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Museum overlook with family
Photo: de Young Museum, Osher Sculpture Garden Overlook, courtesy of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Marin & Bay Area Museums for Kids

Visit a museum with the kiddos to experience unforgettable art, get hands-on with science and nature, take a ride on a steam train, and more!

Featured Museum Articles

June 4, 2023

If your kids are obsessed with planes and flying machines, then take a family outing to one of these San Francisco Bay Area air museums or airshows. Some of these places even include the opportunity to climb aboard and sit behind the controls of real historic aircraft!

April 25, 2023

These 10 local Marin and Bay Area museums offer lots of fun hands-on activities for kids and families.

Upcoming Museum Events

Saturday, September 30

de Young Museum, San Francisco
9:30 am
de Young Museum, San Francisco
9:30 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
10:00 am
Randall Museum, San Francisco
10:30 am
Randall Museum, San Francisco
1:00 pm
Randall Museum, San Francisco
2:00 pm