Haight-Ashbury’s Summer of Love

National and Local Media Coverage
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San Francisco's hippies were a media sensation in 1967! Come to the 5th floor Magazines and Newsaper center to see a display of local and national news pieces that show a variety of viewpoints on the hippies.

All materials come from the SFPL collection.


Be part of the happening. Exhibitions, author talks, arts and crafts and more as San Francisco Public Library celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. See the SFPL Summer of Love Program Guide (PDF)

Upcoming Events

Riot on Sunset Strip
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 6:30 pm
Park, Park Meeting Room
Thursdays at Noon Films: In the Heat of the Night
Thursday, July 27, 2017, 12:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion, and Rock & Roll
Thursday, July 27, 2017, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Children's General Floor Area - 2nd Fl

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Current Exhibits

Summer of Love and Haight: Sex, Drugs and Runaways
Through Thursday, October 19, 2017
Main Library, Government Information Center
Summer of Love and Haight
Through Sunday, October 29, 2017
Main Library, Jewett Gallery
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