Newstead On The James

Indoor and outdoor spaces, BYO, Valet parking

Starting at $3,973 for 50 Guests

Starting at $3k for 50 Guests
Starting at $3k for 50 Guests


Known for its historic elegance and rural charm, the Newstead Mansion on the James offers a truly magnificent setting for beginning your life together as spouses. Located directly between Richmond and Charlottesville, this picturesque wedding venue is sure to impress even the most selective of guests. Exchange your vows beneath a giant magnolia and mature elms, sweeping views of the surrounding white fences and horses creating an idyllic backdrop for your ceremony. Enjoy cocktail hour on the lawn, centuries-old trees and flowering shrubs offering a garden-like feel as you mingle. Celebrate your union within a stunning Georgian mansion perched upon a hill, the towering ceilings and large bay windows providing singular views of the surrounding meadows and horse paddocks. For an outdoor affair, dance the night away beneath an airy tent erected right on the finely manicured lawn -- allowing you and your guests to enjoy the property firsthand! Nestled somewhere between classic country and historic grandeur, the Newstead Mansion on the James provides couples with a truly unforgettable wedding venue!

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Groom's dressing area
Large parking lot
Overnight accommodations available
Venue set up and clean up
Wedding planning services


- Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- Choose from a list for catering- General liability insurance required- Music must end by midnight- Smoking outside only