The 1840s Ballroom

29 South Front Street Baltimore, MD
Max Capacity: 350 people
Located in the iron fronted Fava Building in historic Jonestown’s 1840s plaza, the 1840s Ballroom is one of most unique and elegant ballrooms in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor area. The venue features incredible 8-foot tall windows offering a sweeping panoramic of the Baltimore Inner Harbor and surrounding area. The view provides a stunning backdrop for any celebration or special event. Amenities at our venue include dance floors, audio visual equipment, internet, whirlpool jacuzzi tubs, wheelchair accessible, furniture, lighting and décor. Our ballroom, the fourth floor venue popular for wedding receptions, is elegantly decorated with imported crystal chandeliers, hand-painted murals of historic city scenes, antique furnishings, a hand-carved mahogany and stained glass pub bar and spacious hardwood dance floor. The 1840s Ballroom, as well as several additional floors of event space in the Fava Building at 1840s Plaza, is available to reserve for parties, receptions, meetings, and conferences.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Facility Location Setting: From I-95: Head south on Mopec Cir toward Taylor Ave, Turn left onto Taylor Ave. Turn right. Slight right onto E North Ave. Turn left onto N Broadway. At the traffic circle, continue straight. Turn right onto E Baltimore St. Turn left onto S Front St.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 350
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 3
  • Parking: Parking Open Lot Off-site
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 11,000
  • Year Built: 2000
  • Year Renovated: 2009
Laurel, MD  
Capacity: 620
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Bethesda, MD  
Capacity: 100
$600-$3,000 per event
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Capacity: 350
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