Hormel Historic Home

208 Fourth Ave. NW, Austin, MN
Capacity: 240 people

About Hormel Historic Home

The large banquet hall seats up to 240 or can be divided into two or three smaller rooms, each seating up to 50 or 60. Sound system, video projector, screen, two 85" wall-mounted monitors, podium, and microphone are available. Also available is our historic home's house museum (seating up to 50) and Peace Garden. Self-guided tours of the house museum may be available during your event's breaks. Built in 1871 The Hormel Historic Home strives to preserve the Home and History of the George A. and Lillian Hormel Family. Our mission is to maintain the home and to honor the family legacy of Hospitality, Music/Arts, Education/Autism, and service to the community.

Event Spaces

Carriage Hall Event Center
Carriage Hall Event Center
Main House
Main House
Peace Garden
Peace Garden


Nice location for a rehearsal dinner - An Eventective User

We catered in food for 50 from my daughter-in-law’s favorite Austin restaurant. Hormel Historic Home provided the wine, beer and bartender. We used their place settings and linens; what a stress free evening.

Venue Types
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 240
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 4
  • Year Renovated: 2009