Moraine Farm is a wedding venue situated on 175 acres of land in Beverly, Massachusetts. The historic estate is surrounded by beautiful New England forests and overlooks Wenham Lake, setting the scene for a perfect countryside wedding. Moraine Farm offers a perfect getaway for your wedding celebration, and is situated only 25 minutes outside of Boston. The grounds were designed by the world-renowned architect Frederick Law Olmsted, known for designing Central Park in New York City and other famous parks. Moraine Farm offers elegant spaces for indoor and outdoor weddings that can accommodate as few as 50 guests and up to 350 guests. The venue offers delectable wedding catering by Fireside Catering, which specializes in designing seasonal wedding menus using locally-sourced and sustainable ingredients.
Facilities and Capacity
Moraine Farm provides several options for your wedding ceremony and reception. Smaller events can be held in the estate house and terrace, accommodating up to 50 guests for seated dinners and 100 for cocktails. The Great Lawn and Tea House can accommodate between 80 and 350 guests, with a permanent tent in place from spring through the fall. The brick patio, overlooking the lake, is perfect for cocktail hours.
Moraine Farm offers a range of wedding services, including:
Recommended by 94% of couples
Laura · Married on 09/27/2014
WOW. I cannot believe how magical my wedding was and how smoothly it went. Moraine Farm was originally not on my radar because I did not know the North Shore that well. Once we came for a visit, it became clear that this venue had everything we wanted. One of the few places (that we liked) that can very easily accommodate over 200 guests.
I specifically want to mention the professionalism and service Maura McCarthy brings to the table. Working with her was a pleasure and I knew I was in good hands. I had a lot of questions and wanted to make sure my guests had the best experience possible, and Moraine Farm & Maura McCarthy delivered that tenfold.
The venue is gorgeous. Outdoor and elegant without being too rustic and the gardens and lawns are immaculately kept. The gardens bloom in the Spring, Summer and Fall. You can choose from a variety of tents (I recommend upgrading to sailcloth) and Fireside Catering does a fantastic job with the food.
I couldn't be happier with the way everything turned out. The night went so smoothly it's almost scary. You provide the alcohol (and Kappy's buys back everything that's unopened) which saved us a ton of money, but Moraine still provides top notch bartenders and the insurance.
Above all else, if you want to have your wedding in an unforgettable location with lush lawns and gardens (not to mention some cool history to the place) check out The Estate at Moraine Farm. Your guests will be taken care of, the setting is like a dream and they go out of their way to make sure you are a happy bride.
Katherine Schiavoni · Married on 09/15/2018
We had an excellent experience with our early fall wedding at Moraine Farm. Amy H. in particular is an absolute rockstar. We worked with her to plan our wedding for about 1 year. She was professional, responsive, attentive to detail, and delivered on making everything happen perfectly on the big day. We had an Indian ceremony on site with an American style cocktail hour on the patio and reception in the tent. It was a long day with lots of people and lots of details, and Amy made everything happen. She was super flexible and we are so grateful for her help making the day a success. The facilities at Moraine Farm were beautiful. The house is well kept and the patio had a great view over the lake. The sail tent with the floor worked well and the bistro lights looked great. The food was perfectly cooked, even some very picky relatives are still giving us compliments. Everyone we worked with there was super helpful and professional. Would highly recommend to anyone.
Rishav · Married on 07/08/2018
We were thrilled to have our wedding at Moraine Farm. We worked with Amy H. over the course of about a year to help plan our big day.
Our wedding was a bit non-traditional as it incorporated both an Indian-style ceremony with an American-style reception. This led to a ton of extra details that had to be managed (e.g., a white horse, multiple areas for music), and Amy handled them all with grace!
Every detail that we had requested was handled by Amy. She helped keep us on time/schedule, and the staff was very attentive to us and the bridal party when we had other things to take care of.
We received a ton of compliments on the food - and we loved it as well!
We can't recommend them highly enough.
I recommend the services of Moraine Farm to make your Wedding Day that very special day you always wanted,that will be remembered and cherished by you and all your guests for many years to come. ~~ Angela Neik, www.calligraphybyangela.com Dallas Calligrapher