San Francisco City Hall is a beautiful building with fantastic light and gorgeous classical architecture. It's a very popular place to get married and there are dozens of couples having a wedding every single weekday throughout the year. San Francisco City Hall is popular with wedding photographers because of beautiful light, a variety of backgrounds, and the ability to access almost every part of the building.


Brides and grooms having an SF City Hall wedding often choose to hire a San Francisco City Hall wedding photographer. Wedding ceremonies usually take place in the Rotunda which is at the top of the grand staircase. You can be accompanied by up to six guests, unless you're renting one of three available City Hall balconies: North Balcony, South Balcony, or the Mayor's Balcony. These balconies can accommodate up to 100 guests and need to be reserved in advance.


When planning your wedding photography you'll want to make sure to hire the right SF City Hall wedding photographer. Many couples also hire other vendors such as a florist and a makeup artist. City Hall allows for wedding reservations to be made up to three months in advance. You can log onto the official website and learn how to choose the date and time that works best for you.