The Steeves House Museum

40 Mill Street E4H 2Z8 Hillsborough (New Brunswick) View map

Number of guests 2 to 150

About The Steeves House Museum

The Steeves House Museum is a charming mansion located in Hillsborough, New Brunswick. If you are looking for a quaint venue with history and vintage charm then this is the one for you! With a big open space acting as a blank canvas for you to decorate it as you wish, you can let your imagination run wild! You even have the option to bring in your own caterer, florist, decorator, DJ, etc.

Facilities and capacity

Available for rent is the Egypt Room, an all-purpose space with dark brown wood floors and light blue walls. It can accommodate up to 70 guests and is 33 x 18ft (594 sq. ft.). The room is perfect for you to decorate however you please. The arrangement of tables and chairs is also up to you. We have wooden and upholstered metal chairs for you to choose from, as well as long rectangular tables. There is a kitchen for you or your caterer to prepare food, and you are permitted to use our plateware, glassware, and cutlery, if you so choose. There are two bathrooms off the Egypt room for your guests, and an accessible ramp at the rear (main) entrance to the room.

Services offered

The staff at Steeves House Museum will be more than happy to help you plan your special day. A range of services are offered, including: set up, clean up, chairs and tables, tea and coffee, plateware and glassware.

History

Built in 1812, the original cottage was home to William Henry Steeves, born in 1814. William became a Father of Confederation and then Senator Steeves. The house was later extended in 1840 to the 6000 sq. ft. it comprises today.

  • Number of guests

    From 2 to 150

  • Maximum Capacity

    220, if you use both our indoor and outdoor space

  • Type

    Historic, mansion, manor, museum

  • Style

    Country, garden, vintage

  • Event Services

    Clean up, event rentals, set up

  • Reception Site Fee - Peak Season

    C$ 225.00

  • Plated Service (per head)

    C$ 16.00

  • Menu

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  • Availability

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More information about The Steeves House Museum

  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 2
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 4
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, uncovered outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, reception, bridal shower, engagement party, rehearsal dinner
  • What catering services do you offer? Outside cake, plated, server(s)
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s)
  • What event items are available? Dance floor, furniture, chairs, tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? China, flatware, glassware
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, wheelchair access
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? C$ 150
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Set up, clean up, chairs, tables, china, flatware, glassware, parking
  • What is the average catering price per person for buffet service? C$ 12
  • What is the average catering price per person for stations? C$ 10
  • What is the average catering price per person for hors d'oeurves? C$ 10
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Server(s)

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Events The Steeves House Museum

  • Apr
    Open Door Soup & Chili Lunch

    Join us for a delicious lunch, complete with a big bowl of soup or chili, a role, tea or coffee and dessert. All proceeds go to Museum operations.This a great opportunity to check out our venue if you are considering holding your event here.

  • Jul
    Open Door Canada Day Open House

    Celebrate Canada Day with us and come check out the Steeves House Museum! Learn about Canda's creation a the Father of Confederation that was born in the house. This event offers free tours, cake, and refreshments.If you are interested in booking our venue for your wedding, this is a great...

  • Jul
    Open Door Garden Party

    Join us for live music, games and a BBQ. You can win a cake at the Cake Walk. This event is fun for the whole family!

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