De Young Museum or The M.H. de Young Memorial Museum is one of the famous American art museum located in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, USA. the naming of museum given to San Francisco newspaperman MH De Young.
De Young museum was opened in 1985, this museum was originally a building structure Egyptian style, but these buildings were damaged by earthquake in 1906, and eventually replaced with the structure of the Spanish Renaissance style in 1929. Initially building the de Young has ornaments cast concrete on the facade , and ornaments removed when the facade starts to fall in 1949.
And in 1972 San Francisco de young museum received the right to display the collection of anthropological holdings, such as including pre-Hispanic works, such as of Teotihuacan, Peru and art books from sub-Saharan Africa, and these buildings again suffered damage to the earthquake events Loma Prieta in 1989. and finally the building you see now, is the result of the renovation that was completed in the year 15 October 2005 after undergoing repairs from time to time to the present.
De Young museum possess the best collection from famous artists, including American art of 17-21 centuries, textiles, the art of contemporary interior, Pacific and Africa art. all summed up in an imposing building, you can see, learn and observe. Visit the de Young, and get the biggest inspiration in your life.