Online Store

Here, you can establish or renew a membership, buy a ticket for an event or activity, or purchase copies of Charles Fracchia’s book, When The Water Came Up to Montgomery Street: San Francisco During the Gold Rush.

We invite you to create a shopping account with us if you like, or shop as a guest. Either way, your shopping cart will be active until you leave the store.

Note to current members: Your membership information is not part of a shopping account. A shopping account is not necessary to renew your membership.

Thank you for visiting and supporting the San Francisco Historical Society.

New Membership
Establish a new one-year membership.

Membership Renewal
Renew an existing (or lapsed) membership.

Walking Tours and Monthly Programs
Purchase tickets for monthly programs and walking tours.

Books for sale, including Charles Fracchia’s book, When the Water Came Up to Montgomery Street and The San Francisco Civic Center: A History of the Design, Controversies, and Realization of a City Beautiful Masterpiece by James Haas.


Click here or on the linked image below to start your shopping at, and the San Francisco Historical Society will receive a portion of your purchase.

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