San Francisco Muni
The Conservatory is served by several public transit routes. From downtown, take SF Muni buses #5 Fulton, #7 Haight, #21 Hayes, #71 Haight-Noriega or the Muni-Metro N-Judah streetcar. From north of the Park, take Muni buses #33 Stanyan or #44 O'Shaughnessy. From south of the Park, take Muni buses #33 Stanyan, #44 O'Shaughnessy or #71 Haight-Noriega. For more information, visit Muni's Web site at www.511.org or call the San Francisco Municipal Railway (415) 673-MUNI.
The Seasonal Shuttle Service connects locals and visitors to attractions across the 3 mile length of Golden Gate Park. The Shuttle costs $2.00 for an all-day, round-trip pass. Exact change is required. Children under the age of 3 and those ADA needs ride for free. The Shuttle runs between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. every 15-20 minutes, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays May through September.
Additional public transportation
- AC Transit
- Golden Gate Transit
The streets which surround the Conservatory are John F. Kennedy Drive (south) and Conservatory Drive (north, west and east). Though most parking is free within Golden Gate Park, spaces can be limited and there are time limits, usually 3 to 4 hours. Please note that on Sundays, Golden Gate Park closes many of its roads to automobile traffic.
Music Concourse Garage
Parking for cars and bicycles is available in the new Music Concourse Garage. Access to Music Concourse Parking is from Fulton Street at 10th Avenue. The Music Concourse Garage is open seven days a week from 7:30 am to 10 p.m. year-round, and parking in the garage is encouraged.
Hours and rates in Music Concourse Garage
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 10 p.m. ($2.50/hour)
Weekends 7:30 a.m.- 10 p.m. ($3.00/hour)
Outdoor bike racks
There are two bicycle racks at the Conservatory: one in the Dahlia Garden on the East side of the building, and one near the restrooms on Conservatory Drive West
Golden Gate Park Map
Click to ENLARGE the map below, and you will see the Conservatory of Flowers in the top right corner.