Location & Hours

Location & Hours


375 San Francisco Center for the Book is located at 375 Rhode Island Street (between 16th and 17th Streets) San Francisco, CA, 94103. 


Monday through Sunday from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM (Office and exhibition hours.)

Workshops are scheduled during the day, in the evenings (after exhibition hours) and on weekends. Click here for the workshop schedule.

Special events are schedule throughout the year. Click here to find out about current and upcoming events.


Click here to sign up for the San Francisco Center for the Book newsletter today to receive information about out exhibitions, events and workshops throughout the year.


Street parking is available during the day on evening and weekends. A limited number of parking spaces are available in our parking lot at the north side of the building.


Sidewalk bike parking racks along Rhode Island Street have been provided by San Francisco Bicycle Coalition.


San Francisco Center for the Book is located on Muni Route 10, and is close to Muni Routes 19 and 22. Click here for 511.org transit schedules and information.


San Francisco Center for the Book is located on the north end of the Potrero Hill District, in a hub of art and design studios, galleries and technology firms, surrounded by the creativity of the SOMA, Design, Dog Patch and Mission Districts.


Within an easy one block walk, there are many food and beverage establishments including:

:: Whole Foods Potrero Hill (& the Steep Brew Cafe)

:: Papa November

:: Live Sushi

:: Mason Restaurant

:: Market & Rye

:: Sally's Restaurant

:: Dos Pinas

:: Starbucks

and many others.


For more information, contact us at:


415.565.0545 main


info@sfcb.org (link sends e-mail) general inquiries


Click here for the staff directory.


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