You want your wedding day to be a memorable occasion for you and your partner, your families, and your friends. Planning the experience begins with finding the perfect venue that reflects your feelings and style. If your selection criteria include history, hospitality, and flexible affordability, Haywood Hall House and Gardens is your ideal wedding venue.

Equipped with modern conveniences, Haywood Hall House and Gardens provide an elegant and welcoming setting for your wedding ceremony, reception and bridal shower.

Historical House

Completed in 1799, the Federal style house with its central passage plan is the only historic house in North Carolina still standing on its original foundation of locally quarried stone.


Cross the brick courtyard and follow the stepping stones to the charming gazebo, the perfect setting for photographs.  In the evening the lighted garden with a canopy of trees is truly magical.

Modern Comfort

Two attractively updated bathrooms are available upstairs; two more are available in the gardens; the kitchen is convenient for catering, and a handicapped ramp allows easy access to the house. 


The charming and well-arranged gardens with Eliza’s gazebo and several spots for seating guests and positioning refreshments and musicians. The historic house with its double-porticoed entrance, spacious hallway, impressive parlor, and gracious dining room


The gardens are a specular outdoor space canopied by towering trees and offering flexible arrangements for seating guests, positioning refreshments and musicians. Romantic lighting can illuminate the night and clear tents can handle any weather. The historic house is also available with its impressive period décor, especially
the gracious dining room.

Bridal Showers

Bridal showers allow family and close friends to share a special event leading up to the wedding. Haywood Hall offers indoor and outdoor venues to make a bridal shower memorable. The historic house provides a warm and elegant backdrop for guests to enjoy. The gardens offer a marvelous seasonal venue for a bridal shower gathering with multiple spots for seating,
refreshments and gifts.