Two museums, many opportunities to make a difference.

A gift to the Fine Arts Museums supports groundbreaking exhibitions, provides resources for teachers and students, sustains public programs, and protects a permanent collection that is one of San Francisco’s most important cultural legacies.

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Support the arts in our community. Donate online, contact us by phone at 415.750.3636, or email us at

Ways to Give

Patrons Circle

Deepen the role that art plays in your life by joining our Patrons Circle.The Patrons Circle brings together a group of dedicated art enthusiasts whose annual contributions of $2,500 or more enable the Fine Arts Museums to share the transformative power of art with an ever-widening audience. Join... View More

Exhibition Support

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, comprising the de Young and the Legion of Honor, are the largest public arts institution in San Francisco and one of the most respected in the United States.This level of impact and recognition has been achieved in part thanks to the extraordinary array of... View More

Planned Giving

The Fine Arts Museums have served our community for more than a century, and we are dedicated to fulfilling our important mission for the benefit of generations to come. This commitment is supported each year by many thoughtful and forward-thinking individuals who give through their estates. Estate... View More

Corporate Giving

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco rely on the crucial support of the corporate community to present special exhibitions, preserve world-class collections, and offer year-round educational and public programming for more than 1.5 million visitors annually. There are many ways your company can... View More

Foundation and Government Giving

At the heart of all of the Fine Arts Museums’ activities is the engagement of our audiences in cultural experiences as a means to individual and community transformation and betterment. Thanks to the generous support of local and national foundations and government funders, we are able to stand... View More

Program Support

To support our mission, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco offer an extensive array of education and public programs for audiences of all ages that complement our special exhibitions and permanent collections. The Museums are further committed to caring for and preserving our holdings,... View More


With their numerous exhibitions and community programs, both the de Young and the Legion of Honor rely greatly on the Fine Arts Museums' Volunteer Council, a vital 300+ member organization that provides visitor services and staff support seven days a week.We invite you to look further into the... View More

Corporate Matching Gifts

Give more with your gift. Corporate matching gifts are an excellent way to increase the impact of your gift to the Fine Arts Museums. Learn more.

Media Sponsors

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco would like to thank our generous 2016–2017 media sponsors.