Merchants Exchange Club

San Francisco



Located in the heart of San Francisco’s thriving financial district, the luxurious Merchants Exchange Club is a beautiful, upscale venue—perfect for marrying the love of your life. This gorgeous space has a more than 100-year-old history as an important center for the city’s cultural, economic, civic, and political activities. Recently revitalized in 2013, it has retained all of its original glamour while now offering state-of-the-art amenities in its versatile event spaces. For your wedding, you may take advantage of both the gorgeous upper bar and lounge area, that boasts three historic murals by Jose Moya del Pino, as well as the great hall, which is on the club’s lower level. Your guests will be in awe of the stunning venue and will rave about the delicious, gourmet food served by the experienced in-house catering team. With a highly dedicated event planning team that will work with you throughout the process to meet all of your specific needs, your wedding celebration at the legendary Merchants Exchange Club is sure to be a dream come true.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, Event Center, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 180 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at noon. Events must end by 2:00AM

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $1,200 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The rental fee for a ceremony is $2,500.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Merchants Exchange Club is estimated at between $17,252 and $23,870 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Public garage

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 2:00AM