Century of Charm!
From the moment you enter the spectacular circular driveway through
the lush gardens you'll know Falkirk is the perfect place for your wedding!
A 19th century country estate, Falkirk is listed on the National Historic
Register. The 1888 Queen Anne Victorian with its picturesque roof line
of gables, chimneys and bays captures the spirit of early California.
The elegant interior offers an open floor plan of graceful curves and
unexpected angles, and an abundance of charming detail. The rooms are
crowned by radiant coffered ceilings and adorned with rich redwood paneling.
The first floor has highly decorative fireplaces and floor to ceiling
stained glass windows.
The grounds include a ceremonial garden and a picturesque Victorian greenhouse
with gothic entry. A lovely verandah shaded by a 600-year-old oak is perfect
for outdoor dining. Falkirk can accommodate up to 125 during the warm
Owned and operated by the City of San Rafael Falkirk has served the community
as a cultural center and historic site for over 30 years. The house and
grounds are available for weddings, receptions and private parties. Centrally
located in San Rafael, Falkirk is just minutes north of the Golden Gate.
The Best Catering in Marin
Catering is contracted separately from a preferred list that
includes many of Marin's finest caterers. The wide range of caterers will
suit any style or budget.
Conditions for Rental
A non-refundable deposit equal to one half the rental fee is
required to hold the date. In addition, a refundable security deposit,
the balance of the rental fee and a certificate of insurance are required
forty-five days prior to your event. The house has a wheelchair accessible
entrance and there is ample free parking in adjacent lots.