3029 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
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Wedding Ceremony

The Elms offers a romantic garden setting ideal for daytime or nighttime ceremonies. Our iconic gazebo provides the perfect stage to exchange your vows. The Elm's gardens are home to one of the largest magnolia trees in the city. The trees create a beautiful natural canopy over the grounds.

Wedding Reception

The Elms Mansion and Gardens can accommodate anywhere up to 400 plus people. The interior of the mansion features a wood paneled ballroom that includes a stage, full service bar and a unique nook that was the former "chaperone's area". The mansion has 4 rooms downstairs with elegantly preserved architecture. Upstairs is also available for rent.

The outdoor gardens provide an expansive area for music, dancing, food and seating.

The reception includes: Three hours with an open bar Champagne for the bridal toast Cake knife and toasting glasses to use accent your cake table Wait staff in formal attire Security officer on duty

Wedding Planner

At the Elms Mansion we offer full-service wedding planning services. As your wedding planner we provide oversight and management to ensure every detail of your wedding is taken care of. Coordination is provided for ceremony setup, florists, bakery, musicians and photographers. The Elms also works with you to create a customized food and beverage menu prepared by our in-house Chef.

However, we are also happy to work with outside wedding planners.

Seated and Rehearsal Dinners

The interior of the mansion can seat up to 100 people, while the outside grounds can accommodate over 200 people. Every seated dinner package includes a 45 minute cocktail reception.



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Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteFull Bar AvailableFull Service Wedding PackagesOnsite CateringOnsite Parking
Venue Style
AntiqueDestinationFairy TaleHistoricHolidayTraditionalVintage / Retro
Venue Type
Mansion / Manor