Indian River Life-Saving Station




Feel in harmony with the soothing waves of the Atlantic Ocean when you say your vows near the beautifully restored Indian River Life-Saving Station at Delaware Seashore State Park. This historic site which has been meticulously restored to its 1905 home of the US Coast Guard. It’s now a museum that captures an important time in maritime history, as well as a spectacular coastal location that is the perfect setting for a beach destination wedding. There’s plenty of space for your small or large reception which can be under the stars or tented and the friendly staff in the adjacent museum are waiting to answer questions about set up. A stunning sunset and moonlight magic are Mother Nature at her best and she’s just waiting to bring the enchantment to your unforgettable day at this lovely and unique destination.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Park/Garden, Ocean/Waterfront View, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 8:00AM. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $4,500 for a ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding is $4,500. Ask how you can save 15% when booking!

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Indian River Life-Saving Station is estimated at between $8,845 and $13,483 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
No kitchen
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
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Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM

Wedding Day Availability (Last updated Sep 20, 2017)

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