National Museum of the Marine Corps
18 Reviews
Triangle, VA
The core values of the Marine Corps – honor, courage, and commitment – echo from the marble and glass walls within the Leatherneck Gallery. A gleaming mast rises 210 feet high, while vintage aircraft fly overhead. This stunning scene visible from overlooks, balconies, and four observation decks is the ideal setting for the perfect night. The Museum will open it’s doors to co-sponsor events ranging from the intimate to the elaborate. This versatile facility can accommodate virtually any request. Events held at the National Museum of the Marine Corps are catered exclusively by Aramark, known for catering the most prestigious events. With personalized event planning and renowned catering, your occasion will be sensational.
Gari Melchers Home & Studio
11 Reviews
Fredericksburg, VA
Welcome to Gari Melchers Home & Studio at Belmont Life's biggest moments are worth celebrating. Whether a romantic garden ceremony, lively reception, or the perfect combination of both, your unforgettable dream wedding begins at Gari Melchers Home and Studio. The stunning venue located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, sits on 27 acres of land situated on a ridge overlooking the Rappahannock River just minutes from downtown Fredericksburg and I-95. The intimate space offers floor to ceiling windows and opens onto a charming garden terrace. The Pavilion adjoins the original 1924 studio and galleries, together producing a seamless blend of historic charm and modern sophistication. Belmont, as the property has been known since the early 19th century, offers an unparalleled backdrop for one-of-a-kind private celebrations. Wedding Ceremonies Choose one of our numerous romantic settings for your ceremony. Say "I do" on the main lawn facing the historic home, in front of the stone summer house overlooking the Rappahannock River, or even in front of our renovated barn. Anywhere you choose, Belmont will provide you with a breathtaking backdrop for your ceremony. We can hold up to 150 guests for an outdoor ceremony. Wedding Receptions The elegant Pavilion will leave a memorable impression on your guests. With breathtaking views of the garden, Rappahannock River, and historic house, you and your guests will appreciate the rarefied beauty of the setting. The Pavilion can accommodate up to 120 for a seated dinner reception with a dance floor and 150 for a standing/seated celebration.
Gunston Hall
16 Reviews
Lorton, VA
George Mason’s Gunston Hall Weddings Say “I do” on the historic grounds of George Mason’s Gunston Hall. You and your guests will have an experience to remember as you walk in the footsteps of our founding fathers. Weddings at Gunston Hall are truly a special occasion and can include the use of the grounds in front of the home of George Mason, the soon to be updated Ann Mason Room located inside our visitor center (updates occurring May-June 2018) and several intimate courtyards. Gunston Hall can host a variety of wedding venue options including: 2 hour wedding ceremonies with photography on the grounds, 5 hour receptions, and our most popular option of an 8 hour rental for both ceremony and reception. Please note the interior of the Gunston Hall mansion is not available for rental and events aren’t allowed in the historic garden behind the house. Included Services Wedding packages include tours of the historic mansion, tables and chairs for up to 125 guests, private wedding changing quarters, ample parking and unloading areas, early setup and decorating opportunities, couple photographs in the historic home of George Mason, and a dedicated staff member to help you along the way. Plan Your Event We look forward to making your special day one for the history books! To schedule a tour of George Mason’s Gunston Hall and to begin planning your dream wedding, contact our Leader of Business Enterprise, Nicole Morton at 703-550-9220 or nicole.morton@gunstonhall.org
The Yellow Barn at Shenandoah Caverns
1 Review
Quicksburg, VA
Amazing backdrops. Impeccable service. Your imagination. We combine these elements to create memorable events for both intimate and large groups. The Yellow Barn is our primary event venue, with seating for 50 to 350 for any type of event. The Barn also includes a professional catering kitchen, with ovens, refrigeration, ice machine and more. We offer outdoor ceremonies for up to 150 adjacent to the venue. Our second venue, American Celebration on Parade, features an event space among 20 full size parade floats, with seating for up to 600. It's a one-of-a kind venue with an amazing giant chandelier above the event area. The 60' American Flag float makes a great backdrop for photos. We also offer small, intimate ceremonies in Shenandoah Caverns. From the soaring Cathedral Hall to the sparkling Diamond Cascade, a caverns ceremony is one that your guests will remember forever. Make your event unforgettable! Contact us for more information today.
Collingwood Library& Museum
0 Reviews
Alexandria, VA
Collingwood provides retreat-like meeting/event space, separated from distractions by nearly nine acres of lush grounds. American Legacy Center The new American Legacy Center will provide space for your special meeting, seating 200 at round tables and 240 in classroom style. It is the perfect size for a conference, meeting party or board retreat. It comes complete with state-of-the-art AV equipment and food service. It is a charming addition to the current historical home and blends the new with the old.
Belle Grove Plantation
0 Reviews
Middletown, VA
For more than 200 years, Belle Grove has been the site of countless celebrations, including the early 19th century weddings of all six of the Hite family's daughters. We invite you to become a part of this time-honored tradition by celebrating your wedding or hosting your special event at this beautiful 18th century plantation that includes lovely lawns and gardens and sweeping mountain views.