San Francisco City Hall Docent Tour Program provides the following tours to the public:
Monday - Friday 10:00 am, 12:00 noon and 2:00 pm.
All tours run 45 minutes to an hour. Reservations are required for groups of eight or more and must be made four weeks in advance to allow for scheduling. A fee is charged for private groups of eight people or more. There is no charge for school groups from the elementary-high school level.
The sign-up location for tours is the Docent Tour kiosk, located in the Goodlett Place lobby next to the elevators.
Reservations (415) 554-6139
Special Centennial Tours
City Hall Historian, City Hall Docent Tour Manager and Centennial Curator Ellen Schumer will be conducting two tours every 3rd Sunday beginning July 19.
The tour times are 1 pm and 3 pm. Reservations are not required but large groups with more than 15 people may make special arrangements by calling Ellen at 415-554-6139.
Tours will meet atop the Goodlett steps, where tour participants will be met by Ellen and escorted into City Hall.
Centennial Tours Flyer
San Francisco City Hall - Closed on Legal Holidays
Docent Volunteer Program
SF City Hall Virtual Tour - 67 pgs (PDF)
School Tour Aide: Docent Tour Fun Book - 9 pages (PDF)