Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens
205 W Hunt St, McKinney, TX

Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens

205 W Hunt St
McKinney, TX 75069
205 W Hunt St
McKinney, TX 75069

Maximum Capacity: 250 people
Availability
Heard-Craig Hall is an elegant location with crystal chandeliers, columns and a main reception hall crowned with a 144 sq. ft. art glass skylight. The Hall regularly hosts art exhibits, theatrical productions, weddings, receptions, business meetings, dinner parties, concerts and dance programs. The main reception hall can seat 350 guests theatre style or 250 at tables.
The Heard-Craig Hall Gallery is a lovely reception room located on the lower level of Heard-Craig Hall. The Gallery can seat up to 100 guests and is adorned with vintage photographs. It is a unique location for parties, receptions, and business meetings.
The Heard Craig Carriage House is a beautiful location to host a small wedding, bridal shower, baby shower and special parties.
Katie's Garden was created as a tribute to Kathryn Heard-Craig who loved spending time in her garden. It is an enchanting location for weddings with up to 300 guests. The garden is graced with a Victorian bower, wedding gazebo, fountains, garden ornaments and a "secret" garden.
Photographers must make appointments to use Katie's Garden for commercial shoots. Appointments are subject to availability and there is a $25 photographer’s fee for a one hour shoot in the Garden. To set an appointment, please call our office at *NOT DISPLAYED* .
We offer you many venues: a spacious auditorium that seats 250 at tables or 300 “theatre style”, The Gallery, The Carriage House for parties or to prepare for a romantic, open air wedding in Katie’s Garden (part of the historical Heard-Craig House). Our facility is known for flexibility to accommodate multiple types of events, such as: weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, baby and wedding showers, business meetings, music recitals, dance recitals, club events and dinners, birthday and anniversary parties, concerts, theatre productions, quinceanera and Bah-mitzvahs.
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Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Beautiful bride on our back staircase. Perfect spot for portraits. Photographers may scedule appointments by calling 972.569.6909 for wonderful bridal, anniversary and family phots shoots. The fee is a nominal $25 to help maintain the garden

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Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Beautiful bride on our back staircase. Perfect spot for portraits. Photographers may scedule appointments by calling 972.569.6909 for wonderful bridal, anniversary and family phots shoots. The fee is a nominal $25 to help maintain the gardenHeard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Katie's Garden and Gazebo is the perfect spot for a garden wedding.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Holiday Tea and Conversation is held at the Historic Heard-Craig Home in December. This year's celebration will be held on December 8, 2010. Please call for pricing and reservations 972.569.6909Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Katie's Garden was created as a tribute to Kathryn Heard-Craig who loved spending time in her garden. It is an enchanting location for weddings with up to 300 guests. The garden is graced with a Victorian bower, wedding gazebo, fountains, garden ornaments and a "secret" garden.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Gazebo in Katie's Garden. Katie's Garden was created as a tribute to Kathryn Heard-Craig who loved spending time in her garden. It is an enchanting location for weddings with up to 300 guests. The garden is graced with a Victorian bower, wedding gazebo, fountains, garden ornaments and a "secret" garden.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — The Heard-Craig Hall is the perfect location for business meetings, musical and dance recitals, choir performances, theatre productions, weddings, receptions, birthday and anniversary parties, rehearsal dinners, baby and wedding showers, club events and dinners, concerts,quinceanera and Bah-mitzvahs. In this picture, the hall is set theatre style and holds 350 guests.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Heard-Craig hall is a wonderful place to hold a luncheon or business meeting. In this photo, the hall is set with a podium on the stage.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Heard Craig House Garden Corner. The wrap around front porch is a unique amd romantic spot for Bridal portraits or wedding photos. Please call the office to schedule an appointment for your photos or to hold a wedding in Katie's Garden.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Heard Craig House Gazebo. Katie's Garden was created as a tribute to Kathryn Heard-Craig who loved spending time in her garden. It is an enchanting location for weddings with up to 300 guests. The garden is graced with a Victorian bower, wedding gazebo, fountains, garden ornaments and a "secret" garden.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Heard-Craig Hall set for a fun and funky wedding with beautiful pink uplighting. This space is versatile and waiting for you to create your own style of wedding from classical to funky.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Heard-Craig Hall romantic vines wind around the candlestick centerpieces to create a romantic wedding setting.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — The Heard-Craig House, built in 1900, is one of the most beautifully preserved historic homes in North Texas.  The gracious hospitality of S. D. Heard and his wife, Lillie, made this residence a center of social, business, art and literary activities. The family’s heirlooms, art objects, personal memorabilia and furniture remain in the home today. Tours are available for a nominal fee on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2pm and on Saturdays at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Thanks to the foresight of the Heard’s daughter, Kathryn (Katie), the Heard family home has been preserved so that future generations can “learn somewhat of the past.”  It was Kathryn Heard Craig’s dream that her family home be used for the “education and enlightenment of the women of McKinney.”  She believed that by providing a “club house” where the women’s clubs could meet  that they would continue to flourish; and provide personal enrichment and education to their members.  Clubs with a cultural, literary or educational focus have had the privilege of meeting in the Heard-Craig facilities since 1971. This is a beautiful location for bridal portraits. Call 972.569.6906 to schedule an appointment.Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Elegant green, pink and white accents make this wedding held at the Heard-Craig hall one to remember!
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Carriage HousePhotos Available
Cabin/Cottage Max Capacity: 50 people
Carriage House, Heard-Craig Hall and Gardens, McKinney — Heard-Craig Carriage House
Heard-Craig Carriage House

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The Heard-Craig Carriage House hosts up to 50 guests for meetings and events. The Carriage House Art Studio Loft is available for fine arts classes.
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Reception
Capacity: 50 People
Amenities
  • Access to Electricity
  • Access to Running Water
  • Air Conditioned
  • Rest Room Facilities
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Floor Covering: wood
  • Floor Number: 2
Heard-Craig GalleryPhotos Available
Alternate Venue Max Capacity: 100 people
Katie's GardenPhotos Available
Outdoor Venue Max Capacity: 150 people
Reception HallPhotos Available
Auditorium Max Capacity: 350 people
Wedding GazeboPhotos Available
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