Named one of the 26 best Chicago wedding venues
by Curbed Chicago in 2019!

"This venue is a hidden gem in the city and we could not have been happier that we chose it."
Cat B.

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Weddings

Wedding Ceremony and Reception

Friday - $7,500
Saturday - $7,750
Sunday -$7,250

Capacity (Courtyard):  Seated Dinner – 150   Cocktail-only – 200
Capacity (Coach House):  Seated Dinner - 80 Cocktail-only - 125

Includes one day rental including set-up and clean-up time
Available 9:00am until 11:00pm (events end at 10:00pm, last hour is for breakdown)
$500 refundable security and damage deposit required

Wedding Package Includes:

  • Use of the Coach House, Courtyard and Conservatory (Wedding Suite)

  • 30-car parking lot with attendant (weekdays after 5:00pm, all day Saturday, Sundays after 2:00pm)

  • 15’ by 18’ dance floor in courtyard

  • Optional tent installation the day before/tent removal the day after (additional charges apply)

  • Ability to drop off non-perishable decor items the day before your event and pick up the day after.

  • Use of available tables, chairs, and other equipment

  • Use of Bose 180 sound system and microphones (required for all amplified sound)

  • Facility Manager on duty

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Ceremony Only 

Friday - $475/hour
Saturday - $500/hour
Sunday - $450/hour

Minimum rental time is four hours - three hours day of, and one hour for rehearsal day before
Extra hours are available for an additional hourly rate
$500 refundable security and damage deposit required

Rental Includes:

  • Use of the Coach House, Courtyard, and Wedding Suite or use of Dining Room and Wedding Suite

  • Possible tent installation the day before/tent removal the day after (additional charges apply)

  • Ability to drop off non-perishable decor items the day before your event and pick up the day after.

  • Use of available tables, chairs, and other equipment

  • Use of Bose 180 sound system and microphones (required for all amplified sound)

  • Facility Manager on duty

Additional Options:

  • Parking lot with attendant (weekdays after 5:00pm, all day Saturday, Sunday after 2:00pm) - $150

  • Parlor piano may be added to Dining Room rental for an additional fee. Inquire for details.

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Wedding Ceremonies

In addition to the Glessner House Courtyard or Coach House, wedding ceremonies may also be held in the Chicago Women’s Park & Gardens next door. Ceremonies in the Women’s Park & Gardens require a use permit from the Chicago Park District (www.chicagoparkdistrict.com). The required permit is approximately $500 plus a refundable security deposit.

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