Gore Place




From all the staff at Gore Place, congratulations on your engagement! Gore Place’s beautiful grounds and historic buildings are available year-round for your celebration. Our event spaces include our 1806 Mansion, our 1793 Carriage House, and our Century Tent (available May - October). Come experience the natural beauty and New England charm of our 50-acre country estate -- just 9 miles from Boston! Contact us today to create your own historic celebration at Gore Place.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Mansion, Private Estate, Barn/Farm/Ranch, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 90 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 90 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to start of event. Events must end by 9:00PM with clean up until 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,000 to $5,500 for a ceremony and reception and can include up to 8 hours of rental time which will include set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony-only wedding ranges from $1,000 to $2,000 depending on date and size of event. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. Please inquire with Function Manager for details. A refundable security deposit of $2,000 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Gore Place is estimated at between $9,769 and $23,494 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Choose from List



Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
All amplified music must be provided by approved entertainment vendor's list
Tables and Chairs provided under the tent for up to 125 guests
Tables and Chairs provided in the Carriage House for up to 90 guests
Ample Free Parking

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
Wheelchair access limited
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 9:00PM
City of Waltham permits required for catering and alcohol
Approved outside catering allowed for a fee