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Illinois Historic Wedding Venues

Historic wedding venues are ideal for couples who want to host an event in a truly unique space with abundant charm. Whether it’s a historic home, a vintage-style ballroom, or a treasured landmark, there are lots of historic wedding venues to suit every style. You can tailor your theme to match a historic wedding venue’s history, making your big day all the more special.

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223 Main
223 Main
3 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Lemont, IL

Located in the heart of Lemont, Illinois, 223 Main is a thoroughly modern wedding venue. This space prides itself on being completely customizable, allowing couples to bring their vision to life down to the last detail. You and your guests can enjoy the exclusivity of the property while also feeling... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Kenilworth Assembly Hall
Kenilworth Assembly Hall
27 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Kenilworth, IL

This historic landmark is a treasure of Chicago’s North Shore. Built in 1907 by architect George W. Maher, this one story club house is unique with its Frank Lloyd Wright- inspired prairie style feel. This gem features beautiful hardwood floors, wood burning fireplace, vaulted ceilings, original... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Joliet Area Historical Museum
Joliet Area Historical Museum
6 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Joliet, IL

Joliet Area Historical Museum is a wedding and events venue located in Joliet, Illinois. This museum venue offers a special setting and a range of spaces for your wedding day. Facilities and Capacity Joliet Area Historical Museum offers four distinct spaces to host your special day. The Route 66... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Guests 2 to 225
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Highland Park Community House
Highland Park Community House
84 reviews
· Historic Weddings

The Highland Park Community House is an elegant wedding venue located in the heart of Highland Park's vibrant and well-known downtown district. This warm and inviting venue is a beautifully renovated historic landmark that evokes the glamour of the past with its art deco fixtures, vaulted ceilings... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge
The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge
13 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Evanston, IL

The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge is a vintage modern ball room located in Evanston, Illinois. This venue is located in downtown Evanston, providing entertainment and amusement all weekend long! The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge was remodeled in 2014 from its 1920’s glory, but kept its original crown... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Guests 30 to 250
Imago Events
Imago Events
10 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Elgin, IL

Imago Events is a beautiful banquet hall set in the heart of downtown Elgin, Illinois. Housed in a building that dates back to the 1920s, this venue is the perfect rustic setting to host your wedding day. Unique, warm, and welcoming, Imago Events will wow both you and all of your guests. Facilities... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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Community House Winnetka
Community House Winnetka
28 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Winnetka, IL

About Us The Community House is a historic wedding venue that is located in Winnetka, Illinois. Established in 1911, this non-profit organization has had a continuous impact on the North Shore community. Here, couples and their guests will be able to enjoy landscaped gardens and romantic hideaways.... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Colvin House
Colvin House
4 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Chicago, IL

Facilities and Capacity Seated & Cocktail: 100 guests Why have your Wedding at Colvin House? Select any caterer of your choice BYOB friendly Quality sound system, projector, WiFi, and two wireless microphones We include 100 chairs, tables, barware, china, flatware, and glassware. Commercial kitchen... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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The Haight
The Haight
39 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Elgin, IL

Conveniently located at the heart of Elgin, The Haight is a charming wedding venue in Illinois. Respectfully renovated from its warehouse roots, this expansive event space combines historicity with a hip, elegant atmosphere. The Haight is ideal for couples who wish for a stylish and distinct venue... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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Uptown Social
Uptown Social
7 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Michigan City, IN

Fully renovated in Summer of 2020, Uptown Social is an historical wedding venue located in Michigan City, Indiana. Whether you are looking for a casual but elegant venue or something more stylish and sophisticated, the venue can bring any dream event to life. Located in the heart of the Uptown Arts... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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Company 251
Company 251
17 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Aurora, IL

COMPANY 251 is a wedding venue located in Aurora, Illinois. The historic building, built in 1908, was originally an international harvester manufacturing company. The light-filled building was transformed into a modern luxury venue with industrial chic, minimalist stylings that are perfect to host... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Guests 100 to 350
ARTrevolution
ARTrevolution
7 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Chicago, IL

ARTrevolution is an art gallery venue in the Pilsen neighborhood. We are located at 600 W. Cermak, 10 minutes from downtown and 10 minutes from McCormick Place, just east of Halsted St. With 6500 sq. ft. of open space it is a unique venue for your special event. ARTrevolution has hardwood floors,... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

The Legacy Building
The Legacy Building
Historic Weddings · El Paso, IL

The Legacy Building is a historic wedding venue located in El Paso, Illinois. This amazing facility is a restored and preserved opera house from the 1874, and is nestled right in the heart of central Illinois. There are many breathtaking spaces available for couples and their loved ones to celebrate... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

The Silver Fox
The Silver Fox
19 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Streator, IL

The Silver Fox is an elegant ballroom wedding venue in Streator, Illinois. Located in the former Masonic Temple in downtown Streator, this wedding venue was built in 1905, creating a unique and historic vibe for your wedding. The Silver Fox provides stunning event spaces for your wedding ceremony... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

