Art & History Museums – Maitland offers five special event spaces between the Maitland Art Center and Lake Lily campuses. These breathtaking historic spaces are perfect for your wedding, anniversary, milestone event and more.
Surround yourself in the beauty and splendor of the main garden, complete with reflection pond and architecturally stunning backdrops. This serene and inspiring location is perfect for any occasion. Make the most of the natural canopy created by the lovely garden trees or bring tents into the garden for an elegant event any time of the year. Capacity: 125 seated. Currently only available for ceremonies.
Chapel & Mayan Courtyard
The breathtaking cornerstone of the National Historic Landmark campus of A&H’s Maitland Art Center, the Mayan Chapel & Courtyard boasts a truly unique atmosphere. Your guests are enveloped by stunning architecture that appears to be cradled in the surrounding nature. The intimate size of the enchanting chapel is enhanced by ornate sculptures and carved floor tiles that lead the way to a small pond where couples can recite their vows.
The Courtyard that stands steps away is the perfect location for a reception or a larger ceremony. A lovely covered walkway will guide guests into the garden-like outdoor room. Surrounded by embellished tiles and beautiful landscaping, the Mayan Courtyard makes guests feel like they have been transported to a different time. Capacity: 46 persons in Chapel; 100 persons ceremony style in Courtyard; 50 persons reception or cocktail style
Germaine Marvel Building
The A&H’s largest indoor rental space, the Germaine Marvel Building (GMB) is ideal for corporate meetings, holiday parties, weddings and events to celebrate any occasion.
Renovated in late 2014, with the addition of the Rotary of Maitland Event Plaza in late 2015, renting the Germaine Marvel Building currently includes both spaces. The GMB is an open-plan building with multiple entrances and is fully air conditioned with restrooms and a large kitchen located inside. Chairs and tables are available to rent with this space. Capacity: 125 persons seated indoors; 225 persons seated outdoors
Rotary Event Plaza
Florida weather won't put a damper on your outdoor wedding dreams, thanks to this tented outdoor venue overlooking Quinn Strong Park. Tent is available seasonally from October through mid-June. Tables and chairs must be rented separately. Capacity: 125 persons seated; or 225 persons cocktail style
This lush courtyard is surrounded on one side by a native wildflower garden, and on the other side, the historic architecture of our Mayan Courtyard. The focal point of the West Garden is the carved cement mural by Jules André Smith, the perfect backdrop for small ceremonies. The proximity to our Chapel & Mayan Courtyard and Main Garden venues makes the West Garden an ideal spot for cocktail hours! Tables and chairs must be rented separately. Capacity: 50 persons seated; or 100 persons cocktail style