Old Prairie Town at Ward-Meade Historic Site

124 NW Fillmore St. Topeka, KS
Max Capacity: 200 people
Overview Featuring an 1854 replica Log Cabin with Blacksmith Shop, 1870’s Victorian Prairie Mansion on the National Register of Historic Places, and 2½ acres of Botanical Garden, including Anna’s Place, a Victorian Reading Garden and a 240 foot cascading rock rivulet. Weddings - Receptions - Rehearsal Dinners - Bridal Showers - Indoor and Outdoor Facilities Available Old Prairie Town offers five different wedding and reception packages. *All wedding packages require a $75 nonrefundable security deposit included in the fee 25% discount for all weddings booked for a weekday (Monday-Friday)
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 200
Topeka, KS  
Capacity: 300
Main Waiting Room and Mezzanine: Enjoy the beauty of the chandeliers, the painted ceilings, the beautiful woodwork and carvings in the lovely Main Waiting Room and Balcony. This space is available for weddings, receptions, corporate events, trade shows, luncheons, reunions, proms, anniversaries, fundraisers, all-day meetings and more. The capacity varies based on the type of event, whether you will have a dance floor, and the floor plan that you select. Please call for more details as it relates to your type of event. East Gallery: The East Gallery provides an elegant room for smaller events or provided extra space for events that are larger than the Main Waiting Room. The room can accommodate setups for classroom style, breakout groups, expos and more. This area can also be added on to your Main Waiting Room Event to allow for 300 people to be accommodated at your event.
Topeka, KS  
Capacity: 250
$175-$800 per event
Built in the Italian Renaissance style the Dillon House is a rare survivor of an elite pre-World War I residential neighborhood. Its overall form and many of the character-defining features are still clearly evident today. We can provide you with an outstanding space, superior technology to support your demands, and catering options that can satisfy your simplest need, to your most complicated and elegant food and beverage service.