All of the visitor information that you need to know to have a safe, relaxing and inspiring experience in Yerba Buena Gardens—at the Cultural Heart of San Francisco.
Hours of Operation
Open daily to the public
6:00 AM | 10:00 PM
Postings of Park Rules + Regulations are located throughout the property.
Thank you for respecting and cooperating with all park rules.
Yerba Buena Gardens is a short walk from the BART | MUNI Powell + Montgomery Street stations. Convenient MUNI bus lines include:
- 14 Mission
- 15 Third
- 30 Stockton
- 45 Union
- All Market Street routes
The CalTrain Station at Fourth and Townsend is served directly by MUNI with stops on Third Street at Howard and at Mission.
Yerba Buena Gardens is also convenient to Golden Gate Transit, SamTrans, and AC Transit.
Parking garages and street parking are available nearby.
Garages offering the closest access to Yerba Buena Gardens are below.
Yerba Buena Garage
Fifth + Mission
Hearst Parking Center
45 Third Street
Park Rules + Regulations
In order to keep the Gardens enjoyable for everyone, the following uses are not allowed:
• Swimming, Wading or Bathing
• Alcoholic Beverages
• Feeding of birds and animals
• Riding Bicycles
• Flying Kites
• Team Sports
• No wheeled conveyances including: Skateboard, Roller Skates, Roller Blades and Carts
Adherence to the San Francisco Park Code is required.
No violations will be allowed including:
• Feeding of birds/animals prohibited | Sec.5.07
• Towing of non-permitted parking | Sec. 6.02