Located in Saint Louis, Missouri, the Franklin of Soulard is an elegant wedding venue in the charming neighborhood of Soulard. Built in 1905, this revitalized property reflects its surrounding area which is filled with historic architecture and vibrant nightlife. Believing that the community was built to celebrate, the staff is dedicated to helping couples create long-lasting memories on their special days.
Facilities and Capacity
The Franklin of Soulard offers vintage flair and classic style for all special occasions. The venue’s main dining room is an ornate space where you can hold your ceremony and reception. It features soaring 30-foot ceilings, elegant chandeliers, an expansive bar, and large windows with views of St. Louis. Sophisticated accents such as red curtains and gold details create a refined atmosphere. A live band or entertainment of your choice can perform on the room’s grand 30-foot stage for a lively reception. The mezzanine level allows guests to take a break from the dance floor and admire the space’s architecture. Depending on your preferred layout, this versatile space can be adjusted and decorated to your liking. Before the festivities, you and your partner are welcome to prepare for the big day in separate get-ready rooms.
The staff at the Franklin of Soulard believe that classic never goes out of style. The team will strive to ensure that your celebration is as seamless as possible. To accomplish this, they will set up and clean up your event, and arrange tables and chairs according to your vision. Additional furniture and centerpieces are available for a personalized touch. The in-house catering team recognizes that a memorable menu is an essential part of any special occasion. Their menus feature seasonal ingredients fresh with flavors that aim to impress you and your guests. The reception meal can be served in the style of a buffet, family-style dishes, served plates, or stations. Hors d'oeuvres can also be prepared for you and your loved ones to enjoy during your cocktail reception. Throughout your event, the spacious bar will be stocked with sparkling champagnes, classic cocktails, and local beers and wines.
- Hispanic or Latinx-owned
Frequently Asked Questions
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Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
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Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
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Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
What event services do you offer?
What catering services do you offer?
What bar services do you provide?
What event items are available?
What food and beverage items are available?
What transportation and access is available?
The Franklin of Soulard frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Franklin of Soulard?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Set Up
At The Franklin of Soulard, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
At The Franklin of Soulard, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of The Franklin of Soulard in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Franklin of Soulard for wedding events?
What kind of wedding events does The Franklin of Soulard offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Franklin of Soulard offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Franklin of Soulard have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor