San Francisco Museums + Attractions

San Francisco: Cable Car Museums Attractions

San Francisco Bay Area museums and attractions are among the best in the nation, and a great way to spend the day in the city. Several offer free days and discount tickets (Aquarium of the Bay, Cal Academy of Sciences, Six Flags, Exploratorium, SFMOMA, Pier 39, and more), and others are affordable every day. Also See: San Francisco Bay Area Museum Free Days.

California Academy of Sciences

California Academy of Sciences Coupon

Cal Academy of Sciences Discount Tickets $5 Off + Skip The Line. Free Days. Discount Tickets -- California Academy of Sciences, in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, has so much to offer we want to go again and again. … [Read more...]

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Discount Tickets

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Discount Tickets + Holiday In The Park Deal. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom discount passes have just been updated, so the current deal saves you $23 on single day "any day" tickets that you can … [Read more...]

Aquarium of the Bay

Jellyfish Aquarium of the Bay San Francisco

Discount Tickets up to 60% Off Aquarium of the Bay. If you're looking for Aquarium Of The Bay discount tickets, here are the best deals from several different trusted sources, including a way to get up to 60 percent … [Read more...]

Gilroy Gardens: Holiday Lights

Gilroy Gardens Coupon

Gilroy Gardens Holiday Lights Ticket Deal. Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park is a unique theme park featuring more than 40 family rides, attractions, and exhibits set among six colorful gardens. Rides and attractions are … [Read more...]

Napa/Sonoma Wine Tasting Deals

Napa Sonoma Tour Discount

San Francisco, Napa, Sonoma Wine Country Tour Discounts. Even if you're not usually a "tour" person, taking an organized tour of Napa Valley or Sonoma Valley makes a lot of sense, and can be just plain fun. You can … [Read more...]

Cruise the San Francisco Bay

San Francisco Bay Cruise

San Francisco Bay Cruise Deals, Discount Tickets, Coupons. Here's a roundup of the 2014 San Francisco Bay cruise deals and special offers, including dinner cruises, Champagne cruises, and several more to choose … [Read more...]

San Francisco Electric Bike Tour

San Francico Electric Bike Tour

Discount Tickets SF Electric Bike Tour over the Golden Gate Bridge. If you've ever thought about riding a bike around San Francisco, but didn't want to pedal up all the hills, get a deal on an Electric Bike Tour … [Read more...]

Bay Area Discovery Museum

Bay Area Discovery Museum Coupon Deal

The Bay Area Discovery Museum deal has just been updated. The museum runs these occasional daily deals like the one below, with prices starting at $12 for two admission tickets. So if you know you're looking for a fun … [Read more...]

Ride a Segway in San Francisco

San Francisco Segway Tour Deal

Think it would be fun to ride a Segway around San Francisco? So do we, especially for taking guests around the city. So we scoped out the deals for three different Segway tours, with pre-ride training included, offered … [Read more...]

Side Trip: Napa Valley Bike Tour

Napa Sonoma Bike Tour Bouchaine

Of all the beautiful cycling tours in the Bay Area, these Wine Country tours are among the most popular. The emphasis here is on wine country and beauty rather than hardcore cycling, so don't worry if you're not fit for … [Read more...]

San Francisco Mission District Food Tour

San Francisco Mission District Food tour

Ticket Deal 50% Off: Savor the Tastes of the Mission District on a Culinary Tour. You'll find many fine places to eat in San Francisco, but nothing compares to the Mission District. Vanity Fair recently voted the … [Read more...]

The Exploratorium


Ticket Offers and Free Days for The Exploratorium in San Francisco. The Exploratorium offers a few ways to save on tickets. It's not easy to find these, but I've got  you covered. Your choices include tickets for $4 … [Read more...]

CuriOdyssey Museum: Free + Deals

CuriOdyssey Deal

One of my favorite Bay area Museums is CuriOdyssey, in San Mateo. CuriOdyssey is a kid-friendly environmental science and wildlife center housing more than 50 non-releasable animals native to the area. What else is there … [Read more...]

