The Cabildo 701 Chartres Street • New Orleans • Louisiana 70116


The Cabildo

701 Chartres Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70116
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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • Located in the heart of the French Quarter on Jackson Square, the Cabildo is a gorgeous museum that’s especially well suited for a charming vintage New Orleans celebration. Surrounded by Vieux Carré landmarks, you and your guests will be transported to another time.
  • This grand 18th-century Spanish colonial building was the site of the Louisiana Purchase agreement and home to the Louisiana State Supreme Court. It was restored in the 1990s using 600-year-old French timber framing techniques and is now filled with priceless historical treasures.
  • A stunning second-floor gallery lined with windows overlooks Jackson Square, offering an incomparable reception backdrop. The third floor gallery features a high, open-beam ceiling for a rustic yet polished ambiance.

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Prices: What's this going to cost?


Rental Fee
  • $2,000/event and up
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Guest count
    • Event duration

Capacity

Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 275 50
Cocktails, etc. Standing 500 100
Reception Seated 120 120
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 275.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info

Price

$ • $$ • $$$

Catering

Preferred list
BYO

Alcohol

BYO

Amplified Music

Indoors
Outdoors

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible

Availability

Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

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

  • Art Gallery
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Museum
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Cityscape
  • Creek / River
  • Park

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