- 18,000 Square feet (approx.)
- Adjacent to the home of the Exploratorium at Pier 15
- Part of the Exploratorium’s 9-acre campus
- World class views of the bay
- Creative, high ceiling, column-free space
- Fantastic natural light
For terms or to tour please call
David Polatnick or Marianne Dean
18,000 square feet available for lease
Polatnick Properties, in coordination with the
Exploratorium, is pleased to offer for lease up
to 18,000 square feet of prime space along San
Francisco’s world famous Embarcadero and adjacent
to the Exploratorium Science Museum at Pier 15.
The space allows for a variety of uses including
PDR, industrial, robotics, maker space, with ancillary
office. The uses are subject to easy approval by the
This is an exciting opportunity to lease a historic
space and to experience a piece of old San Francisco.
The Exploratorium brings excitement and
amenities to the 9-acre campus along the bustling
Embarcadero with millions of annual visitors. It is
also adjacent to the Ferry Building and other popular
The available space, Suite 700, is
the enclosed blue area. Besides the
Exploratorium, the most notable
neighbors on Pier 17 are the Swiss
Consulate and their incubator, Swissnex,
indicated in purple.
Pier 17 quick facts
Year Built: 1911. Expanded in 1956.
Building Area: 110,000 sq. ft.
Space Available: 18,000 sq. ft.
Rental Rate: Call for pricing
Utilities: 200 AMP 480 3 phase Delta.
Prospective tenant’s pro-rata
share of electricity. No gas.
Column Spacing: Column free 42’ span
Ceiling Heights: Open trusses to roof line,
16’–18’ clear to trusses.
Water: 4” and 2” service
- Muni’s historic E Embarcadero
and F Market & Wharves
streetcars stop in front of the
Exploratorium at Embarcadero
& Green Street.
- Muni bus lines, 2, 6, 14, 21, 31
and metro lines J, K, L, M, T, N
stop within walking distance.
Bus lines 1, 10, 12, 41 and 38
also stop in the vicinity.
- Embarcadero BART/MUNI
stations and ferry terminals at
the Ferry Building are a 10 to
15 minute walk away.
- There are several parking
lots/garages in the area. For
updated information go to
- There are ample public bike
racks as well as bay wheels
nearby. In addition, Public Bike
Work Stations for a quick fix is
in front of Pier 17.