Hunt-Morgan House




Situated in the midst of Lexington’s historic antebellum Gratz Park, the Hunt-Morgan House is the perfect place to start your own family history. Built in 1814, the Hunt-Morgan House, stands as a reminder of early 19th century life. The Hunt-Morgan House and grounds are available for rental and includes early-19th century interior and furnishings, an intimate garden, historic grounds, and a private parking lot. The Federal style house has many beautiful architectural features, including the Palladian window with fan and sidelights that grace its front façade. When you host your wedding day at the Hunt-Morgan house, you and your guests will have access to the Parlor, Dining Room, Dr. Thomas Hunt Morgan Room, and the Foyer. The house also has a catering kitchen, updated restroom facilities, an accessibility entrance, as well as a bridal dressing room. The Hunt-Morgan House can accommodate both ceremony and reception. Or you may opt to use it as a ceremony only or reception only venue. The rentals manager would be happy to assist you with finalizing the details of your special day.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Event Center, Park/Garden, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning and 1 day prior can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $700 to $850 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 ranges from $700 to $850. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required. Please note the indoor rental space also includes access to an outdoor space.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Hunt-Morgan House is estimated at between $5,045 and $11,583 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Kitchen for prep only
Public parking

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:00PM
LED candles only