The Inn at 835

Central Illinois



Enter the historic elegance of the Inn at 835, a Classical Revival style hotel in the middle of downtown Springfield, Illinois. The Inn was constructed by a leading architect of the times, George Helmle, before it was owned by a high society business woman and later renovated by the loving Conn family. The main Conservatory boasts a premier setting for large wedding celebrations of up to 250 friends and family members. Neutral walls, dance floors, and soft modern light fixtures are perfect for any party, while smaller adjoining parlor rooms welcome more intimate groups. Relax among the dainty, petite old-world furnishings of the Historic Inn or in a different settings like the more modern feel of the Conservatory venue and Caucus Lounge. Feast on the mouthwatering catered meals of the pronounced Executive Chef. The private garden is the perfect location for an outdoor ceremony! Additionally, there are luxurious guest room accommodations for the complete wedding weekend experience. Enjoy the best of a bygone era with the Inn at 835 as you begin your new life as husband and wife!

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Park/Garden, Ballrooms, Bed & Breakfast/Inn


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

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

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $325 to $1095 for a reception and includes 8 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony ranges from $0 to $325 with reception rental. The facility fee includes: all tables, chairs, china service, flatware, glassware, white linen cloths & napkins. Same rental fees apply for a ceremony only wedding. Please note, no dancing or amplified music is allowed in the Historic Inn venue, as there are guest rooms on the upper floors. Dancing with band or DJ is available in the Conservatory & Caucus Lounge venue.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Inn at 835 is estimated at between $4,087 and $9,761 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Complimentary bridal suite included with outdoor ceremony

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
Bio degradable throwables allowed outside only
Additional fees apply for chairs using outdoor space