Durham Armory

BYO, Valet parking

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Starting at $2,396 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $2k for 50 Guests
Starting at $2k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 800

Starting price

2K$ to start




Event Center


Celebrate the next chapter of your life at Durham Armory. An excellent venue for your wedding celebration, the Durham Armory is part of the Durham Convention Center Complex, which also includes an on-site hotel and restaurant, several arts theaters, galleries and pre-function spaces, and a parking deck. The amenities include a large commercial kitchen, heating and air conditioning, coat room, tables, chairs, and ample parking surrounding the facility. It features sprawling hardwood floors, allowing you to create the exact configuration you need to accommodate your guests. High ceilings, elegant lighting and neutral colors create a blank canvas space for you to transform the Armory into the wedding you’ve been dreaming about for years. Plenty of windows allow light into the space and gives your guests views of twinkling night lights when the sun goes down. Host a memorable wedding day with family and friends at Durham Armory.

Venue Notes

The rental fee ranges from $360 to $450 for a reception and ceremony and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $75/hr. A refundable security deposit of $350 is required. Please note there is a 6 hour minimum applied to all events.

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Coat check room
Dance area
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Public garage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up


- Amplified music OK indoors only- Approved outside caterer allowed- BYO alcohol- Biodegradable throwables only- General liability insurance required- Music must end by 1:00AM- Smoking outside only