Preserving and sharing our Masonic heritage
Hands of Fidelity sculpture, San Francisco Masonic Temple, destroyed by fire in 1906 (c. late 19th century)

View the Library Collection

Online access to thousands of books pertaining to Freemasonry.

View the Museum Collection

View our large collection of items used by Masons through the centuries and around the world.


The museum contains a large collection of rare items pertaining to Freemasonry around the world: aprons, medallions, collars, sashes, earthenware, silverware, photographs, paintings, and patents, to name a few.

The fraternity’s material culture is distinct and its artistry reveals the various times in which the museum’s pieces were made.

Our virtual exhibits tell many stories, with a particular focus on the Masonic influence on the development of the state of California.


Access the online collection here