House of the Seven Gables

North Shore



The House of the Seven Gables…once host to author Nathaniel Hawthorne provides an unforgettable setting for your special day. Surrounded by lush gardens and spectacular waterfront views, The Gables offers a variety of spaces for everything from intimate gatherings to grand, tented affairs. A dedicated staff member will guide you every step of the way to ensure that every detail is just right.

Whether your event is a 200 person seaside affair or a 30 person cocktail party, we have the flexible arrangements, pricing, and venues to ensure that you have the day of your dreams.

Amenities include*:
• On-site event coordinator
• First-look photo opportunity
• Parking
• Flexible catering options
(*Amenities subject to availability)

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Mansion, Park/Garden, Ocean/Waterfront View, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 75 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 75 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible start time. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $3,750 for ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up. A refundable security deposit of $1,000 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at House of the Seven Gables is estimated at between $13,412 and $25,809 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Parking can be arranged

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM
No rice, birdseed, confetti, glitter, or inorganic material