The Whitney 4421 Woodward Ave • Detroit • Michigan 48201


The Whitney

4421 Woodward Ave
Detroit, Michigan 48201
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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
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  • Enter the Gilded Age at this one-time estate of lumber baron David Whitney, where no expense was spared. Clad in pink granite, with a rotunda, arches, spires, 52 rooms and 20 fireplaces, it's a pretty cool place for a Gatsby-esque wedding.
  • Indoors or out, their ceremony sites are stunning. The Whitney Garden, bursting with seasonal blooms, features a great fountain. And what can top the rich carved woods and 4-panel, Tiffany stained-glass backdrop of the mansion's second-story landing?
  • A myriad of elegant rooms, posh menus, and a historic ambiance gives you so many choices for your reception. Include a High Tea or Dessert Parlor shower, nightcap in the Ghostbar Lounge, or live the fantasy and take over the whole property for your affair.

Prices: What's this going to cost?


Rental Fee
  • $600–1,800/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Space reserved
Package Prices
  • $79–149/person
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 21%

Capacity

Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 62 130
Cocktails, etc. Standing 350 120
Reception Seated 254 100
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 52.

Venue Details

Site Uses

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

Essential Info

Price

$ • $$ • $$$

Catering

In-house

Alcohol

In-house

Amplified Music

Indoors
Outdoors
Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible

Availability

Year-round, daily, anytime.

Venue Type

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

  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Mansion
  • Restaurant
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Garden

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds

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