The Franklin Estate 589 Moore Road • Ruckersville • VA 22968


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • Offering over 6,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor entertaining space, this peaceful estate was crafted with celebrations in mind. Elegantly manicured classic gardens and a surrounding of mature woodlands make a lovely year-round backdrop for photos.
  • Follow your secluded lawn ceremony with a reception beneath a graceful tent, on the main floor of the spacious home, or at the festive pool house, where you’ll find a covered patio and plenty of space for a cookout and cocktails.
  • The main house can host your nearest and dearest for the weekend. Boasting a combination of suites, studios, and gracious gathering spaces, it makes the perfect spot for relaxing and making memories with your favorite people.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $400–4,500/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Space reserved
    • Guest count
    • Event duration
    • Package chosen
    • Type of event


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 100 200
Cocktails, etc. Standing 75 200
Reception Seated 75 200
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 75.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Elopement Packages
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • On-Site Accommodations
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list

Contact the venue regarding using a caterer not on the preferred list.



Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible



Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Garden
  • Inn / Lodge
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Private Estate
  • Private Home
  • Retreat

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Pool Area


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