The San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers is a San Francisco area attraction and special events venue. This unique and historic facility located in Golden Gate Park boasts five exhibit spaces with exotic plants and flowers from all over the world. A stunning Victorian masterpiece with beautiful and eye-catching botanicals, the San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers provides a unique and natural backdrop for your upcoming wedding nuptials.
Facilities and Capacity
Each gallery of the Conservatory of Flowers showcases unique plants and flowers, custom metal work and architectural beauty throughout the building. The Conservatory also has additional spaces available for rentals including Palm Terrace, a pavilion and bridal lounge or breakout room. The Palm Terrace is an al fresco space with views of the Conservatory Valley flowerbeds and Sutro Tower with a backdrop of the magnificent Victorian Conservatory to accommodate up to 300 wedding guests. The beautifully manicured East and West Terrace Lawns are located just in front of the Conservatory. The Conservatory is perfect for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and showcase unique and tropical botanicals. The Orchard Pavilion is an industrial space with capacity for up to 150 wedding guests.
The San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers offers venue rental for weddings and other social events. Whether your wedding is intimate or grand, their professional event staff will provide the perfect space and ambience for your event. Event services offered include the following:
- On-site security
- Experienced and polished event staff
- Luxury trailer restroom rental
- White wooden folding chairs and tables
- Setup and cleanup
- Preferred vendors only
The San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers is an ideal location for hosting private parties of varying sizes. In addition to wedding ceremonies and receptions, this location can accommodate all of your wedding events, such as engagement parties, bridal showers and rehearsal dinners. This venue is also available for hosting corporate meetings, holiday parties, birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions.
At more than a century old, this Victorian structure is the oldest public wood and glass conservatory in North America. The Conservatory opened to the pubic in 1879 and was an instant sensation in Golden Gate Park. As a city, state and national historic landmark, the Conservatory remains one of the most photographed and beloved San Francisco attractions.
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Since 2017, Alice has helped countless couples plan their weddings at the Conservatory of Flowers. While meeting the couples initially, she loves to understand how the couple wants to celebrate their love with family and friends. She works to assist the couples envision themselves at the Conservatory through their traditional or non-traditional celebration!
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Site visits available Wednesday & Saturday 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm
Conservatory of Flowers frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Conservatory of Flowers?
- Clean Up
- Set Up
What are the most important characteristics of Conservatory of Flowers in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Government Building
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Conservatory of Flowers for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
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- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Conservatory of Flowers offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Preferred Vendors Only
- Set Up
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- Audio Equipment
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