Nestled in Chicago’s historic Columbus Park, you’ll find the lovely Columbus Park Refectory—a gem of a venue for weddings and events. Dating back to the 1920s, this place is steeped in history and surrounded by beautiful parkland. The venue’s rich history and natural setting make it a standout choice for couples looking to tie the knot in a classic yet unique Chicago setting.

At Columbus Park Refectory, you have several options for both your ceremony and reception.

1. The Great Hall
The Great Hall is a grand and versatile space ideal for wedding ceremonies. With its high ceilings, large windows, and elegant architectural details, it provides a timeless setting for exchanging vows. The hall can accommodate up to 200 guests, making it perfect for larger weddings.

2. The Conservatory
For a more intimate ceremony or reception, the Conservatory is a charming choice. This light-filled space is surrounded by lush greenery, creating a romantic atmosphere. The Conservatory can host up to 100 guests, offering a cozy setting for your special day.

3. The Outdoor Courtyard
During warmer months, the Outdoor Courtyard is a popular option for ceremonies or cocktail hours. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and the historic charm of Columbus Park, this outdoor space adds a touch of natural beauty to your celebration.


Frequently Asked Questions

To help you plan your wedding at Columbus Park Refectory, here are answers to some common questions:

1. What is the rental fee for Columbus Park Refectory?
Rental fees vary depending on the day of the week and the specific spaces you choose.

2. Can we bring in our own vendors?
Yes, you have the flexibility to bring in your own vendors such as caterers, florists, and decorators.

3. Is there onsite parking available for guests?
Yes, there is ample onsite parking available for you and your guests, making it convenient for everyone attending your wedding.

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