Facility Rentals 

The Weeden House Museum and Garden is one of Northeast Alabama’s most unique venues for events.  Located in the heart of downtown Huntsville, in the historic Twickenham district, the Weeden House Museum and Garden provides an elegant atmosphere and ideal setting for meetings, parties, weddings and receptions.

The Weeden House is a historic home built in 1819, beautifully decorated with antiques and period furnishings. Maximum capacity is 100 people inside the house.

A large porch and patio lead to the breathtaking garden area.  Utilizing the outdoor areas, 175 guests can be accommodated.  Some tables and seating are available, however, you are responsible for renting additional chairs, seating and equipment as needed.  A kitchen with oven/stove top, microwave, refrigerator and freezer is located just steps from the dining room.  You may hire a caterer of your choosing, and alcohol is allowed.  Photos are available at


Special rates are available for non-profit organizations.

Please email or call for rental date availability and to schedule an appointment to visit.

Rental Rate Information: 

1.  Wednesday-Friday daytime rental (before 5:00 PM)
     $100 an hour.  A minimum rental fee may be required.

      * For wedding ceremony or reception, see rate information below.

2.  Friday, Saturday and Sunday rental
     Minimum rental fee to be determined.  Please email or call for rate quote.
    * For wedding ceremony or reception, see rate information below.

3.  Evening Events Monday-Friday (5:00 PM or later)
     $750 minimum, includes four hours of rental time.  The four hours include the  time for set up/decorating, the event and

      clean up.  Please email or call for rate quote if additional time is needed.

      * For wedding ceremony or reception, see rate information below.

4.  Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions

Our standard wedding package is $1,850.00  which includes 10 hours of rental time.  Typically, one hour is used the evening before the wedding for a rehearsal and 9 hours are available for the set up, wedding and reception, and clean up. If additional hours are desired, there is a charge of $150.00 per hour.

A $500 non-refundable deposit is required at the time a rental contract is completed.  A $500 damage deposit will be collected, to be returned after the event if there is no damage.

"I Do in Two"  Monday-Friday rental (before 6:00 PM)

 $300 for two hours of rental time. Similar to a courthouse ceremony,the two hour rental is for a ceremony only (no more than 20 people) and time for your photographer to take pictures in the historic home and garden. You may bring your officiant or one can be arranged for an additional charge.  Not available for holidays,holiday weekends,week of Thanksgiving, and week between Christmas Eve and New Years Day.


1. A rental contract must be signed and a deposit paid at time of signing.

2. All renter's must pay a $500.00 damage deposit, which will be refunded after the event provided that the museum has not sustained any damage during the event.  A walk through is required before and after an event.

3.  All evening events must end by 10:00 PM.

4. There is a limit on the number of guests(100) allowed inside the house at any time due to the Fire Code.

5. Plans regarding set up and use of the house and grounds must be approved by the museum director prior to the event.  Digging, nailing into the structure or trees, and similar activities are not permitted.

6. Smoking is Prohibited on the grounds and in the house. It is the renter's responsibility to ensure compliance.

7. Alcohol is Permitted on the premises.  It is the renter's responsibility to supply and supervise at all times.  

8.  A security guard is required onsite for all evening events.  The guard is arranged through the Huntsville Police Department and is $30.00/hour cash with a minimum reservation of 3 hours.