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San Francisco Film Centre


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39 Mesa Street
Suite 113, The Presidio

San Francisco, California 94129

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Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Event | Corporate Social Events | Expo/Competitions | Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat | Wedding Ceremony/Reception | Youth Party | Youth Retreat/Camp
Best Of
Winner: Best Venue for Formal Affairs
Best Of
Runner-up: Best Venue for Day Meetings
  • By Phillip Alan Films
  • Bride & Groom under the oak treeBride & Groom under the oak tree
  • Bride & Groom on the road to the rest of their lives!Bride & Groom on the road to the rest of their lives!
  • Chairs on the lawn for ceremonyChairs on the lawn for ceremony
  • Cocktails on the VerandaCocktails on the Veranda
  • Veranda at nightVeranda at night
  • Palm RoomPalm Room
  • Palm Room - blank canvasPalm Room - blank canvas
  • Palm Room - product launch meetingPalm Room - product launch meeting
  • Uplights in the Palm Room Uplights in the Palm Room


About San Francisco Film Centre

Welcome to the
San Francisco Film Centre.

Located on the Main Post in the heart of the beautiful Presidio, The San Francisco Film Centre is home to a mix of prestigious film and media organizations and companies.

Its versatile event space combining views overlooking the Main Post and Golden Gate Bridge, two conference rooms, screening room and onsite café are available for a wide range of private parties, conferences and events. We are an a la carte venue with a wide selection of preferred venues for all of your planning needs.

Looking for a special professional venue for your next meeting or corporate event?

Let the San Francisco Film Centre become the canvas upon which your unique private or high profile corporate event comes to life.  View our E-Brochure here.

The Palm Room is a versatile event space featuring abundant natural lighting in a tranquil and historic setting. It is perfect for a wide range of occasions including your next corporate retreat, business conference, product launch, offsite meeting, lecture series or evening reception and dinner.  Meeting can flow from the Palm Room ou to the vernada for breakout spaces and even onto the lawn to complete an indoor/outdoor experience.

Social Events
The San Francisco Film Centre’s Palm Room with approximately 2,775 square feet offers a beautiful light filled canvas with Australian Eucalyptus wood floors, potted palms and adjustable track lighting to help create a unique atmosphere for you and your guests.

With floor to ceiling French doors that open up to an adjoining private Spanish tiled covered veranda, your guests can comfortably enjoy moving from our indoor to outdoor event spaces celebrating intimate dinner parties, birthday celebrations, bar mitzvahs, fundraisers and other celebrations for up to 300 guests.

The Palm Room features a warm natural ambiance with expansive views of the historic Presidio’s Main Post and Golden Gate Bridge which provides you with the backdrop for your desired type of event.

Whether you are planning a small, intimate ceremony or a large, more formal affair, see how the San Francisco Film Centre provides the flexibility to customize and design your dream wedding — with areas to accommodate your ceremony, reception and dinner to celebrate with family and friends.

Inspired by its historical past and beautiful surroundings, the Film Centre’s Palm Room, with adjoining covered veranda, allows your guests to enjoy natural indoor and outdoor spaces in a casually stylish, yet sophisticated location. Expansive views of the historic Main Post of the Presidio and Golden Gate Bridge complete the experience.

Screening Room
The San Francisco Film Centre also offers the venue for private film and video screenings or AV presentations. Our professional staff is available to help you plan a special lecture, business presentation or meeting as an add-on to your Palm Room rental. Contact ZAP at 415-788-7900 EXT-3 or email:

We can project material from Blu-ray Disc and DVD, or present image and sound from your laptop computer running Power Point or other AV programs.
SFO and OAK - 40 minutes

Bus | Lyft | Uber

Onsite: Yes Fee
Fee: $2.20 p/ hour; $12.00 all day

In house caterer for weekday events. Contact: for more details. Preferred Caterer List for evening and weekend events available.

Must Use In-House CateringNO
Cultural CateringYES
Venue Hosted Alcohol PermittedYES

Self-Service Alcohol PermittedNO

Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
ADA Accessible
Fitness Center
Parking On-Site
Food and Beverage On-Site

250 Attendees

2 Spaces

Theatre Style 250 | Classroom Style 100 | Standing Reception 300 | Seated Reception 180

Preferred vendor list available.




Alcohol ConsumptionYES
Cannabis Industry-FriendlyNO
Cannabis ConsumptionNO

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