Roger Williams University Events
Roger Williams University's Global Heritage Hall overlooking Mount Hope Bay provides a beautiful setting for weddings, treating guests to spectacular views complemented by the conveniences of a stunning piece of modern architecture. This venue is available to RWU alumni and employees during the summer season. Please call the Department of Conferences for more information.
Address: 1 Old Ferry Road Bristol, RI 02809
Mount Hope Farm
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this grand country estate encompasses 127 acres of preserved open space, offering miles of easy and beautiful walking trails. The historic property boasts stunning views of Mount Hope Bay, a rustic Civil War-era Barn, and a 12-room Inn that dates back to 1745. A year-round farmer's market is held every Saturday featuring the finest local food and artisan vendors. In addition to the architecturally-designed, handicapped-accessible vegetable and cutting gardens, the Farm is home to goats, chickens, sheep, bees and one pair of only 500 twin miniature donkeys in the country. Mount Hope Farm is the preferred setting for hundreds of weddings, special events and milestone occasions throughout the year.
Address: 250 Metacom Avenue Bristol, RI 02809
Bristol Harbor Inn
Bristol Harbor Inn is a charming, forty-room boutique style inn located on the water in the heart of historic Bristol. The walkable Thames Street location also includes the award-winning DeWolf Tavern as well as boutique shopping, spa and boating, kayaking and biking trail.
Toll Free: 866-254-1444
Address: 259 Thames Street Bristol, RI 02809
Colt State Park
Colt State Park in Bristol is often referred to as the 'gem' of the State Parks System. The entire western border of the park is an open panorama onto Narragansett Bay. Open year round, the park offers four miles of bicycle trails passing along the Bay and through 464 acres of groomed fruit trees, carefully nurtured flowering bushes, and manicured lawns. Rich in history, it proudly displays ten large playfields, a historical museum, six picnic groves containing 400+ picnic tables and its' popular open air Chapel-By-The-Sea.
Address: Route 114 Bristol, RI 02809
Linden Place Museum
A mansion in the Heart of Bristol, Linden Place offers a glimpse into the gilded age. This is where Gatsby swept Daisy off her feet! With its magnificent mansion, sculpture-filled rose garden, and charming courtyard, this estate is a unique and enchanting wedding venue. Designed by renowned Rhode Island architect Russell Warren, Linden Place provides couples with a truly unforgettable setting.
The beautiful and historic rooms within the mansion create a one-of-a-kind backdrop for celebrations, not to mention the impressive exterior. The grand ballroom, with high ceilings and a working fireplace, provides a truly spectacular space for dinner and dancing. The sculpture-filled rose garden and courtyard are adjacent to the mansion, and a beautiful setting for an outdoor ceremony or cocktail hour. Together Linden Place is a unique and elegant backdrop for celebrations!
Address: 500 Hope Street Bristol, RI 02809
Herreshoff Marine Museum Weddings
The Herreshoff Marine Museum /America's Cup Hall of Fame is dedicated to the education and inspiration of the public through presentations of the history and innovative work of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company and the America's Cup competition. The Museum, bordering beautiful Narragansett Bay in Bristol, Rhode Island, is one of the nation's most important historic maritime treasures. We regularly host classic yacht regattas, sponsor symposia on classic yacht design and restoration, and operate an outstanding sailing school for youth and adults. The Herreshoff Marine Museum offers a premier waterfront location for your next special event such as a wedding, conference, corporate retreat, holiday party, regatta, or family reunion. Our facilities provide a beautiful and historic location for your event, amidst dozens of exceptional historic Herreshoff boats at a spectacular waterfront property overlooking Bristol Harbor.
Address: 1 Burnside Street Bristol, RI 02809
The Bristol Statehouse
The historic Bristol Statehouse is a perfect venue for a small wedding any time of year. Once the home of the RI Legislature, the beautiful George L. Sisson Courtroom seats 100 people comfortably, offering everyone a perfect view of the Bride and Groom as they exchange their vows before family and friends.
Address: 240 High Street Bristol, RI 02809