Harrybrooke Park and Harden House Museum

100 Still River Dr., New Milford, CT 06776 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Harrybrooke Park and Harden House Museum

Harrybrooke Park and Harden House Museum is a historic wedding venue located in New Milford, Connecticut that offers couples a serene place to achieve their marriage milestone. This unprecedented park is home to the Harden House Museum and 48 acres of natural appeal, which includes the park gardens, pavilions, duck pond, nature trails, wetlands, and Still River. Nestled in the Litchfield Hills, this secluded location offers picturesque views ideal for any wedding celebration. The staff will welcome you to utilize the park as your own space, where you can feel at home while planning your dream event.

Facilities and Capacity

The Harden House Museum in Harrybrooke Park functions as a get-ready room and is complete with breathtaking views of the Still River. At the heart of Harrybrooke Park, the museum offers an elegant home adorned with vases, art, and 1940s-era glassware and furnishings. Couples can wed in the Gated Garden, which is a grassland area that overlooks the glistening trees of the park. The garden features an innovative aisle, which is comprised of engraved custom bricks that commemorate couples who have been married in the garden. The venue’s outdoor pavilions and tented options are the perfect backdrops for wedding receptions, with endless details to marvel at and photograph as the sun sets around the grounds.

Services Offered

Couples can host a multitude of wedding-related events at Harrybrooke Park, including ceremonies, receptions, engagement parties, bridal showers, and rehearsal dinners. Upon request, couples will be provided with an event planning service to aid them in the design and implementation of their envisioned celebration. The staff at the venue can render setup and cleanup services to help with day-of coordination. Although the venue welcomes outside professionals to service weddings at the park, they can also equip couples with a list of preferred vendors, which includes the following categories:

  • Caterers
  • Florists
  • Photographers
  • Rentals
  • Hairstyling and makeup artists
  • Bakeries
  • DJs and live bands

History

The museum and grounds once served as the home of Frank and Elizabeth Harden. The grounds functioned as the couple's haven away from city life. When they found this harmonic retreat, Frank and Elizabeth were married on the property and became the first couple to be wed on the grounds. When Elizabeth and Frank passed away in 1964 and 1965, respectively, the lovely estate was left to the local individuals in New Milford, who now continue to preserve the couple's memory with their appreciation for Harrybrooke Park.

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Harrybrooke Park and Harden House Museum FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • 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, Chairs, Clean Up, Event Planning, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s), Wedding Cake
  • Describe your venue: Garden, Historic Building, Museum, Park
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
  • 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? Accommodations, Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Liability Insurance, Outside Vendors, Preferred Vendors Only, Set Up

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  • 100 Still River Dr. New Milford, CT, 06776 See on map
    860-615-3687 (Phone number)

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