The Mattatuck Museum is a wedding venue located in Waterbury, Connecticut, just 35 minutes outside of Hartford and an easy drive from New York City, Boston, and other areas in New England. The cultural destination features renovated interior spaces as well as a rooftop terrace in addition to its picturesque galleries. This venue is ideal for art-loving couples hoping to celebrate their milestone moments while surrounded by impressive collections that highlight the region’s past and present.
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The Mattatuck Museum consists of expansive event spaces where to-be-weds can share their big days with loved ones. Situated on the venue’s main floor, the Foyer is ideal for ceremonies and receptions with up to 100 guests. Throughout your event, you and your guests will be able to admire the Waterbury Green through expansive windows. With polished concrete floors and an upgraded sound system, it offers a charming industrial-style setting for dining and dancing. For celebrations with guest lists of up to 175, the Performing Arts Center can be used for cocktail hours and receptions alike. The space’s parquet dance floor and rich mahogany wall paneling offer a historic, theatrical charm for any occasion. If you’ve been dreaming of exchanging vows in the open air, you and your partner are welcome to host on the Rooftop Terrace. Able to comfortably fit 200 seated guests, the space combines elements of urban sophistication with contemporary designs. For one-of-a-kind wedding photos or for an unforgettable cocktail reception, you and your guests can enjoy the art and history galleries.
When celebrating at Mattatuck Museum, the attentive staff will be there to support you leading up to and on your big day. For a seamless experience, the team is happy to assist with planning as well as set-up and clean-up services. Tables, chairs, china, barware, and more dining essentials will be provided for your convenience. Audio equipment is installed throughout the building to align with your entertainment plans and needs. Catering services are also available. Meals can be prepared and served as hors d’oeuvres, buffets, stations, and plated dishes, depending on your preferences.
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A recent bride herself, Emily is prepared to make your wedding experience at the Mattatuck Museum as amazing as possible! She is happy to talk through your event, walk you through the space, and share the magic of this unique venue.
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The Mattatuck Museum is a great location for weddings. It's historical features of the brass city make a great backdrop for your special day. The theater is a great space for receptions as it is able to accommodate DJ's, bands, and has plenty of room for dancing.
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Monday - Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sundays 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. with late hours on Thursday until 7:00 p.m.