Emmanuel Episcopal Church

Connecticut

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Description

Emmanuel Church is listed on the Federal Register of Historic Places and is one of Connecticut’s oldest houses of worship. This special venue is available to host your special wedding day. The pure white exterior is without embellishment and the only ornamentation in its 100-seat interior is a single stained-glass window and brass chandelier. When times were tough, there was thought to selling the building but the church was revitalized in the early 1900s and by 1987, a parish hall, kitchen and indoor bathroom were added. This small country church has a delightful organ. The free-standing self-contained case is made of white oak with hand-carved butternut pipe shades, which are gilded with 22 karat gold leaf. The natural keys are covered with ebony and the sharps are rosewood and plated with cow bone. There are 8 stops of metal pipes which are of tin-lead alloy, that provide an amazing versatility of sounds, for your wedding ceremony. The peaceful memorial garden of Emmanuel Church is a beautiful place for meditation and prayer and creates the perfect backdrop of tranquil greenery. Celebrate your romance at this historic venue and enjoy Emmanuel Episcopal Church for you wedding.

Venue Style

Church/Temple

Services

Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception

Capacity

Max Indoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 70 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 100 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $300 for a ceremony and reception an includes an all day rental excluding set up and clean up time. The fee is $100 for a ceremony only wedding. Please note, rental fees are flexible, inquire with venue for details. Venue is LGBT friendly.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Emmanuel Episcopal Church is estimated at between $2,495 and $4,728 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.

Catering

BYO

Alcohol

BYO

Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Piano
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Music must end by midnight