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Fort Lauderdale Historical Society

Fort Lauderdale Wedding Venue
219 Southwest 2nd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Contact: Event Coordinator
Phone: 954/463-4431 x5


Why We Like This Place

• You can create the wedding you want at the center’s New River Inn. Located in Riverwalk Park, it’s Broward County’s oldest remaining hotel building. You and your guests will enjoy use of the Lucy Bryan Room, first-floor veranda and front and back lawns.

• The hotel evokes a bygone era. Dating back to 1905, it features an all-white façade, first- and second-floor balconies, and a sweeping drive. A nearby gazebo completes the picture.

• A romantic ceremony on the banks of the New River will set the tone for your special day.

Capacity

Ceremony

  • Max. Seated Indoors: 50
  • Max. Seated Outdoors: 200

Reception/Special Events

  • Max. Seated Indoors: 50
  • Max. Seated Outdoors: 200
  • Max. Standing/Cocktails Indoors: 125
  • Max. Standing/Cocktails Outdoors: 200

Meetings

  • Max. Seated: 50

Cost: Prices, Deposits, Etc.

A $500 refundable security deposit is required to reserve your date. 50% of the rental fee is due 30 days prior to the event and the balance is due 15 days prior. The rental fee ranges $2,550–3,600 depending on the number of guests and time of year.

Location Uses

Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Special Events, Parties
Business Functions/Meetings

Venue Views

Creek/River
Garden
Garden Patio/Courtyard
Landscaped Grounds
Ocean/Bay

Venue Type

Banquet Hall/Events Facility
Garden
Historic/Landmark Building
Hotel
Museum

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Alternate Info: The Fort Lauderdale History Center