Leave Your Heart In San Francisco: 16 Unique SF Wedding Venues You'll Love

San Francisco is famous for many things: iconic bay views, great parks, and more incredible restaurants per capita than just about anywhere else in the country to name a few. But it's also a prime destination for weddings, thanks to a wealth of unique venues. Here's a selection of standout options that run the gamut from landmark buildings to cutting-edge museums. And most of them are worth visiting even if you're not getting married here!


Chapel of Our Lady at The Presidio by Wedgewood Weddings

San Francisco, CA

Style: Historic non-denominational chapel outfitted with exquisite hand-painted rafters, Mission-style chandeliers and vintage pews. After exchanging vows, celebrate at one of the other Presidio venues, such as the Golden Gate Club or the Log Cabin.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The San Francisco Mint

San Francisco, California

Style: Stunning, 1874 Greek Revival building with a jaw-dropping interior featuring a mix of both classic and more industrial spaces, and a dramatic walled courtyard, offering sky views and total privacy.

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $$ • $$$

Skybar

San Francisco, CA

Style: Spectacular 9th-floor venue in the iconic Chase Center, the chic, modern spot boasts floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the San Francisco skyline, the Bay waterfront, and surrounding piers.

Catering: In-house, Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$$

Webster Hall SF

San Francisco, CA

Style: Exquisite 1912 Beaux Arts landmark, boasting event spaces that range from the timeless Main Hall with its frescos, arched windows, and coffered ceiling to the industrial-chic Gallery, hung with contemporary art.

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Hibernia

San Francisco, CA

Style: Gilded Age Beaux-Arts gem in the heart of downtown SF with a striking Main Hall boasts picturesque stained-glass skylights, steel bank vault doors, and opulent gilded details.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$ • $$$

City Cruises San Francisco

San Francisco and Berkeley, CA

Style: Personalized, private cruise where you can sail on the bay's sparkling waters with picture-perfect panoramas in every direction.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Fillmore

San Francisco, CA

Style: Legendary music venue designed with luxe architectural details, like sparkling crystal chandeliers, gleaming wooden bars, plush red curtains, and an exceptional food & beverage program in this one-of-a-kind space.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Pearl

San Francisco, California

Style: Refurbished Industrial waterfront building with an artistic edge, right in the heart of the Dogpatch historic cultural district.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Great American Music Hall

San Francisco, California

Style: Alluring 1907 Rococo concert hall with luxe décor accents like marble columns, ornately gilded balconies, and an elaborate frescoed ceiling. Plus, personalized marquees and state-of-the-art lighting and sound equipment.

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Dogpatch Studios

San Francisco, CA

Style: Spacious, industrial-chic studio with 3 unique levels—the sprawling first floor, with its 30-foot ceilings, the more intimate, photo-ready second floor, and the spectacular third floor which boasts floor-to-ceiling windows with skyline views and an open-air deck.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$

Exploratorium

San Francisco, CA

Style: Stylish waterfront science museum with fabulous interactive galleries (which guests are welcome to explore), the Fisher Bay Observatory Gallery affords nearly 360-degree views of Treasure Island, Bay Bridge, the Transamerica Pyramid, and Coit Tower.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$ • $$$

Cartoon Art Museum

San Francisco, CA

Style: Playful, flexible venue on Ghirardelli Square with bright galleries, fun exhibits, and exquisite views of the San Francisco Bay, Aquatic Park, and the Golden Gate Bridge.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $

Foreign Cinema

San Francisco, CA

Style: Dynamic event space paired with critically acclaimed cuisine and unique spaces like the canopied-covered courtyard ideal for romantic ceremonies, the loft-like Modernism West Gallery, and the warm, wood-accented Dining Room.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

California Academy of Sciences

San Francisco, CA

Style: World-renowned, eco-friendly natural history museum that boasts an aquarium, a planetarium, and a living roof; we recommend cocktails in the elegantly columned Swamp, then join your guests for a gourmet five-course repast in the African Hall.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$$

Conservatory of Flowers

San Francisco, CA

Style: Remarkable Victorian greenhouse, the ornate glass building combined with a profusion of tropical plants and colorful blooms creates a spectacularly romantic setting.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Terra Gallery and Event Venue

San Francisco, CA

Style: Urban, contemporary-chic gallery and event space in the heart of SOMA that epitomizes the synergy of art and technology.

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$


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