Now booking through 2023.
Getting a Quote and Scheduling a Tour!
Please visit our website and fill out the contact information page (https://www.barrmansion.com/contact). Our Sales Manager will then be in touch with you via email to get all the necessary information for your quote and to schedule your tour.
About Our Venue
Barr Mansion is an immaculately landscaped seven-acre estate with unique options for indoor and outdoor weddings.
Event space options include the Mansion –an Eastlake Victorian homestead built in 1898 by Braxton Barr, the Ballroom – an 1800’s Dutch Barn, and the Farmstead – a modern open air concept.
In addition to the breathtaking grounds and architecture, we also provide many of the services that you’ll need to host a memorable wedding/event, certified organic cuisine and delicious desserts, outstanding staff, dining and bar, lounge, and decorative rentals; and coordination services.
Request a quote for customized estimates or visit barrmansion.com to learn more.
Barr Mansion, located in Austin, Texas, is a full-service wedding venue. The venue has catered for weddings for over 40 years, and their experienced coordination staff can help you plan a wedding surrounded by natural beauty and nostalgic charm. The venue’s in-house catering team serve local organic dishes that are sure to leave a lasting impression on your guests.
Facilities and Capacity
Barr Mansion offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor event spaces suitable for receptions and ceremonies:
The Ballroom features a 40-foot glass wall and live greenery.
The 3,300-square-foot versatile space can accommodate:
- 250 for a seated reception (with no dance floor) or
- 175 with room for a dance floor
The Farmstead is a covered outdoor space, modern in design, with an element of country-chic perfect for a reception or covered ceremony. The space incorporates high ceilings, and an abundance of natural light.
It is a 2,875-square-foot space, which can seat:
- 250 for a seated dinner (with no dance floor) or
- 100 with room for a dance floor
Which is over 120 years old, makes the perfect meeting place for the wedding party and features separate bridal and groom suites. The Mansion makes the ideal backdrop for a ceremony or cocktail hour on the front lawn. To the side of the Mansion is the Grand Lawn, an 8,000-square-foot area suitable for a tented reception of up to 300 people. The grounds also feature several other lawn and patio spaces ideal for intimate ceremonies or cocktail parties.
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As a photographer who has shot at almost every venue in town I can say that the Barr Mansion has THE best food offered! The beauty of the venue speaks for itself. I just wanted to comment on the excellent food! If your a foodie, this is your venue.
We always look forward to working at Barr Mansion. The mansion, ballroom, pavilion, and grounds are breathtaking. The food is great too!
We love playing at the Barr Mansion! An Austin original, it has the most stunning grounds imaginable and now with the new ballroom, has a fantastic indoor option. The staff are always lovely to work with and we always look forward to our weddings and parties here!
Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
- Wedding Cake
At Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead offer?
What services does Barr Mansion Ballroom & Farmstead offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
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