Your Guide for Visiting CHS

Influenza Epidemic September 1918

Here’s what to expect during your visit:

  • Increased cleaning and newly installed sanitization stations
  • Plexiglass shields where appropriate
  • Reduced capacity in our galleries and store
  • Required social distancing
  • Mandatory face coverings worn by all visitors and staff
  • New public hours will be Thursday through Saturday, from 12:00 PM to 5:30 PM.
  • Online purchase of gallery admission now available. Tickets will also be available onsite but admission is limited and not guaranteed.

For more information on what steps we are taking to keep our guests and staff safe, please review our Health and Safety Plan.

We missed you and look forward to seeing you soon! Click here for information about our newest exhibition, San Francisco Photographs by Minor White.

The North Baker Library and Reading Room remains closed at this time.  Check our website for updates or contact reference staff at reference@calhist.org.