The Historic Ellis Barn

12451 Andersonville Road, Davisburg, MI 48350 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About The Historic Ellis Barn

The Historic Ellis Barn is a barn and farm wedding venue located in Davisburg, Michigan. This barn and farm wedding venue offers a unique educational and historic experience the moment you step onto the grounds. The Historic Ellis Barn will transport you back in time to the 1800’s and deliver a special setting for you to celebrate your big day.

Facilities and Capacity

The Historic Ellis Barn is situated on Springfield Oaks County Park where the natural grounds surrounding the event space serve as a beautiful backdrop for your special day. The barn itself features a true gambrel roof and is a true local landmark. The Historic Ellis Barn is two stories tall which are joined by a stairwell on the interior. There is also a vertical lift for guests who have limited mobility. The lower level features a dance floor and plenty of space for a seated dining experience. For a reception style set up, the lower level can accommodate events with up to 150 guests and the upper level can accommodate 250 guests.

History

The Historic Ellis Barn was originally constructed in 1884 and was part of a 78 acre Ingomar Stock Farm owned by Norman J. Ellis. This barn represents the significant period of MIchigan’s agricultural and transportation history. The Historic Ellis Barn has remained in the Ellis family since its construction and was recognized as a Michigan Centennial Farm.

Services Offered

The Historic Ellis Barn is happy to welcome in outside vendors of your choice. This allows for you to have complete control over the decor, food, flowers, photography, and much more. The wedding rental for this venue includes access to the site for a full weekend. This means you can begin setting up for your big day on Friday at noon and have until Sunday at noon to clean up.

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Newlyweds and their wedding party
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7 Reviews for The Historic Ellis Barn

Recommended by 93% of couples


4.6 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.6
  • Flexibility 4.4
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.6

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    Bria · Married on 06/01/2019

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    Great venue!

    The barn was perfect for what we wanted and it housed our huge families (even when they all had to stay inside because it poured rain)! Staff was excellent to work with - helped to make the day run extremely smoothly!! I would definitely recommend this venue to others!

    Sent on 06/20/2019
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    STACIE · Married on 08/18/2018

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    This was THE BEST wedding & reception! Charming, romantic absolutely remarkable! The attention to decorations, and so much space was amazing! We loved it!!! 100% recommended!!!!!!

    Sent on 08/20/2016

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The Historic Ellis Barn FAQ

  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 4,500.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? No
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Parking
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 2
  • Describe your venue: Barn, Farm/Ranch, 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
  • What event services do you offer? Get Ready Rooms
  • What event items are available? Dance Floor
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? May, June, July, August, September, October

Map

  • 12451 Andersonville Road Davisburg, MI, 48350 See on map
    248-671-6912 (Phone number)

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