The Historic Post Office

132 E. Queen St, Hampton, VA 23669 Map · Phone number
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About The Historic Post Office

The Historic Post Office is an iconic wedding venue located in Hampton, Virginia. Opening its doors as an event venue in 2017, this renovated building served as a post office for many years. Now upgraded with an array of modern comforts, this famed venue retains its nostalgic appeal, creating the ideal backdrop for a timeless wedding. Boasting a seasoned staff and a premier Downtown location, this evocative landmark is sure to set the scene for a truly distinctive celebration.

Facilities and Capacity

Comfortably able to accommodate 250 seated guests and up to 400 standing attendees, this venue has a variety of facilities designed for your comfort. Its two-stories of roomy event space features a lacquered wooden floor and chic lighting, providing the perfect setting for an unforgettable reception. This space is entirely flexible, allowing you and your partner to customize it according to your vision. Its naturally inviting atmosphere is reminiscent of bygone times, and its quaint staircase and pillars are sure to charm your loved ones. You will have access to the entire property, with facilities including a large kitchen, Wi-Fi, public toilets, and two get-ready rooms.

Services Offered

The Historic Post Office has a selection of services to be selected on an á la carte basis. You can use the building from 9 am for up to 5 hours, and it can host your entire event. Their affable staff is eager to answer any queries that may arise, and can be on-hand to assist you on the day itself. You will be provided with a complimentary security guard and gated parking, ensuring your celebration occurs without a hitch. There are two wooden bars manned by an expert staff dedicated to keeping the drinks flowing. Rentals such as tables, uplights, pin spots, linens, and napkins are also available. Specific services include:

  • Additional event hours
  • Development of your timeline
  • Setup and cleanup of the tables and chairs
  • Liaising between vendors
  • Rehearsal coordination
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31 Reviews for The Historic Post Office

Recommended by 97% of couples


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

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    Sukurat · Married on 08/23/2019

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    Kelsey was perfect!

    Kelsey (the manager at HPO) was our planner and she was beyond awesome!!! Couldn’t have done it without her.

    Sent on 08/27/2019
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    Misty · Married on 07/21/2019

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    Amazing day at the HPO

    The Historic Post Office was the most wonderful venue for our July wedding. The upstairs suites were so comfortable and made getting ready so easy. My bridal party had beautiful light for makeup and hair. While my groom and his groomsmen had a blast playing pool. Madeline was our day of coordinator and she was amazingly organized, punctual, and made sure our day went exactly as planned. Many guests reach out to us after our wedding exclaiming about beauty of the HPO. We are beyond happy with the HPO and with Madeline!

    Sent on 07/31/2019

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The Historic Post Office Pricing

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The Historic Post Office FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    No
  • 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
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Lighting/Sound
    Parking
    Tables
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    1
  • Describe your venue:
    Banquet Hall
    Government Building
    Historic Building
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Outside Alcohol
  • What event items are available?
    Chairs
    Drapery
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access

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Professional Network & Endorsements

3 Endorsements

  • Cloud Wedding Films
    Cloud Wedding Films Wedding Videographers

    Beautiful location with plenty of event potential. Great for weddings, parties, or conferences. Great staff! Highly recommend!

  • Cherry Blossom Planning Factory
    Cherry Blossom Planning Factory Wedding Planners

    We love working @ The Historic Post Office! There are so many possibilities within the space and the area nearby is great for photos. The time and attention to detail that went into the renovations is just amazing - you won't be disappointed!

  • Fowler Studios
    Fowler Studios Wedding Photographers

    The Historic Post Office is the perfect venue for large or small weddings (or any event, really!). The building is unique because it's historic and has a ton of character and charm, yet is also a blank canvas so it can host many different styles. It is hard to find a really beautiful, flexible indoor space for a large wedding, but this place is perfect! The upstairs and downstairs is a really neat aspect as well that you can't find anywhere else. Kelsey and her team are really dedicated to making sure everything is perfect for their events, and they are also willing to go outside of the box with new ideas. We highly recommend The Historic Post Office to brides, businesses, or anyone looking to host in a neat location with a wonderful support staff.

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  • 132 E. Queen St Hampton, VA, 23669 See on map
    757-517-8208 (Phone number)

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