrill, or Bank of America Private Bank (U.S. Trust) cardholders receive complimentary general admission to The Museum. Tickets are available on-site at the Shenson Welcome Center, day-of only, and are subject to availability. 

  • Offer available for account holder or cardholder only
  • Visitors aged 18 and under always receive free admission to The CJM
  • Free admission may be redeemed by presenting a Bank of America, Merrill, or Bank of America Private Bank (U.S. Trust) credit or debit card and photo ID
Land Acknowledgement

The Contemporary Jewish Museum (The CJM) acknowledges that it is on the traditional and unceded lands of the Ramaytush Ohlone People of Yelamu, and the Muwekma Ohlone, and pays respect to elders, both past and present, of the Ohlone people. We recognize that the entire Bay Area rests on the land of Indigenous cultures, who were the original stewards of this territory, and that the Ramaytush Ohlone and Muwekma Ohlone people are alive and active members of our San Francisco and Bay Area communities.


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

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.