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Museo Italo Americano

Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd., Building C, San Francisco, CA 94123
+1 415-673-2200
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A nice place in a beautiful area

Now it's easy to get there on the bus # 43. Museum is opened Tue-Sun 12-4, and it's always free... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2017
ImaMY
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San Francisco, California
Hard to Find. Worth the Effort

It was 2014 and we had business at the Italian Consulate. Afterward we went in search of the Museo... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
dribera
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Seattle, Washington
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Specialty museum featuring artwork by Italians and Italian-Americans.
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“gift shop” (2 reviews)
“artists” (2 reviews)
“exhibits” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd., Building C, San Francisco, CA 94123
Marina District
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+1 415-673-2200
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

Now it's easy to get there on the bus # 43. Museum is opened Tue-Sun 12-4, and it's always free. Interesting things in the gift shop, including Murano glass. Now there is a Baccari photo exhibit - father and son, different styles of photography, we...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2017

It was 2014 and we had business at the Italian Consulate. Afterward we went in search of the Museo Italo American, i.e., the Italian-American Museum. Most native San Franciscans and store owners we asked had never heard of it. But we persisted found the listing....More

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Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stumbled upon this retrospective of the work of Primo Angeli while down at the Fort Mason area. I really liked the bold crisp quality if his graphic design. He did designs for companies like Molinari, Guinness, Quaker Oats, DHL, Robert Mondavi, Boudin Bakery and...More

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Reviewed November 13, 2014

This small museum (and language center) at Fort Mason has lots of appeal, interesting exhibits by contemporary Italian artists, and a welcoming staff who will warmly invite you to study Italian with them. Good gift shop, too, for that memento or hostess gift. Well worth...More

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Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful
backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to
the Marina. Originally the location for the
Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose
remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much
of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a
world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a
jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city.
...More
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