Venue Details

21 Star Starred
The Walt Disney Family Museum
Presidio of San Francisco San Francisco, CA 94129
415-345-6800
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Member Tips

dress

Casual
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travel

Parking is a breeze
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Parking is free
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dining

Food and drinks for purchase
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Goldstar Member
Dress casually. As with most museums, wear comfortable shoes for the walking!
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Goldstar Member
Lots of street parking and nearby lots. No parking fees on weekends.
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No food or drink inside the museum. Cafe by the museum entrance.
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No photography inside the museum.
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Public transportation available and easy to negotiate. Short walk on Presidio is enjoyable.
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Goldstar Member
Allow more time than you would for other museums. It is less tiring.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.6 average rating
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4 stars
attended Jul 11 2011

When you purchase your tickets the ticket person lets you know that you get a stamp on entering the museum so, that if you would like to take a break you can reenter... continued

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385 reviews
62 stars
attended Feb 24 2014

It was a great experience! I learned everything and more about the life of Walt Disney. I'm so glad I got an opportunity to understand the history of this incredible man. I now have a much deeper appreciation of his legacy.

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332 reviews
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attended Feb 28 2014

We're not big Disney fans, per se, but really enjoyed this museum. It includes a lot of social and historical context that made it much broader than we expected. Lots... continued

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Website

http://www.waltdisney.org

Quotes & Highlights

Take a virtual tour of the galleries on the museum’s website.

Description

General admission offer includes entry to the Film of the Month screening.

The Walt Disney Family Museum brings to life the fascinating achievements and inspiring story of Walt Disney, the man who raised animation to an art, transformed the film industry, tirelessly pursued innovation, and created a global and distinctively American legacy. The creator of Mickey Mouse, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Disneyland and much more, Walt Disney was a risk-taker whose artistry, imagination and vision influenced popular culture through animated and live-action films, television programs, theme parks and new technologies.

Non-flash photography is permitted inside the museum.