Waterworld California: 44% Off

Waterworld California Tickets

Discount Tickets: Waterworld California in Concord. Waterworld California, the fun water park in Concord, CA, has tickets available for less via one savvy ticket source. Stay cool in the East Bay and get Waterworld … [Read more...]

San Francisco Chinatown Tour Deals

San Francisco Chinatown Restaurant Tour

To really experience San Francisco's Chinatown, it helps to see it with someone who really knows the area. The right tour guide can share interesting stories and point out things only locals know, like where to eat and … [Read more...]

San Francisco RocketBoat: 50% Off

Rocketboat San Francisco Discount

Take a RocketBoat on the San Francisco Bay for only $12.50. Here's a fast and furious way to enjoy the San Francisco Bay -- take a rip-roaring RocketBoat ride. Whether you're visiting San Francisco or live in the … [Read more...]

Tech Museum of Innovation: 50% Off


The Tech Museum in San Jose is all about innovation, with more than 240 hands-on science and technology exhibits and galleries. It's a hands-on experience of interest to people of all ages and backgrounds. The museum -- … [Read more...]

Wine Country Hot Air Balloon

Sonoma Hot Air Balloon Discount

Here's a lofty idea: float across the sky in a big balloon above the vineyards, hills and fields of beautiful California Wine Country. When you plan your Sonoma Valley balloon flight online from any of the deal sources … [Read more...]

Sausalito’s Marine Mammal Center: Free


The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito is not only a great side-trip for San Francisco visitors, it's a popular layover for sick and injured sea lions, along with those who just need a little R&R. Animal lovers of all … [Read more...]

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Days

Conservatory of Flowers Tickets

The Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco offers free admission every first Tuesday of every month. And if you're a resident of San Francisco City or San Francisco County, you can get a break on the … [Read more...]

de Young Museum Tickets + Free Days

de Young Museum San Francisco

The de Young Museum in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park offers a few ways to save on visits from time to time, from daily deals to attraction passes. Plus, the de Young museum also offers a few ways to enjoy free … [Read more...]

Side Trip: Somona Valley’s Russian River


Here's a great way to tour Sonoma Valley for the day -- paddle down the Russian River in an inflatable canoe. Take the family, take the dog, or just take it easy and roll down the river with your feet up over the tubes … [Read more...]

San Francisco Zoo: Free Days + Coupon


The San Francisco Zoo sometimes offer ways to save, including a coupon for a free child ticket with one paid adult. And they also have a few free days for San Francisco locals coming up. Children under 3 years old always … [Read more...]

PIER 39 San Francisco: Coupons + Deals

San Francisco Pier 39 discount

Pier 39 offers several ways to save, including the PIER 39 Attraction Pass that helps you save when you're planning on visiting Pier 39's top attractions, like the Aquarium of the Bay and the Blue and Gold Fleet cruise, … [Read more...]

USS Hornet Museum: 55% Off

USS Hornet

Just across the bridge from San Francisco, less than half an hour drive, you'll find the USS Hornet Museum, an historic aircraft carrier and national treasure docked in Alameda. The USS Hornet took part in both World War … [Read more...]

SF Botanical Garden: Free Days + Deals

San Francisco Botanical Garden GG Park

San Francisco Botanical Garden, in Golden Gate Park, offers free admission for San Francisco residents, but nonresidents have options, too. For example, free admission days take place the second Tuesdays of every month … [Read more...]

Legion of Honor

Legion Of Honor

The Legion of Honor, in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, offers free admission on the first Tuesdays of each month, and if you have a Bank of America of Merrill Lynch Card, you can also get in free the first weekends of … [Read more...]

Sonoma Vineyards: Free Self-Guided Tours

Wine Tour

A walk in Sonoma vineyards. Did you know you can take a stroll through the vines at several Sonoma wineries? These complimentary self-guided vineyard tours are about a mile long and are appropriate for all … [Read more...]

California’s Great America

California Great America theme park ticket deal

Here are the two best CA Great America deals available. You can save around 46 percent off per ticket. Check these deals out from two different ticket sources via the links below. The offers are both for … [Read more...]

