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A cornerstone of San Francisco’s historic Civic Center district, the San Francisco War Memorial Performing Arts Center (SFWMPAC) is conveniently located near public transportation, parking and dining. Bordered by the Hayes Valley neighborhood, a variety of restaurants and bars are within walking distance.
Our resident provider of food and beverage, Global Gourmet Catering, offers pre-show and intermission service in the Herbst Theatre, War Memorial Opera House and Davies Symphony Hall. Global Gourmet's Executive Chef Aaron Zimmer and its culinary team also prepare a changing seasonal buffet and elevated al la carte dishes before San Francisco Ballet and San Francisco Opera performances in the Prelude at the Opera.
Tours are scheduled every Monday, except holidays, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on the hour. All tours leave from the Grove Street entrance of Davies Symphony Hall and cost $7.00, or $5.00 for students/seniors. Group tour reservations should be made two weeks in advance. For further information about tours, contact Performing Arts Center Tours at 415.552.8338.