San Francisco City Hall
San Francisco

San Francisco City Hall

Elegantly restored, San Francisco’s City Hall is a fabulous showcase with rich history and rooms like no other venue in the city. The amazing detail of the architecture and the craftsmanship make City Hall the crown jewel of San Francisco.

Seated capacity
Reception capacity

The ideal venue for a beautiful wedding, City Hall’s exquisite architectural details cast a sense of grandeur over any ceremony, no matter the size. Stunning lighting accents play off the carvings that punctuate the Rotunda’s marble walls. The large marble staircase features landings that function as stages for elegant ceremonies and live music.

Guests can be seated on the main floor or can view the proceedings from the second level balconies. The North Light Court features beautiful design including a skylight that runs the expanse of the ceiling, as does the South Light Court. With their breathtaking architecture, the Fourth Floor Galleries offer striking venues for smaller weddings and receptions. 


Seated (including second floor): (652). Reception: (1,300). The main floor is roughly 75’ square. Marble floors, stone and glass walls and plaster dome comprise the room’s surfaces. The Grand Staircase landing is 4’0” above the Main Floor level and is 4’6” deep and 20’0” wide.

North Light Court

Seated: (435). Reception: (870). Approximately 122’6” x 57’5” clear floor area with 19’ to 22’ ceilings. The north walls are occupied by free standing historic counters. Marble floors, area rugs, stone and glass walls and a glass skylight ceiling make up the room’s surfaces. 
South Light Court

Seated: (420). Reception: (840). Approximately 122’6” x 57’05” gross floor area with 19’ to 22’ ceilings. A glass skylight comprises the ceiling, while other room surfaces consist of marble floors, wall to wall carpet and stone and glass walls.

The Second Floor (Balconies)

Seated: (320), Reception: (640).

The Fourth Floor (Galleries)

Seated (320), Reception (640).

Special Note: Maximum occupant load for standing receptions is 3,014 persons. Events with occupant loads exceeding the maximum will require Fire Department approval and/or Fire Inspection standby during event.

Global Gourmet Catering is proud to be a preferred wedding caterer for this amazing venue!

What We Love About This Venue
City Hall is breathtakingly elegant in its beauty. Guests are always amazed and in awe of the building and with lighting, the venue just explodes with grandeur. This historic event space is perfect for the couple looking to wow their out-of-town wedding guests with amazing architectural details. Great for larger weddings looking to seat everyone in the same space.

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