San Francisco, California: Cartoon Art Museum

Now we're talking -- Art even we understand! A selection of comic strip original panels presented in a gallery setting, from the Yellow Kid to the latest graphic novel.
Address:
655 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
Directions:
East of Union Square, near the SF Museum of Modern Art. On Mission between 2nd St. and 3rd St.
Hours:
Dail 11-5. Closed M, Major holidays. (Call to verify)
Phone:
415-227-8666
Admission:
Adults $6
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SF Heart comic art. Cartoon Art Museum

Great comic classic art from Archie to DC comics. There is a sign before entering that warns that you cannot take photos or video in the museum, but they allowed me to take a photo of their Heart of San Francisco, near where you can buy admission tickets.

[Monica McCormick, 04/01/2012]

Hearts of San Francisco was a community art project involving 130 sculptures scattered around town. The one at the Cartoon Art Museum is a salute to Beach Blanket Babylon, a musical revue featuring crazy giant hats that sometimes support skyscrapers.

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