Entertainment for San Francisco Bay Area

[ Art Galleries | Bars | Colleges | Concerts | Museums | Newspaper | Professional Teams | Theater Groups | Theme Parks | Tours ]


Art Galleries

    Art Gallery Listing
    San Francisco, CA

    Here is a list with several San Francisco area art galleries.


Bars

    Holding Co. Bar & Grill
    #2 Embarcadero Center
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)986-0797

    The Holding Co. Bar & Grill Restaurant features casual dining, American cuisine, full bar, 22 tap beers, microbrews, satellite TV's, patio, happy hour, San Francisco.


Colleges


Concerts

    San Francisco Symphony
    Grove & Van Ness
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)864-6000

    Season runs February-April under the direction of conductor Herbert Blomstedt. The summer Pops season runs July 7-29.



Museums

    Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
    2626 Bancroft Way
    Berkeley, CA
    (510)642-0808

    The University Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (UAM/PFA) is the principal visual arts center of the University of California at Berkeley.


    Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
    Golden Gate Park
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)668-8921

    Permanent collection includes art objects from China, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, India, and the Himalayas.



    Center for the Arts at Yerba Buena Gardens
    701 Mission Street (at Third)
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)978-2787

    A $44 million arts locus built in '93 to reflect Bay Area culture expressed in dance, theater, music. visual arts, and media.


    Exploratorium
    Palace Of Fine Arts, Lyon St. At Marina Blvd
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)561-0360

    Science taught with interactive exhibits and play.


    Golden State Model Railroad Museum
    900 Dornan Drive
    Richmond, CA
    (510)234-4884

    Housed at the Golden State Model Railroad Museum are the layouts of the East Bay Model Engineers Society.


    Lawrence Hall of Science
    University Of California
    Berkeley, CA
    (510)642-5132

    Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS) is a unique, dynamic center dedicated to increasing public understanding, and enjoyment, of science.


    Museum of Paleontology
    Life Sciences Building
    Berkeley, CA
    (510)642-1821

    Many people think paleontology is the study of fossils. In fact, paleontology is much more.


    S.F. Museum of Folk Art
    Landmark Building A . Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)775-0991

    Exhibitions of contemporary crafts, American folk art, and traditional ethnic art from home and abroad.


    S.F. Museum of Modern Art
    151 3rd St. (between Mission and Howard Streets)
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)357-4000

    A spanking new building by Swiss architect Mario Botta houses 15,000 works including pieces by Matisse, Pollock, Arthur Dove, Sigmar Polke, Joseph Beuys, Brice Marden, Bruce Nauman and others.


    Tech Museum of Innovation
    145 West San Carlos St
    San Jose, CA
    (408)279-7150

    Advanced science conceptual demos and interactive exhibits.


    The Ansel Adams Center for Photography
    655 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)495-7000

    A museum dedicated to creative photography, presents fifteen or more exhibitions annually, spanning a variety of artistic approaches.


    The Hall of Health
    2230 Shattuck Ave. (lower Level)
    Berkeley, CA
    (510)549-1564

    The Hall of Health, cosponsored by Children's Hospital Oakland and Alta Bates Medical Center, is a community health-education museum and science center dedicated to promoting wellness and individual responsibility for health.



    Wells Fargo History Museum
    420 Montgomery St.
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)396-2619

    Real gold nuggets. Real stagecoaches. Real history. It's all at the five Wells Fargo historical museums.


Newspaper

    San Mateo Times
    Half Moon Bay, CA
    (415)348-4321

    This is the San Mateo Times On-Line.


Professional Teams


Theater Groups

    Shotgun Players
    434 36th Street #1
    Oakland, CA
    (510)655-0813

    The Shotgun Players is a recently establish independent theatre company based at the La Val's Subterranean in North Berkeley.


Theme Parks

    Marine World Africa USA
    Marine World Parkway
    Vallejo, CA
    (707)643-6722

    From sharks to shellfish and everything in between, the wonders of marine life are yours to discover.


Tours

    Alcatraz Island
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)546-2700

    Out in the middle of the San Francisco Bay, the island of Alcatraz is a world unto itself.


    Angel Island
    San Francisco, CA
    (415)897-0715

    Take a fascinating journey into the rich military and cultural history of this unique San Francisco Island.

 
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