BLDG39

5401 Tacony St bldg 39, Philadelphia, PA 19137 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About BLDG39

BLDG39 is a historic wedding venue with modern accents located in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Established in 1917, the property was situated inside the stone confines of Frankford Arsenal during the wartime era. Initially, the building was used as a paint shop in a complex that specialized in producing munitions. The space has been thoughtfully renovated to preserve the history that took place within its walls, offering couples a unique venue to create memories within.

Facilities and Capacity

To align with your personal style and preferences, BLDG39 has been purposefully designed to be a blank canvas for all celebrations. The venue’s indoor event space consists of a 2,500-square-foot open floor plan. It features 30-foot high ceilings with exposed metal rafters, highlighting the building’s industrious past while tying it together with contemporary flair. The colorful mid-century modern furnishings, warm vintage light fixtures, and geometric mirrors create a dynamic atmosphere for any event. If you’d like to enjoy the open air, you can avail of the adjacent 1,000-square-foot outdoor area connected by a unique garage door. Before the festivities, you, your partner, and your wedding parties are welcome to prepare for the day in the venue’s get-ready suites.

Services Offered

The staff at BLDG39 is devoted to supporting you and your partner throughout your special occasion. Whether you’re hosting your engagement party, shower, rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception, or an elopement, they are happy to help. For assistance with your planning process, you are welcome to avail of the venue’s list of preferred vendors which features caterers and hotels. After your festivities draw to a close, the staff will be there to clean up so that you can focus on spending time with loved ones.

Cuisine

In addition to the event space, this building is home to a shared kitchen facility which is used by local caterers and mobile food businesses. For a one-of-a-kind cocktail hour, the garage door can be opened and you and your guests can enjoy tasty bites from a food truck. With a community of culinary teams based within the property, the possibilities for a memorable reception meal are endless.

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Sweetheart
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Historic venue
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Industrial-chic backdrop
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A day to remember
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BLDG39 FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 3500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 3500
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Clean Up
    Parking
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    1
  • Describe your venue:
    Historic Building
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    April
    May
    June
    September
    October
    November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    July
    August
    December

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BLDG39 frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at BLDG39?

BLDG39 includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:

  • Bridal Suite
  • Clean Up
  • Parking

What are the most important characteristics of BLDG39 in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by BLDG39 for wedding events is known for:

  • Historic Building

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at BLDG39 for wedding events?

BLDG39 offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Indoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does BLDG39 offer?

BLDG39 offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does BLDG39 offer for wedding events?

BLDG39 offers the following services for wedding events:

  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly