StoryCorps is pleased to partner with the Contemporary Jewish Museum to record, share, and preserve the stories of communities in San Francisco.
Stories from StoryCorps in San Francisco
Josh Lampert and his father, Chuck, talk about Josh's struggle with mental illness, which began while Josh was in college ...
“What do you feel you've learned from cancer?”
Jerris Marr interviews his 10-year-old daughter Faith about surviving bone cancer on her spine.
“I remember going through family albums looking for my face in old photographs...”
Diane Tells His Name talks to her daughter Bonnie Buchanan about discovering she was adopted.
“When I came in 1966, nobody knew about who a Sikh was.”
Surinder Singh (L) and his son Rupinder (R) talk about their lives as Sikhs in the U.S. and Canada.
“My mind is so damaged.”
Marco Ferreira talks to his wife, Wendy Tucker, about surviving a near-fatal motorcycle accident in 2008.
Visit StoryCorps in San Francisco
Sala Webb Education Center
736 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Link to map.
Thursdays: 1:00 - 7:00 PM
Saturdays: By Appointment
Sundays: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Schedule times and dates may vary and are subject to change. This includes major holidays.
ParkingThe Jessie Square Garage is located beneath the Contemporary Jewish Museum, at 223 Stevenson (off of Third Street), and is handicapped accessible.
Fifth & Mission Yerba Buena Garage 833 Mission Street (between Fourth & Fifth streets)
AccessibilityThe Museum and the StoryBooth are fully accessible. Wheelchairs (as available) may be borrowed. Please visit the Admission Desk.
Public TransportationThe Contemporary Jewish Museum is accessible via BART and MUNI Metro lines, J, K, L, M, N, and T, which stop at the Powell and Montgomery Street stations on Market Street.
MUNI Bus Lines 5, 6, 7, 9, 16, 21, 31, 38, and 71 stop on Market Street between Fifth Street and New Montgomery. The 14 and 14L stop on Mission Street at Third Street.
Golden Gate Transit lines 70, 73, and 80 stop at Mission and Third streets.
SamTrans Buses depart from Transbay Terminal at First and Mission streets.
San Francisco News & Updates
This year San Francisco StoryBooth heads into our 5th year of recording stories in the Bay Area! We’ll be celebrating... Read more.