The Historic Thomas Center 302 North East 6th Avenue • Gainesville • FL 32601

The Historic Thomas Center

302 North East 6th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601

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VIRTUAL TOURS available on request. Contact the venue to schedule yours!

Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Space reserved
    • Event duration
    • Furniture rentals requested

  • Venue-rental fees include exclusive use of the selected ceremony & reception space.

    1. Rental rates range from $22.75/hr to $105.50/hr and depend on the day of week and space(s) reserved)
    2. Additional staffing fees are required based on the guest count.
    • Guest-counts of 60 or less require 1 staff-member at $26.50/hr
    • Guest-counts of 61-199 require 2 staff-members at $53.00/hr
    • Guest-counts of 200 or more require 3 staff-members at $79.50/hr
    Event furniture is available in-house for a la carte rentals. Contact the venue for rates, details, and inventories.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 100 50
Cocktails, etc. Standing 150 200
Reception Seated 150 200
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 150.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list



Amplified Music


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Community Center / Civic Building
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Landscaped Grounds


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