Weddings

Weddings at the Ohio Statehouse

The Ohio Statehouse, with its obvious grandeur, is available to serve as your perfect wedding location - an experience that will be unparalleled. The Statehouse is available for your wedding ceremony, reception or both! 

The elegance of the Ohio Statehouse captures the most esthetically pleasing dream. The Statehouse embodies the perfect locale for a wedding ceremony and reception with its Greek Revival architecture and appealing exterior landscape. The beauty of your day becomes elaborate. The opportunity to wed or hold a reception at the Ohio Statehouse lay hidden from July 1870 until May 2007. 

The number of available wedding dates is limited due to the Statehouse's remarkable and one of a kind attributes. Don't settle for anything less than a most memorable wedding day. 

 

Wedding Videos

A wedding at the Ohio Statehouse is designed to be a historic affair. Your wedding will capture the elegance and beauty of Ohio's most beautiful wedding venue. Imagine your wedding and reception at Ohio's Capitol by viewing these short videos.

 

Wedding Contact Information

Sophie Chase

Wedding & Special Events Coordinator

Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board

614/466-2251

schase@ohiostatehouse.org

 

Wedding Packages 

The Ohio Statehouse offers three different wedding package options--wedding ceremony only, wedding reception only or wedding ceremony and reception.

 

Wedding Ceremony Rental

 The wedding ceremony package is  $3,500 and includes:

  • One hour rehearsal the day before
  • Two hour set up time
  • One hour tear down time
  • State Room for wedding party
  • Ladies Gallery for wedding party
  • White padded chairs
  • Ceremonial structure
  • Keyboard
  • Coat racks
  • Ivory podium
  • Sound system and microphones
  • Unity candle table
  • Tables included in
  • Statehouse inventory
  • Sheltered parking
  • Ohio Highway Patrol security
  • Labor for set up, break down and clean up
  • Ohio Statehouse wedding special events coordinator

 

Wedding Reception Rental:

 The wedding reception package is $4,500 and includes:

  • Two hour set up time
  • One hour tear down time
  • State Room for wedding party
  • White padded chairs
  • Tables included in Statehouse inventory
  • Space for caterer preparation
  • Sound system
  • Coat racks
  • Platform risers
  • Projector, screens and/or TVs
  • Sheltered parking
  • Ohio Highway Patrol security
  • Labor for set up, break down and clean up
  • Ohio Statehouse wedding special events coordinator
 

Wedding Gifts

The Statehouse Museum Shop offers a wide variety of unique items that can be used for recognizing or thanking individuals in your wedding party or simply providing a piece of memorabilia for each guest attending your special day. 

Visit the on-line Statehouse Museum Shop at statehouseshop.com or call Becky Wildman, Museum Shop Manager, for a personal consultation at 614/728-9770. The shop is located on the ground level of the Ohio Statehouse.