The Great Hall




Nestled within the northern portion of downtown Pittsburgh on Perry Highway, The Great Hall offers brides and grooms a local landmark location as the perfect setting to host a magical wedding and reception. An ideal choice for couples with traveling wedding day guests, this venue features a premier location with easy and convenient access from nearby highways and airports. Tucked along lantern lighted streets, The Great Hall provides the idyllic urban paradise setting you always dreamed of. Imagine saying ‘I do’ within a gorgeous open hall, as all your family and friends look on. Constructed with a elegant Gothic architecture, this venue offers rounded archways, large windows, and accent lighting every direction you turn. A welcoming and enchanting space to tie the knot, this venue makes it easy to capture the captivating wedding day photos you always dreamed of. Whether you are planning a grand, formal event or an intimate, casual gathering, The Great Hall invites you to experience your wedding day in style.

Venue Style

Event Center, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


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

Time Restrictions

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

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a guest count minimum of 130 applied to all events. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony is $250. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $400/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Great Hall is estimated at between $10,270 and $17,463 for a ceremony & reception for 150 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Music must end by midnight