The Barns at Wesleyan Hills




Rustic elegance awaits you at The Barns at Wesleyan Hills. This authentic historic barn is the best venue in Connecticut to express your “rustic elegance” wedding vision. You will love how this fully heated and air conditioned barn comes alive for your wedding. The Barn features rustic dark wood floors and wall paneling. Surrounding the space you’ll find a nature-filled backdrop of greenery, ponds and large trees that create a romantic and cozy ambiance for your wedding day. Imagine an outdoor ceremony on these magical grounds as your family and friends witness this magical moment. Your guests will savor the farm to table cooking as they sip cocktails, mingle, dance and celebrate your new marriage. Enjoy the elegance and sophistication of a Connecticut wedding at this fabulous venue. The Barns at Wesleyan Hills is ready to help make all your wedding dreams come true for a seamless and flawless day.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Barn/Farm/Ranch, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 225 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 225 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 225 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to event start time. Events must end by 11:00PM Friday and Saturday, 9:00PM Sunday thru Thursday.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,000 to $7,000 for reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. A ceremony fee of $750 applies for all on-site ceremonies and includes use of the wedding suite, pre-ceremony fruit infused water station, ceremony coordination, set up and breakdown of ceremony chairs, and an on-site rehearsal. Please note, pricing varies by day of week and time of year. Pricing listed is for peak season. Inquire with venue for off peak pricing during select months. There is a guest count minimum applied to all events. Please note, venue is only available from March thru December.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Barns at Wesleyan Hills is estimated at between $23,021 and $28,001 for a ceremony & reception for 150 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Chiavari chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Dance area included

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Music must end by 10:00PM
Music end time 8:00PM Sunday through Thursday