The William Aiken House

456 King St, Charleston, SC
Capacity: 400 people

About The William Aiken House

A national historic landmark in the heart of downtown Charleston, South Carolina, the William Aiken House is an elegant 1807 estate located on Upper King Street, within walking distance to renowned hotels, fine dining, shopping, historic sites, and cultural experiences. Sweeping ballrooms, lush private grounds, and open-air piazzas make this historic mansion one of Charleston’s most sought-after venues for weddings.

Event Spaces

The Main House
The Main House


Wedding reception - An Eventective User from Fort Walton Beach, FL

Fantastic wedding reception. Good food. Good service and staff attire.

Venue Types
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 400
  • Special Features: • First and second-floor ballrooms with expansive outdoor covered piazzas • Private gardens, manicured lawns, and two spacious courtyards for outdoor entertaining • Elegant pergola and reflection pool • Drawing room and formal study
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 8,441