Asian Art Museum


San Francisco's Asian Art Museum is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art. A walk through their Asian doorway transports you through 6,000 years of history, and across seven … [Read more...]

Walking Tours of San Francisco: Free

San Francisco Painted Ladies Alamo Square Park

In San Francisco you can sign up for lots of free walking tours of the city given by local volunteers who love the City, its history, lore and legends and are always ready to share it all with you. The San Francisco City … [Read more...]

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Yerba Buena Center

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) offers monthly free admission on the first Tuesday of every month. Check it out below. The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, located in San Francisco's Yerba Buena Gardens, features … [Read more...]

Contemporary Jewish Museum: Free Days + Discounts

CJM San Francisco

The Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco is now free on the first Tuesday of every month. On other days, CJM offers several free tours with the price of admission, including a teen led tour and one you can listen … [Read more...]

Berkeley Art Museum: Free Days + Deals

Berkeley Art Museum

The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Every First Thursday of every month you can enjoy free admission. And on some Friday Nights, … [Read more...]

Oakland Museum of California: Free


The Oakland Museum of California is free on the first Sunday of every month. Around since 1969, OMCA tells the story of California with the intention of providing a “museum for the people.” The Oakland Museum of … [Read more...]

Museum of American Heritage: Free


If you're in Palo Alto and looking for something fun to do, here's a family-friendly idea for tech/history buffs and those who appreciate the value of vintage. The Museum of American Heritage showcases the historic … [Read more...]

Hiller Aviation Museum: Coupon

Hiller Aviation Museum ticket Deal

Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos often offers deals via the daily deals sites. Plus, Hiller offers a $1 coupon for Sunday admission on their website, best for when the deals sell out or expire. Scroll down this page … [Read more...]

Habitot Children’s Museum: Free Days + 50% Off Deal

Habitot Children's Museum Discount Tickets

Habitot Children’s Museum in Berkeley -- Deals Deals Deals. If you have little children, Habitot Children's Museum in Berkeley is probably on your list of places to visit in the Bay Area. The museum offers a few … [Read more...]

San Francisco’s Camera Obscura


Go to the Cliff House restaurant in San Francisco and you can't miss the giant camera perched on the cliffs--the Camera Obscura. The odd-looking device produces 360 degrees of live images of Seal Rock and surrounding … [Read more...]

San Jose Museum of Art

San Jose Museum of Art

Here's a Bay Area museum that's worth a visit (or more) if you're in the South Bay -- the San Jose Museum of Art. The distinguished Silicon Valley museum features modern and contemporary art and related activities. … [Read more...]

Charles Schulz Museum

Charles M Shulz Museum

The Charles M. Schulz Museum, in Sonoma County, CA, features exhibits and programs that highlight the life and art of the beloved cartoonist and international icon Charles M. Schulz (1922-2000), creator of the Peanuts … [Read more...]

SF Opera in The Park (Golden Gate Park)

Opera in Golden Gate Park

This year's free annual Opera in the Park  concert in Golden Gate Park will take place on September 7, 2014. This event celebrates the opening of San Francisco Opera's 92st season with stars from the fall operas, … [Read more...]

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Free Day

Smithsonian Museum Day

On Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day, you can get in FREE to hundreds of participating museums across the United States. Check the map (link below) to see which of your local museums partner with Smithsonian for this free … [Read more...]

Oakland Zoo: Discount

Oakland Zoo

There's always something going on at the Oakland Zoo. Oakland Zoo also offers several everyday discounts for groups, including military and disabled groups. Get a group of friends with kids together and save $4.50 … [Read more...]

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

SFMOMA Tickets

UPDATE: SFMOMA is closing June 2, 2013 for 2.5 years. _____ The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) offers free admission on the first Tuesdays of each month. Four times a year they hold Free Family … [Read more...]

Outdoor Exploratorium – 20 Free Exhibits


San Francisco's Outdoor Exploratorium, two years in the making, features a collection of 20 outdoor interactive science exhibits and artworks. Dotted along the waterfront at Fort Mason Center and in the adjoining 55-acre … [Read more...]