Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum

101 Ferry Road (Rt. 114) Bristol, RI
Max Capacity: 225 people
Blithewold Mansion is a beautifully landscaped 33-acre estate situated on Bristol Harbor with sweeping views of Narragansett Bay. The forty-five-room mansion, trees, lawns, flowers and the sea combine to produce an aesthetic experience that is both exciting and refreshing. For the wedding of your dreams, you may be envisioning a day where you say “I do” in a garden of colorful perennials, with rows and rows of white garden chairs and Narragansett Bay as your backdrop. Following your ceremony, cocktails are served from the mansion’s gracious terrace overlooking a 10-acre lawn that sweeps down to the water. Then round out the evening with dinner and dancing in our beautiful white Century® tent under the stars. The understated elegance of Blithewold makes it the perfect choice for all types of celebrations from a Fundraising Gala, to a Bridal Tea, to a traditional New England style clambake on our 10-acre Great Lawn. The staff at Blithewold is committed to providing the utmost in personal service to ensure that your celebration is a complete success. For further information on reserving Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum for your next event, please contact the Special Events department. All rental fees include: *Use of mansion (where applicable) and grounds *Events tent with clear sides, hard surface floor and lighting *Coordination of deliveries and services *Manager, staff and security throughout the event *Other rentals including tables, chairs, dance floor, and the caterer are an additional cost
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Blithewold Mansion
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Amenities
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
Features
  • Acreage: 33
  • Facility Location Setting: Blithewold is a 33-acre estate in Bristol, Rhode Island - a spectacular property with lawns and gardens sweeping down to Narragansett Bay. There is onsite parking for cars and motor coaches
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 225
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Special Features: Offering educational classes and tours. Historic grounds offer over 250 different tree and shrub species, large conifer collection, natural areas, six distinct gardens.
  • Year Built: 1896
  • Year Renovated: 1907
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