Sunnyside Conservatory is owned by the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.

For inquiries about reserving the Conservatory for community or private events, call 415-831-5500 or email in the Recreation and Park permits office.

You must complete a required online Recreation and Park application to schedule an event.

Rental Information (as of Spring 2017)

Maximum Seating Capacity: 71.  Maximum Standing Capacity: 100.  Six round tables and 65 padded folding chairs are provided, and must be set up by event sponsor. Applicable rental rate + staffing fee is also charged for set-up and clean up time before and after an event.

Community Events: Up to four community events per month, free, except for $24/hour salary for mandatory Rec and Park staffing. Meetings must be open to all, publicly announced, and ideally have community focus. No sales on site. No attendance fees.

Other Events: Two-hour minimum. $80/hour, Monday – Friday or Sunday. Plus: $24/hour staffing fee. $500 cleaning deposit.

Saturday and Wedding Rentals: $643 first two hours, $117 each additional hour. $500 cleaning deposit. $20/hour staffing fee.


Here’s a one-minute video featuring the interior of the Conservatory on Grand Re-Opening Day (to view on a mobile device, click here). Video by outsidelands.

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