The Old Governor’s Mansion

The Old Governor’s Mansion is located in downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The venue is a part of Louisiana history. The location provides your guests with access to nearby accommodations as well as the Riverwalk and the other sites and sounds of downtown Baton Rouge. 

Venue Details

Address: 8502 North Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70802


Phone: 225-387-2464

Catering: Vendors must meet guidelines set by venue

Price: $3000-$5000 for evening and weekend weddings; Sunday event are $1500 for 50 guests and an additional $500 for each 50 additional guests

Capacity: 450

Special Notes: The Old Governor’s Mansion is a historic estate venue that features a large ballroom. Rental of the venue includes the space, security, cleaning staff, and coordinator so more planning is needed than an all inclusive venue.

Indoor/Outdoor: They offer both indoor and outdoor event spaces

Why I love it

The Old Governor’s Mansion is a gorgeous unique historic venue. The ballroom is huge and the venue can accommodate a larger wedding. The rose garden is the perfect place to hold your ceremony.

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Real Wedding

Cindy and Donovan had a church wedding with their reception at Forrest Grove Plantation. 

Cindy + Donovan

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Wedding Photography Information

bride and groom kiss during first dance at Forrest Grove Plantation Denham Springs

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