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Provided by: The Cabildo
The Cabildo

Venue highlights

Indoor and outdoor spaces
BYO
Valet parking

Venue details

Style:

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Outdoor

Guest capacity:

Accommodates up to 500 guests

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Services:

Ceremony / Reception

Indoor / Outdoor

Location:

701 Chartres Street
New Orleans, LA 70116

Description:

If your wedding celebration calls for a dramatic location and incomparable atmosphere, look no further than the historic Cabildo. Enchant your wedding guests with a magical atmosphere and the incomparable brand of New Orleans’ Southern hospitality. One of several venues offered by the Louisiana State Museum, the Cabildo has its own undeniable sense of history, charm and character. Built in 1799 as the seat of the Spanish colonial rule in New Orleans, the Cabildo is perfect for large, elegant wedding receptions. The Louisiana Purchase was signed on the building's second floor in 1803. The stunning venue features a window-filled gallery with spectacular views of Jackson Square, making it a one-of-a-kind backdrop for your special day. You and your guests will mingle, dance, and toast to your new beginning amidst a backdrop of exhibits chronicling Louisiana’s rich history and culture. The majestic structure and National Historic Landmark is among the largest spaces available in the French Quarter and offers a distinct ambiance sure to make your wedding day uniquely yours. Bienvenue en Louisiane—Louisiana welcomes your celebration to become a part of it's dazzling history.

Additional details

Service Options

Venue notes

The rental fee ranges from $4,200 to $4,600 for a reception and ceremony and includes 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The rental fee is $1,900 for a ceremony only wedding.

Amenities and Restrictions

Amenities

- Wedding planning services

- Bride's dressing area

- Groom's dressing area

- Security

- Venue set up and clean up

- Day-of coordinator

- Kitchen for prep only

- Public parking

- Dance area

Restrictions

- BYO alcohol

- 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 midnight

Amenities

- Wedding planning services

- Bride's dressing area

- Groom's dressing area

- Security

- Venue set up and clean up

- Day-of coordinator

- Kitchen for prep only

- Public parking

- Dance area

Restrictions

- BYO alcohol

- 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 midnight

Links

The Cabildo

Venue Highlights

Indoor and outdoor spaces
BYO
Valet parking

STARTING AT $6,480 FOR 50 GUESTS

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