Glendale Lyceum

865 Congress Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45246 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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4.9 out of 5.0
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About Glendale Lyceum

A charming and historic wedding venue located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Glendale Lyceum provides a serene location to celebrate your special day. This venue is a private, member-run social club, located in historic Glendale. It was founded in 1883 to promote higher education and literacy, musical and social entertainment for its members.

Facilities and Capacity
The Glendale Lyceum can accommodate up to 275 guests. The historic and elegant grounds offer various set up options for your special day. With both indoor and outdoor facilities, you can choose the event space that matches your vision.

Services Offered
Glendale Lyceum partners with All Occasions Rentals to provide you with tables, chairs, linens, china, silverware and stemware for your day. They also provide venue coordination services to ensure all the details are taken care of, like budget and timeline. Along with this, the coordinator works with you as a liaison with your vendors. Services include:

  • Bridal suite
  • Cleanup
  • Event planning
  • Liability insurance
  • Outside vendors
  • Required caterers
  • Setup
  • Wireless internet
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21 Reviews for Glendale Lyceum

Recommended by 98% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.9
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.9
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    Erinn · Married on 10/15/2016

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    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    We held our wedding reception at the Lyceum, and it was everything I’d want in a venue and more! Until my wedding planner told us about it, I had never heard of the Glendale Lyceum, but I’m so glad she did, because we LOVED it for our venue. There is so much character and charm, and I’d never been to anything like it before. Throughout our wedding planning process, people would ask us what our venue was. When we told them, so many people/vendors would comment on what a gorgeous venue it was, and they were all right. Not only did we love the look of the place, but the service from Cindy and David from the Lyceum was top notch! They let us visit multiple times so we could get a good idea of the layout, we were allowed to come the day before to set up, and we could leave our stuff overnight after the reception and come pick up the next day. They worked seamlessly with our other vendors, resulting in a great overall flow for our reception and they were just so polite and friendly. The fact that we could bring in our own alcohol was also a huge plus, and saved us so much money in our budget. I really can’t say enough good things about this place, and I’m so glad we chose it as the backdrop for our special day!

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    Christina · Married on 08/15/2015

    5.0
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    The first time I saw the Glendale Lyceum, I knew it would be the perfect location for our August wedding reception. We could not be more happy with our selection! The space was the perfect size, and we loved the beautiful light-filled main room. The chandeliers, french doors and mantles added touches of elegance and the side areas were ideal for the flow and format of the evening. While the space made for the perfect backdrop, it’s the Glendale Lyceum team that make it the best place in Cincinnati to have a wedding reception. Cindy and Kevin were so flexible, reliable, easy going and knowledgeable throughout the entire planning. They coordinated very well with our vendors and helped us completely customize the layout and pull of our vision. We’re so grateful for our experience with the Glendale Lyceum and they have our highest reccommedation!

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Glendale Lyceum 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? $ 4,700.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 4,700.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 1,200.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 1,200.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 275
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 1
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 3
  • Describe your venue: Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Historic Building
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? Clean Up, Event Planner, Get Ready Rooms, Liability Insurance, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi
  • What food and beverage items are available? China, Flatware, Glassware
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March

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    513-657-2563 (Phone number)

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