Glen Foerd Mansion

Philadelphia

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Description

At Glen Foerd, you'll find beautiful settings for a ceremony and endless opportunities for gorgeous wedding photos. This riverfront estate was designed for entertaining - it's hosted gala events since the late 1800's. The experts at Jamie Hollander Catering & Events will handle every detail and make your vision a reality. The mansion is yours for the day - enjoy getting ready in the sunlit Bridal Suite with its floor-to-ceiling windows. Descend the grand staircase for first-look photos. With many transition options, guests can have cocktails on the terrace or on the boathouse roof. After dinner, celebrate in the customizable Riverside Pavilion. In the wintertime, enjoy an intimate event in the mansion's dining room. Whatever the season, Glen Foerd on the Delaware provides the perfect setting for your special day.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Mansion, Private Estate, Park/Garden, Outdoor

Services

Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception

Capacity

Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up inside the Mansion can begin at 3pm. Events must conclude by 11pm.

Rental Fees

A five-hour reception with an elegant cocktail hour, sophisticated dinner service with a custom menu, and classic desserts will cost approximately $160-$190 per person. That price also includes all non-alcoholic beverages, bar mixers and bar fruit; linens, fine white china, flatware, necessary glassware; a versatile event pavilion, guest tables and chairs and five service tables, a dance floor and built-in bar; full event staffing for the entire event; a professional event coordinator; sales tax and administrative charges. Prices are subject to change.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Glen Foerd Mansion is estimated at between $18,197 and $21,447 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.

Catering

Provided

Alcohol

BYO

Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Piano
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Valet/shuttle service provided

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
BYO alcohol
Valet parking or shuttle service required
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
Wheelchair access limited
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:30PM

Wedding Day Availability (Last updated Sep 29, 2015)

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