Palace of Fine Arts

Aerial view of The Presidio and the San Francisco Bay (Presidio Trust)

Learn About Presidential And American History Around San Francisco

Presidents Day is February 18. In honor of the holiday, here are ways you can get in touch with your patriotic side. Experience the glorious San Francisco Bay simultaneously with sails, kayaking, hikes, bike rides and more at these living museums and free park sites. Celebrate your freedom on the water and with some fresh air.

02/18/2013

Exploratorium

The Exploratorium Moving To New San Francisco Location

The Exploratorium will be closing its doors at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco at the start of the new year. The museum will be making its way to a new location at San Francisco’s Pier 15. Opening day is April 17.

12/22/2012

New swan family Blue Boy,  Blanche and baby Martha at the Palace of Fine Arts. (BCN)

Baby Swan At Palace Of Fine Arts Likely Killed By Predator

A baby swan hatched at San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts lagoon has been killed by a predator, a swan caretaker said.

CBS San Francisco–06/19/2011

New swan family Blue Boy,  Blanche and baby Martha at the Palace of Fine Arts. (BCN)

Young Swan Disappears From San Francisco’s Palace Of Fine Arts

It’s been a bad week for the swans that make their home in a lagoon at San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts. Officials at the San Francisco landmark say the youngest member of a swan family disappeared Thursday evening.

CBS San Francisco–06/18/2011

New swan family Blue Boy,  Blanche and baby Martha at the Palace of Fine Arts. (BCN)

Family Drama Forces Swan From SF Palace Of Fine Arts

Bella the swan is moving out after receiving a less than gracious reception from her brother and sister-in-law at the lagoon near San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts, Recreation and Park Department officials said.

CBS San Francisco–06/17/2011

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5 Best San Francisco Outdoor Spots for a Dramatic Kiss

These five romantic spots should make your first lip-lock a memorable kiss, even if the relationship doesn’t end up lasting forever.

CBS San Francisco–05/11/2011

Swan. (AP)

Palace Of Fine Arts Swan Recovering From Injury

A fractured webbed foot is no cause for a swan song for Bella, an injured swan who resides at the Palace of Fine Arts lagoon in San Francisco.

CBS San Francisco–05/04/2011

Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. (Palace of Fine Arts)

Palace Of Fine Arts Reopens After 7-Year Overhaul

One of San Francisco’s most beloved landmarks reopened to the public Friday after a seven-year, $21 million renovation.

CBS San Francisco–01/14/2011

Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. (Palace of Fine Arts)

San Francisco Welcomes The Restored Palace Of Fine Arts

The fences around part of the lagoon were scheduled to come down shortly, and the swans have already returned.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/07/2011

Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. (Palace of Fine Arts)

Swans Return To Palace Of Fine Arts Lagoon

Swans are back in the lagoon at San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts.

CBS San Francisco–01/04/2011

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