The War Memorial Opera House is located at 301 Van Ness Avenue, at the corner of Grove Street in the San Francisco Civic Center neighborhood.
Please Note: Construction on Van Ness Avenue may impact travel time. Please allow for extra time for traffic and parking when going to the Opera House.
The War Memorial Opera House is a short walk from the Civic Center BART and MUNI stations as well as the Van Ness MUNI station. We highly encourage the use of public transportation in support of the City's Transit First Policy. Bear in mind that parking in the Civic Center area can be limited, especially during performances.
Traveling by Car
For directions and up-to-date traffic reports, visit 511.org. Due to construction for the SFMTA Van Ness Improvement Project, heavy traffic may impact your arrival to the Opera House. Please allow for extra time when driving to the Opera House, or consider using public transportation.
We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app. Reserve your parking spot by visiting the War Memorial Opera House SpotHero parking page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up. New to SpotHero? Click here to download the SpotHero app.