The beautiful Elkins Gallery, a stately Georgian room displaying the museum’s collection of Bucks County paintings, can be booked for intimate gatherings or large groups up to 150 people. A vintage baby grand piano and two fireplaces with mantels flank the intimate space.
Seasonally, the adjoining Garden Patio Tent is included in your rental, offering a beautiful outdoor garden space for a reception or cocktail party. The beautiful outdoor garden tent can also seat up to 120 guests for dinner. Capacity in the air-conditioned Elkins Gallery, with dancing, is 80 for a unique seated wedding dinner. The combined capacity in the gallery and tent is 150 for dinner with dancing. The Museum’s grounds offer ample space for an al fresco wedding ceremony and unique photo opportunities among the vintage artifacts. Elkins Gallery special event rentals include time for your guests to visit the unusual Mercer Museum Castle in an intimate and personal way.
Jeffrey Miller Catering is the exclusive caterer at Mercer Museum. For decades, this company has been known for providing extraordinary cuisine in incomparable settings – venues rich with cultural and historical value. Miller’s craft-from-scratch approach to cooking incorporates fresh herbs from their own gardens, house-made artisan breads, house-cured meats, a complete in-house pastry division and locally sourced produce and meats. Their vast team of chefs and event planners ensure a menu custom-made for you, and flawless coordination of an affair you’ll long remember.