Our Mansion is the perfect setting for your wedding, cocktail party, princess tea, bridal shower... and more!

We are pleased to offer the Old Governor's Mansion as a unique and elegant setting for your special event.

Built in 1930 by Governor Huey P. Long, this splendid Georgian-style Mansion will enchant you and your guests with its timeless amenities, including elaborate crystal chandeliers, a marble and wrought iron staircase, and a romantic rose garden. Antique furnishings and a state-of-the-art restoration are beautifully blended to create the perfect venue for memorable occasions.

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Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Mansion provides a magnificent setting for your bridal celebrations:

  • Wedding Ceremony
  • Wedding Reception
  • Engagement Parties
  • Bridal Portrait
  • Bridal Luncheon
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Formal Bridal Photos

The Mansion offers the expertise of our professional event staff to make this an unforgettable experience. Conveniently located in historic downtown Baton Rouge, the Old Governor's Mansion offers complimentary parking, on-site security, and a private bride's dressing room. Your personal Mansion Coordinator will help to ensure your special day meets all of your dreams and expectations.

Contact our Special Events Director Allie Wester for more information, allie@preserve-louisiana.org or call 225.387.2464