The David Ireland House is making plans for reopening its doors by appointment where all tours are free.

The David Ireland House at 500 Capp Street is viewable through guided and self-guided tours. All tours are free year round. Advanced reservations are recommended.

Guided Tours 

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
2pm & 4pm

Self-guided Tours


Planning Your Visit

The David Ireland House at 500 Capp Street, located in San Francisco’s Mission District, sits on the corner of 20th Street and Capp Street. Entrance for all tours is located on the 20th Street side of the building.

Doors for guided tours open 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour and begin promptly as scheduled. Doors for self-guided tours open at 12pm on Saturday.

Tours take visitors up one flight of stairs with a handrail. An elevator is available for visitors who use a mobility aid or are unable to climb the stairs. Please feel free to contact us with questions so we can best accommodate your visit.

Visitor Guidelines

-Please refrain from touching the works and objects
-Visitors are asked to check their bags prior to the start of a tour
-All devices must be silenced during the tour
-Photographs are welcome at the end of the tour
-Please wear soft soled-shoes to protect the floors in The House, stiletto heels are not permitted
-Food and beverages are not permitted
-We welcome well-behaved service animals

Group and Custom Visits

We welcome group or custom tours with advanced appointments.

Please contact or 415-872-9240 for inquiries and booking.


The David Ireland House
500 Capp Street
San Francisco, CA 94110