Lightner Museum is a historic wedding venue set in St. Augustine, Florida. The architectural landmark was built in 1888 by railroad tycoon Henry Flagler as a hotel and casino. It once held the world's largest indoor swimming pool! For the past 130 years, this venue has been the center for extravagant celebrations in the St. Augustine area. If you are looking for a setting with historical significance and a romantic ambiance, Lightner Museum is a perfect fit.
Facilities and Capacity
Art, culture, and romance emanate through this historic wedding venue. The Historic Pool features magnificent high ceilings, grand staircases, and multiple levels for entertaining on your wedding day. The Grand Lobby is perfect for your cocktail hour, and features sparkling chandeliers, historic art pieces, and mosaic tile floors. These unique spaces provide the ability to accommodate grand events for up to 250 guests. This makes the Lightner Museum not only one of the most elegant St Augustine wedding venues, but one of the most versatile as well!
Do you want to customize every element of your wedding day, or do you prefer an all-inclusive package? The Lightner Museum has two different options! Check out the "Pricing" section for more package details. Our team is here to help you determine which package is best suited for your needs. Reach out today to get started on your planning journey!
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The Lightner Museum is offering an Intimate Wedding Package for select Friday and Sunday dates through December 2022 for up to 100 guests. This package includes 10 hours of exclusive venue access, tables, seating, event staff, decor, catering, an open bar, day-of wedding coordination, a wedding cake, DJ, and event rentals!
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The Lightner Museum frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Lightner Museum?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Set Up
At The Lightner Museum, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of The Lightner Museum in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Lightner Museum for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
What kind of wedding events does The Lightner Museum offer?
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Lightner Museum offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Preferred Vendors Only
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Lightner Museum have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
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