The influence of Asian cultures can be felt throughout San Francisco. The Asian Art Museum, one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art, explores the origins of that influence through its spectacular collection of more than 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history: sculpture, paintings, textiles, furniture, and more.
View colorful treasures from Asia's rich past and dynamic present, enjoy delicious pan-Asian fare at Cafe Asia, or shop for unique gifts at the museum store.
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Comments about Smart Destinations Asian Art Museum:
Great museum. The location is convenient too. I enjoyed the famous Farmer's Market just down the street with fresh produce and handmade crafts. The Museum is large and interesting - the best museum I saw in San Fran. Lots of ceramics. I especially enjoyed lunch in the restaurant. The dim sum and grapefruit tea were authentic and divine.