Grosse Pointe War Memorial




Michigan's Grosse Pointe War Memorial is a handsome site to host your wedding celebration. Imagine an outdoor wedding on the back lawn with friends and family. This simple setting by the water is a sweet space to exchange vows with your love. The War Memorial Library may also be used as a ceremony site for those seeking an intimate affair. The War Memorials luxurious interior makes it a magical site for wedding receptions. Two walls of floor to ceiling windows allow you and your guests to feel as though you are floating on top of the water. Chandeliers overhead, a bar, and beautiful table settings quickly create an atmosphere of excitement and elegance. Enjoy an evening filled with delicious food made by the War Memorial's professional staff, along with hours of dancing with loved ones. Your special day is a sleek and stunning affair when celebrating at Grosse Pointe War Memorial in Grosse Pointe, Michigan.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Ocean/Waterfront View, Ballrooms


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 230 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 230 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 4:00PM. Events must end by Midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,000 to $2,000 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $1,000. A food and beverage minimum is applied to all events. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $600/hr. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Grosse Pointe War Memorial is estimated at between $12,176 and $16,895 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
No catering allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight