Find animation, innovation, inspiration and immerse yourself in the remarkable life story of Walt Disney, the man who raised animation to an art, tirelessly pursued innovation, and created a distinctly American legacy, transforming the entertainment world! Located in the Presidio of San Francisco, The Walt Disney Family Museum is one of the Bay Area's most inspirational venues, welcoming visitors to an historic building that reveals 40,000 square feet of imagination. Contemporary interactive galleries and state-of-the-art exhibits are narrated in Walt's own voice, and feature early drawings, cartoons, movies, music, listening stations, more than 200 video screens and a spectacular model of Disneyland. While there, you can also enjoy daily screenings of Disney classics.
- Mickey Mouse: From Walt to the World
On view May 16, 2019 - Jan 6, 2020 is an original and exclusive exhibit celebrating animation's most beloved and recognizable character, Mickey Mouse. This exhibit is in conjunction with the museum's 10th anniversary in 2019.
- Meet Generations Artist Sirron Norris
San Francisco-based muralist Sirron Norris created a unique piece in honor of both Mickey Mouse and San Francisco, on view in the current Mickey Mouse: From Walt to the World special exhibition.
- The Legacy of Walt Disney
The Walt Disney Family Museum brings to life the fascinating and inspiring story of Walt Disney, whose artistry, creativity and vision helped define 20th century American culture. Opened in 2009 in the Presidio of San Francisco, the 40,000-square-foot museum illuminates Disney's tremendous successes, disappointments and unyielding optimism as he pursued innovation and excellence while entertaining and enchanting generations worldwide.
- The Walt Disney Family Museum Facilities
The Walt Disney Family Museum is located in key historic buildings within the Presidio of San Francisco, which is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area of the National Park Service, and a listing on both the California Historical Landmarks and National Historic Landmarks.