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The Masonic is a historic wedding venue located in Detroit, Michigan. Its passionate administration is dedicated to creating unforgettable wedding experiences and memorable moments that will be cherished for years to come. You and your spouse-to-be can enjoy unrivaled assistance provided by the venue’s experienced service staff. These seasoned professionals are prepared to do whatever it takes in helping you bring your dream wedding vision to life with impeccable attention to detail.
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The building can comfortably accommodate up to 600 of your nearest-and-dearest in its vintage indoor event spaces. Host your ceremony or reception within one of the many elegant rooms inside of The Masonic. The Crystal Ballroom features prestigious interiors with classical Italian decor and over 10,500 square feet of flexible event space. Furthermore, it also includes comfortable dressing rooms and high-quality sound and audio equipment. Meanwhile, the opulent Fountain Ballroom is an ideal location for hosting grand functions. It is a 16,500-square-foot area and exudes a contemporary aesthetic that can be easily worked into your event design. Then, their Chapel is a replica of London’s Westminster Abbey. The venue’s administration provides chairs, tables, and a dance floor for your convenience.
The Masonic is a full-service venue available for hosting a myriad of wedding-related activities. An onsite event planning specialist is on hand prior to and on your special day to assist you with the planning process. In-house catering and bartending services are available, however, you are welcome to arrange your own. To make things even easier, the venue is happy to supply your function with barware, flatware, linens, and china. You and your guests can find parking, valet, and shuttle services, as well as wheelchair access throughout the property.
Originally built in 1926, the building was previously known as Detroit’s Masonic Temple. It is the largest building of its kind in the world and designed by the George Mason and Company architecture firm in the early 1920s. The venue’s original design included three theaters, a Shrine building, a Chapel, eight lodge rooms, a barbershop, and even a 16-lane bowling alley.
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Just Awesome. We love the staff, the food and the space. Highly Recommended! Party Pros Detroit
I have been blessed to perform many ceremonies at The Masonic over the years. I love just being in the temple. You see, I am a Mason and in this same temple I was raised to the 32nd Degree and entered the Scottish Rite and also became a Shriner. (Yep. I've cleaned up around the elephants and washed pots and pans at the circus!) Anyways, back to why I'm writing. For the past 10+ years I have interacted with the Event Management Team. They handle everything from concerts to weddings to banquets and they know the facility inside and out...literally. Under their guidance, rehearsals, weddings, and receptions happen flawlessly. A cathedral-like chapel setting, proficiently managed. You have to see it to believe it!
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