Best Church/Temple wedding venues in Northern California

Our Curated List of the Top 10 Northern California Church/Temple Wedding Venues
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    Immanuel Lutheran Church
    Los Altos, Northern California
    Located a few steps from many venues in the Peninsula and Silicon Valley, Immanuel Lutheran Church is the newest sanctuary in the area. It's stained glass windows are renowned at all times of the day and early evening. The Sanctuary seating capacity is 300 and can be scaled for smaller gatherings. The Immanuel Lutheran Church is recognized and valued in the community as a loving family of faith.
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    Old Saint Hilary's
    Tiburon, Northern California
    Known as Tiburon’s iconic hillside landmark, Old St. Hilary’s stands out not only as an architecturally important site, but also as a charming historic wedding venue. Originally constructed in 1888 as a house of worship for local railroad workers, the building is one of the few remaining Carpenter Gothic churches to survive in its original setting.
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    Presidio Chapel - San Francisco
    San Francisco, Northern California
    Graced with a breathtaking view of San Francisco Bay, the Presidio Chapel is a beautiful and inspiring location for special events. Built in 1931 by the U.S. Army, the chapel's Spanish mission revival architecture features arched stained-glass windows, a magnificent fresco, a high ceiling with redwood beams, wrought-iron chandeliers, and lovely oak doors.
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    Chapel Of Our Lady
    San Francisco, Northern California
    Built in 1864, the quaint Chapel of Our Lady was the Presidio’s first house of worship. Generations of military personnel attended services in this non-denominational site. The Chapel is located within the Main Post - the cultural heart of the Presidio - near the Inn at the Presidio and the Presidio Officers’ Club. Today, it is a favorite backdrop for wedding ceremonies and special events.
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    Community Congregational Church of Tiburon
    Tiburon, Northern California
    The scenic rolling hills of Tiburon, California offer an unforgettable wedding celebration venue at Community Congregational Church of Tiburon. Situated on the Tiburon peninsula and surrounded by miles of sparkling water, your guests will be enchanted by the stunning scenery. Walk down a sunny aisle to say “I do” with the breathtaking panorama of San Francisco Bay, the Golden Gate Bridge and Mt.
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    Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church
    Elk Grove, Northern California
    Saint Katherine Church is a traditional Greek Orthodox Church located in Elk Grove, California. This is a beautiful space to host your wedding ceremony. The venue reflects the pride of rich tradition and spiritual heritage. The interior of the Saint Katherine Church is very ornate with colorful icons and gold detailing.
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    St. Mark's Lutheran Church
    San Francisco, Northern California
    The striking red brick exterior and Gothic architecture of this official landmark of San Francisco is impressive upon first view. Guests enter through wooden doors above which “St. Markus Kirche” appears in stained glass. The historic church, built in 1894, recently underwent a major renovation to restore and refinish the interior and exterior.
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    Peninsula Temple Sholom
    Burlingame, Northern California
    Located in Burlingame just outside of San Francisco, the Peninsula Temple Sholom not only offers a vibrant Reform Jewish community, but also a beautiful facility for hosting your big day! Offering several recently renovated spaces to choose from whether you are hosting an intimate affair or a grand bash, this venue is able to accommodate your every need.
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    Hillside Community Church
    El Cerrito, Northern California
    The Hillside Community Church is a hidden gem tucked away in El Cerrito, California, with a spectacular view of the SF Bay Area. The church is surrounded by nature’s beauty with an abundance of trees on the property and a waterfall that trickles down the hillside into a pool, providing a peaceful setting for your special day.
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    Sausalito Presbyterian Church
    Sausalito, Northern California
    Nestled in the hills of picturesque Sausalito, Sausalito Presbyterian Church is located across from San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge. The church has a long history of creating classic, meaningful, and unique wedding experiences. Couples of all faiths and backgrounds are welcomed to begin their lives together in the elegant and historic sanctuary.