The Tutwiler Hotel




Featuring a seamless blend of timeless elegance and modern touches, The Tutwiler Hotel offers an unrivaled setting for your wedding festivities. Located in downtown Birmingham, Alabama, it was built over 100 years ago and is now listed as a national historic landmark. The hotel’s 8,000 square feet of event space includes two luxurious ballrooms, the Ridgely and the Continental, and a beautiful outdoor Veranda. Invite up to 125 loved ones to celebrate your special day at this upscale hotel and it’s sure to be a spectacular affair! The Tutwiler Hotel’s skilled staff will guide you through the planning process to help you bring your dream wedding to life and its experienced culinary team will prepare delicious cuisine that is certain to impress all in attendance. Host your wedding at this historic hotel and it’s sure to be the happiest day of your life!

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, Hotel/Resort, Event Center, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 125 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 125 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $2,500 for a reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $750.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Tutwiler Hotel is estimated at between $6,550 and $13,163 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee
Dance area

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:30PM
Biodegradable throwables only