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Provided by: The Old Courthouse Museum
The Old Courthouse Museum

Venue highlights

Indoor and outdoor spaces
BYO
Valet parking

Venue details

Style:

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery

Guest capacity:

Accommodates up to 150 guests

Style - Build Copy 5Created with Sketch.

Services:

Ceremony / Reception

Indoor / Outdoor

Location:

320 South 5th Avenue West
Bend, WI 53095

Description:

Make history together when you celebrate your wedding day at The Washington County History Center. Make your guests say "WOW," as they step into the truly unique 1889 Circuit Courtroom at the Old Courthouse Museum. Recite your vows showered in the natural light streaming in from the large original art glass windows. The gleaming oak and maple woodwork, and 24-foot high hand-painted coffered ceilings will wrap you and your guests in impressive beauty and historic grandeur. After the ceremony, flip the room from ceremony site to reception. Depending on table, chair, catering, and bar arrangement, the 1889 Circuit Courtroom can accommodate up to 120 people for a seated reception or up to 150 people for a cocktail reception. Rental fee includes the use of a kitchenette and a room for staging. The Old Courthouse Museum has an elevator, and plenty of free lot and street parking.

 

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Venue notes

The rental fee is $850.00 for a ceremony and reception and includes 9 hours of event time that includes set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony only is $100.00 an hour. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr. A refundable security deposit of 25% is required with the 9 hour rental and 50% if hourly.

Amenities and Restrictions

Amenities

- Bride's dressing area

- Groom's dressing area

- Tables and chairs provided

- Venue set up and clean up

- Day-of coordinator

- Kitchen for prep only

- Large parking lot

- Dance area

Restrictions

- BYO alcohol

- Beer and wine only

- Venue must approve all decorations

- General liability insurance required

- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

- Approved outside caterer allowed

- Amplified music OK indoors only

- Smoking outside only

- Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer

- Music must end by 11:00PM

- No open flames

Amenities

- Bride's dressing area

- Groom's dressing area

- Tables and chairs provided

- Venue set up and clean up

- Day-of coordinator

- Kitchen for prep only

- Large parking lot

- Dance area

Restrictions

- BYO alcohol

- Beer and wine only

- Venue must approve all decorations

- General liability insurance required

- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

- Approved outside caterer allowed

- Amplified music OK indoors only

- Smoking outside only

- Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer

- Music must end by 11:00PM

- No open flames

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The Old Courthouse Museum

Venue Highlights

Indoor and outdoor spaces
BYO
Valet parking

STARTING AT $1,757 FOR 50 GUESTS

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