Need Ideas for your Special Event?
Catered dinners for up to ten adults can take place in our dining room. Please call us for a list of preferred catering companies, to check room availability and to make arrangements. Your reservation includes a private tour following your meal.
Intimate gatherings of up to 30 guests take place in the Grand Rooms on the main level of the house.
The Grand Hall, Reception Room and Parlor hosted many parties for the Hegeler and Carus families during the 130 year period that the family lived in the Mansion.
A Date with History
Private Mansion Tours can be arranged for groups of two or more. Enjoy a glass of Champagne during a private, behind the scenes tour of the Mansion. Call for details on these guided tours.
The West Lawn and Gazebo
We can accommodate larger events outdoors on the grounds of the mansion. The West Lawn, Gazebo and Gardens provide a glorious backdrop for Weddings, Showers, Teas, Celebrations, Concerts, Family Reunions, Meetings, Seminars, Corporate Retreats, Social Events, Birthday Parties, Retirement Parties, Conferences and Company Picnics.
Children and Students from the same family under age 18 tour at with the purchase of two adult tickets during regular tour times. Please call Tricia at (815) 224-5892 for availability. Click here to purchase tickets.
All events are subject to availability of the venue and staff and must be approved by the Executive Director. Call us at (815) 224-5891 to discuss details.