The Walters Art Museum

Your wedding day, much like your love, should be as beautiful and breathtaking as a work of art. So, why not say your vows inside one of the premier art museums in the country? The Walters Art Museum provides a phenomenal backdrop for your special day. Right in the heart of Baltimore, The Walters Art Museum is one of the most unique wedding venues in all of Maryland.  If you are still looking around, I have a list of top wedding venues in Baltimore, MD you need to check out!

The Venue

The Walters Art Museum is the historic home to generations of art from across the globe. Established in 1934, The Walters Art Museum is a historic landmark in the Mount Vernon neighborhood. The museum hosts a plethora of amazing art with the intent of educating the Baltimore community about the cultures of the world. 

The galleries at The Walters Art Museum are stunning and will add a touch of class to any ceremony. Domes skylights cover the ceilings and allow warm natural light to flow into the space and fill your event with a magical ambiance. The classic yet timeless architecture provides a luxurious feel. Stone pillars and arched doorways line the room and will leave your guests with countless memories that will last a lifetime. The marble staircases provide even more opportunities to take breathtaking photos that you can be proud of forever. 

If the timeless architecture isn’t enough, the gallery of exceptional art will have your guests completely wowed. World-famous paintings and intricate sculptures will surround you and your guests as you dance the night away. As you say your vows in front of exceptional art, you will be creating a moment like no other and an experience that you and your guests will never forget. 

The sculpture court adds an outdoor element to your event that is perfect for cocktail hour or a seated dinner. The Walters Art Museum can accommodate 200 seated guests and up to 400 guests without seating.

Facility Rental, Catering, and Vendors

The Walters Art Museum is an exclusive venue that lends itself to a variety of semi-private and private events. As one of Baltimore’s premiere and historic centers of culture, this venue is only available for weddings on limited dates. To ensure that you can host your wedding at this venue, call ahead.

The Walters Art Museum does not have any catering, tables, chairs, or flatware on-site, so you will need to provide your own. A list of approved caterers and vendors is provided on The Walters Art Museum website. The list includes many of the best full-service caterers in the Baltimore area. Approved caterers vary in price point and availability, but most will work with you to establish a customized menu that is to die for. 

The Walters Art Museum allows you to decorate the space to personalize it to your taste. Due to the nature of the venue, the art museum has a list of preferred vendors that they would like you to choose from. These vendors have been approved to work within the space and understand the value and importance of the art hosted on-site. The florists, rental agencies, decorators, and valet services listed are some of the best in the area and you can be sure that the museum has approved nothing but the best for you and your guests to celebrate your big day exactly as you wish.

The price for this venue fluctuates based on the size of your wedding, the time of year, the day of the week, and the space needed. All rentals begin at $10,000 and can increase as appropriate.

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