The beautiful, waterfront Independence Seaport Museum will be having you say “I do” in no time! With outdoor space to exchange vows on a rotunda, this venue features an outstanding backdrop of shimmering water from the Delaware River and the Ben Franklin Bridge. Host a unique cocktail hour in one of the galleries with tall tabletops to stop, drink, and observe the works of art. Dance to your heart’s content in the gorgeous ballroom on the top floor. With views of the water and Philadelphia Center City skyline, this elegant space provides a beautiful atmosphere to enhance your celebration. The adjoining outdoor terraces are a fabulous touch, allowing your guests to get some fresh air while taking in these breathtaking views. The Independence Seaport Museum has all you need and more to create the wedding you always dreamed of.
Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 225 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 270 guests
Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.
The rental fee ranges from $4,000 to $4,500 for ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee to rent the venue for a wedding ceremony is $500 with reception rental. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $500/hr. A security deposit of 50% is required. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for more details.
The average wedding cost at Independence Seaport Museum is estimated at between $17,220 and $28,481 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
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|Tables and chairs provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Day of onsite manager|
|Full kitchen facilities|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|General liability insurance required|
|Exclusive caterer for venue|
|Amplified music OK indoors only|
|Smoking in designated areas only|
|Alcohol must be provided by venue|
|Music must end by midnight|
|No rice, birdseed, confetti, glitter etc.|