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The dome of this venerable Government building is a replica of the one crowning St. Peter's Basilica in Rome.
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1 Carlton B Goodlett Pl, San Francisco, CA 94102-9991
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Reviewed 4 days ago

City Hall but it seems to be a Capitolium. For me very similar cupola with the Dome of Invalides in Paris. Sunday morning it was closed. Nice Lincoln statue before the building.

Thank Andras54
Reviewed 6 days ago

San Francisco City Hall is where you can buy your marriage license, and you'll often see couples in various vignettes of the building having their own private ceremonies.

Thank Sunchaser8
Reviewed 6 days ago

This city hall is gorgeous gilded in gold. Any day of the week and you can see the 100s of happy couples lining up to be married here. It's quite romantic and great for private events.

Thank ry9979
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful building! Maybe one of the most beautiful that I've ever seen. It is a piece of Europe architecture here in America.

Thank crisnathercia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Entrance is free, and there is a free tour I am hoping to take next time. The detail inside was beautiful. I love seeing these old buildings. It was definitely worth the visit, do take time to walk up to the other floors.

Thank Carina M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our movie tour stopped here and shows us some spots that movies had been filmed. Also there were alot of wedding going on that day. Its beautiful inside and out. WIsh i would have had more time to really see it .

Thank strovalta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

City Hall is beautifully located , with open space in front. Inside, full of light and open spaces is a popular place for weddings

Thank Wanda W. W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to admire beautiful buildings and ceilings, this is definitely worth a quick stop. You can witness a wedding (or several at a time!) pretty much any time of day. The restrooms are well kept in case you’re walking by and need to...More

Thank Nursemimishell
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautil builidng. We did see 7 weeding in around 15 minutes. We were shock the quick the can marry you

Thank Iñaki M
Reviewed June 9, 2018

You can visit City Hall free of charge. It is very ornate and the grand staircase is worth photographing along with other parts of the architecture.

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Civic Center
Civic Center is the seat of power for all things
government and performance-related in the city.
Although its streets are best walked during daytime,
numerous cultural gems are within close proximity to
one another. The symphony, opera, ballet, and jazz
center offer year round entertainment within the
shadow of the city’s Beaux-Arts crown jewel: the gold
tipped dome of City Hall.
...More
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Samantha R
March 11, 2018|
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Response from Margscott | Reviewed this property |
Call the city hall. you do have to make appointment with them.. the day we were there there was only 46 weddings that day.. I am told they have 100's in a day..
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Samantha R
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There is an underground parking lot across the street in SF..cost is a couple dollars an hour - very affordable!
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March 5, 2018|
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
Trying to find any free parking in the bay area will not always be easy.However there are many nice places to visit where you might find some free or reasonably priced parking.Marin county has several beauty spots to... More
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