Hours and Admission Information

Maps and Directions

221 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA 94103


View Larger Map / Get Directions


 

Getting Here By Public Transportation

 

MUNI: Disembark at Market Street and 4th Street/Powell Street.  On Mission Street turn left into Yerba Buena Gardens to access the pedestrian bridge over Howard Street.

 

BART: Disembark at the Powell Street Station. Exit to 4th and Market streets. On Mission Street turn left into Yerba Buena Gardens to access the pedestrian bridge over Howard Street.

 

CalTrain: From 4th and Townsend St. CalTrain Station catch #15, #30, or #45 Muni lines. Get off at Third and Folsom. You can access the museum by elevator or stairs on Folsom Street between Third and Fourth Streets.

 

Amtrak’s Capitol Corridor: Purchase a ticket for San Francisco. Take the train to the Emeryville station and transfer to Amtrak Thruway Motorcoach service (included as part of your train ticket). Disembark at the Moscone Center stop (Howard & 4th).

 


GETTING HERE BY CAR

From the South Bay : Take 101-North to I-80 East. Take the 4th Street exit and then left on Bryant. Left on Third and another left on Howard. The museum is located at the corner of Fourth and Howard.

From the East Bay : Take I-80 West towards San Francisco (Bay Bridge). Take the Fremont Street exit to Howard Street. Turn left on Howard Street. Proceed West on Howard Street for four blocks. The museum is located at the corner of Fourth and Howard.

From the North Bay : Take 101-South over the Golden Gate Bridge. Take Lombard Street exit to Van Ness Avenue. Turn right on Van Ness Avenue. Travel south to Grove; approximately two miles. Turn left on Grove Street. Continue past Market Street and onto 8th Street, heading south to Folsom. Turn left on Folsom, then left on Third and left on Howard. The museum is located at the corner of Fourth and Howard.

PARKING

We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.  To reserve your parking spot, visit the Children’s Creativity 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.

EXCLUSIVE PARTNER OFFER: Use promo code CHILDREN15 at checkout for 15% off your first reservation. Click below to reserve parking or select a location from the interactive map above.

NEARBY PARKING GARAGES

Hourly rates may vary, please check with garage about Early Bird Specials!