Location & Hours
In response to the CDC's call for social distancing and San Francisco's shelter-in-place order, San Francisco Center for the Book will be closed to the public until it is safe to reopen. Please sign up for our newsletter to receive updates on our reopening status.
SFCB is located at 375 Rhode Island Street (between 16th and 17th Streets) in the Potrero Hill neighborhood of San Francisco.
We are open to the public 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM every day. Workshops take place on weekdays and night, and on weekends. Click here for the workshop schedule.
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A limited number of parking spaces are available in our parking lot at the north side of the building. Street parking is usually available; check signs for zone and time limits.
Sidewalk bike parking racks along Rhode Island Street have been provided by San Francisco Bicycle Coalition.
SFCB is located on Muni Route 10, and is close to Muni Routes 19, 22, and 55. The 16th St Mission BART station is an approximately 20 minutes walk away. Click here for 511.org transit schedules and information.
SFCB is located in the Do.Re.Mi (DOgpatch-potREro-hill-MIssion) Arts District of San Francisco surrounded on all sides by galleries, art studios and other arts organizations, in a hub of art and design studios, galleries, and technology firms.
RESTAURANT & CAFES
Within an easy one block walk, there are many food and beverage establishments including:
For more information, contact us at:
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