The Dalcy
The Dalcy
1 review
· Historic Weddings · Chicago, IL

The Dalcy is an elegant wedding venue located in the heart of the historic Fulton Market District, Chicago, Illinois. This private event hall provides the ideal setting to host the celebration you’ve always dreamed of. The dedicated and experienced team at The Dalcy will go above and beyond to... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

PNA Club 433
PNA Club 433
Historic Weddings · Streator, IL

The POLISH NATIONAL ALLIANCE Lodge 433traces its history in Streator, IL to 1898 when a group of Polish immigrants to the area wanted to provide a venue to host social events. Built in 1960, the present building contains two halls and a kitchen. The main hall holds a maximum capacity of 400 people,... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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The Murphy
The Murphy
10 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Chicago, IL

The Murphy is a vintage banquet hall wedding venue situated in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Built in 1926 to serve as an everlasting tribute to Dr. John B. Murphy, this impressive auditorium features French Renaissance-style architecture and a breathtaking dome ceiling. Having hosted hundreds of... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

Irish American Heritage Center
Irish American Heritage Center
5 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Chicago, IL

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Alice Millar Chapel at Northwestern
Alice Millar Chapel at Northwestern
24 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Evanston, IL

Alice Millar Chapel is a beautiful blend of the traditional and the modern. The exterior of the building is an adaptation of Gothic architecture and the interior modeled in a modern architectural style of undulating walls and contemporary stained glass. The vibrant chancel window is unlike any other... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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Glessner House
Glessner House
7 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Chicago, IL

Glessner House invites you to celebrate your special day in our exquisite estate located in the heart of the Prairie Avenue Historic District of Chicago’s South Loop neighborhood. Featuring a private courtyard, this intimate venue offers a distinct alternative to hotels and banquet halls. Café-style... (Historic Weddings Illinois)

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223 Main
223 Main
3 reviews
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Laura
5.0
We were the first wedding here! We had an amazing ceremony outside, cocktail hour and dinner inside. We had 40 people and there was still ...
Bethany
Bethany Pemble
5.0
We worked with Jennifer as our event coordinator and she was truly amazing! She was very prompt in responding to emails and always made time ...
Colvin House
Colvin House
4 reviews
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Kate Piatt-Eckert
5.0
Colvin House is a charming, fabulous space for gatherings of up to 100. Its quirky and compelling architecture started a lot of ...
Company 251
Company 251
17 reviews
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Jordan Nussbaum
5.0
Company 251 was by far one of the best decisions we made while wedding planning. Not only is it one of the only venues that will fit 300+ in ...
Zhou B Art Center
Zhou B Art Center
5 reviews
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Claire LoMaglio
5.0
Not only is the venue amazing but the staff, especially Tanya, was beyond AMAZING! I have already been recommending people to this venue. ...
Uptown Social
Uptown Social
7 reviews
Michelle Ambrose
5.0
Joy went above and beyond to help us make our special day exactly how we wanted it. She worked with us to find the perfect combination in a ...
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Amanda Cassel
4.5
We got married at the Kenilworth Club in August 2009, and we loved it. We really wanted an outdoor wedding, and the Kenilworth Club ...
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Jaime Manion
5.0
Pat and Anthony went above and beyond to make our wedding day really special and worry free. I told them what we wanted and they made it ...
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Elizabeth McGee
4.9
We were extremely pleased with the service we received at the Rialto. The staff was extremely helpful the day of the wedding, and everything ...
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Anna Radke
4.6
We loved having our wedding at WCH. Absolutely beautiful setting for ceremony and picture taking. The reception room was also nice. We did ...
The Haight
The Haight
39 reviews
Amber McKinney
5.0
The Haight is a beautiful and unique space. Very affordable and the service can't be beat! They're very flexible and have many, many vendors ...
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Mallory Groszek
4.8
Our wedding reception at the Crystal Ballroom was beautiful, well-run & came together perfectly. While we did have a little bump in the road ...
Joseph Kelley
5.0
The indoor and outdoor spaces are beautiful and very flexible with all of the configuration options. The guests had an amazing time and ...
The Silver Fox
The Silver Fox
19 reviews
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Marisa Kiley
5.0
This is by far the best wedding facility in all of Chicago. Worth every minute in the car...you will not only fall in love with the ...
16" On Center
16" On Center
1 review
Lindsay
Lindsay Knight
5.0
My now husband Nick and I got married at Thalia in May 2019. I've planned and hosted a lot of events - from big 800 person fundraisers to ...
Assemblea
Assemblea
2 reviews
George
George Coyne
5.0
My Fiance and I were adamant about not breaking the bank with our wedding. When we found Assemblea we knew immediately that this was the ...
Laura
Laura Korn
5.0
As the bride and planner of my wedding, it was extremely easy working with Sarah, the Event Coordinator. She answered all of our questions ...
Jacqui'
Jacqui' Nicholson
5.0
Graue Mill is gorgeous! I feel so excited because this place seems to be a hidden gem among other wedding venues. The grounds are beautiful ...
Jaclyn Burnette
5.0
WOW!! I cannot say enough good things about Trish Stoner and her entire crew she works with, from her stage and sound crew, to the ...
casta
casta McRoberts
4.6
This Location is large and has a lot of potential to look beautiful! I would definitly recomend it for a bride having a large wedding! I ...