Long Now Salon

A place for great conversations from The Long Now Foundation. Opening within the millennium.

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The Long Now Foundation fosters long-term thinking and responsibility through a variety of projects.

The Long Now Salon, currently under construction, is our latest endeavor.

The Salon will be a public venue located on the San Francisco Bay, within sight of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. Our salon will celebrate long-term thinking and serve inspiring beverages day and night.

In the spirit of the intellectual salons of another age, we want to create an atmosphere that encourages conversation and contemplation. Our space will feature a crowd-sourced library with thousands of books, a gallery of artifacts from our projects, and serve exceptional spirits and cocktails as well as top quality tea and coffee.

Projects of the Long Now Foundation:

Background photo by Robert Mann

Fostering Long-term Responsibility • est. 01996


Scenes from the Long Now Salon cardboard prototype night, where we built out the structure of our new space in cardboard with the help of a great group of friends and supporters. Fun. And very useful for our design team to confirm the plan!

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    Fantastic stuff, and it’s just the beginning…
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