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The Palace of Fine Arts Theatre

3301 Lyon St., San Francisco, CA 94123

The Palace of Fine Arts was originally designed by Bernard Maybeck for the Panama Pacific Exposition in 1915. It was restored in the 1960’s and the elegant Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, with seating for 1000 was added in 1970. Superb sound and excellent sight lines make the theatre one of San Francisco’s premier venues for music.

Free parking on site.
The Palace of Fine Arts Theatre is located at Bay and Lyon Streets

From the North Bay

From the north bay area, take US 101 South across the Golden Gate Bridge to the Marina exit.
Turn right at the first street, which is Lyon street. This will take you to the parking area.

From the East Bay

From the east bay area, take the Bay Bridge to the ninth street exit.
Turn right on ninth street.
Turn left after three blocks onto Hayes street.
Continue on Hayes for three blocks and turn right on Franklin street.
Follow Franklin for approximately two miles to Lombard Street and turn left.
Follow Lombard for approximately 1 1/2 miles until you see a green & “Palace of Fine Arts”
highway sign on the right side of the road.
Turn right at the sign. This is Lyon street.
Go one block and turn left into the parking area.

From the South Bay via 280

Take 280 North and exit on 19th Avenue.
Follow 19th Avenue towards the Golden Gate Bridge.
Get in the right hand lane after exiting the McArthur tunnel.
Turn right at the Downtown/Marina exit.
Go approximately 1/4 mile and veer left to the Marina exit.
Turn right at the first street, which is Lyon street. This will take you to the parking area.

From the South Bay via 101

Take 101 North towards the Golden Gate Bridge.
Exit at Ninth Street.
Turn left after three blocks onto Hayes street.
Continue on Hayes for three blocks and turn right on Franklin street.
Follow Franklin for approximately two miles to Lombard Street and turn left.
Follow Lombard for approximately 1 1/2 miles until you see a green “Palace of Fine Arts”
highway sign on the right side of the road.
Turn right at the sign. This is Lyon street.
Go one block and turn left into the parking area.

By Public Transportation

From Fisherman’s Wharf take the #30 Stockton bus.
From other locations, Muni busses #22, 28, 29, 41, 43, 45, and many Golden Gate Transit busses stop nearby.

General San Francisco Bay Area Transit Information