180 East 5th Street
Saint Paul, MN 55101
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About Us

After a thorough 2011 renovation The Great Hall was restored to its roaring twenties splendor.

The spacious atrium features stunning architecture, soaring ceilings, translucent skylights, terrazzo marble flooring, soft ivory draping, and four large chandeliers.

Only one event per day is hosted in our sophisticated and unique space, ensuring your event is exclusive and supported with the utmost in care and quality. Our long history of producing memorable occasions guarantees that your wedding will be extraordinary.

Seating Capacity

  • Up to 400 guests for a reception only
  • Up to 300 guests for a Ceremony/Reception
  • Up to 700 guests for a Cocktail style reception

What does the rental fee include:

  • Access to the Great Hall from 8:00 a.m. until midnight ~ Music & Bar will need to end at midnight
  • Consultation for event set up and details (coordination of vendor deliveries)
  • Set up & take down of tables & chairs ~ (we have tables & chairs for up to 400 guests)
  • 4 pieces of 6' by 8' black staging
  • The use of the Baby Grand Piano
  • Coat racks & hangers for up to 200 guests
  • Day-of Coordinator to help with timeline & clients immediate needs, 6 hours max
  • St Paul Police officer for 4 hours

What does the ceremony add on include:

  • 1 hour rehearsal at The Great Hall~ Based on availability
  • Bride’s room day of event (Please note we do not have a separate Groom’s room)
  • Balcony level for cocktail hour
  • 2nd Day-of coordinator
  • Changeover crew for set up from ceremony to reception

* Please note that with ceremony and reception there is a 45 minute change over. Guests will be ushered to the balcony level for a social hour.


Conveniently located in downtown Saint Paul, The Great Hall is connected by skyway to nearby hotels and parking. Your guests have the choice of parking in three connected ramps for only $3.00–$5.00.

Our history of delivering memorable occasions guarantees that your wedding will be extraordinary! Contact us for details, or for a personal tour of Saint Paul’s premier event venue.


Guest Capacity
Up to 400
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 400
Reception Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 400
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteFull Bar AvailableNumber of Events at a TimeOnsite Wedding CoordinationReception FacilityWedding Planner
Venue Style
HistoricVintage / Retro