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De Young Museum in San Francisco, California

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Distance from city center: 9.4mi
Wazling's pictureby Wazling History & Culture travel tip
added on the 25th of August, 2010
A truly amazing location to visit, the De Young Museum led me to a path of illogical, free thinking. Full of impressionist artworks such as painting, sculptures and other interesting works of contemporary American, African and South-American artists.

There is a exhibit, a black plate with some fruits on it(they are not real of course), which are very shiny but quite dim in color. Or a painting with some vertical dark brown waves which at first sight not tell you very much.

Through these works, I believe, one can see the world through other eyes. I enjoyed myself in this museum. It really gives you another perspective on life if you are open-minded enough. I recommend it with honesty. :)

50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA

Adults $10, Seniors 65 and over $7, Youths 13-17 $

Opening Hours:
Tuesday through Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Fridays until 8:45 p.m. mid-January through November.

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