As one of the most popular and photographed locations in Atlanta, Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a unique wedding venue. Located in Atlanta’s Druid Hills neighborhood, the magnificent 27,000 square ft. Tudor Revival style mansion is situated on a 12.5-acre estate of beautifully landscaped gardens and wooded grounds and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Completed in 1920, Callanwolde was the home of Charles Howard Candler, eldest son of The Coca-Cola Company founder Asa Candler. The Callanwolde mansion has been featured in books, television, and motion pictures and has hosted thousands of weddings, galas and private events over the years. Callanwolde’s professional team looks forward to working with you to create the special event or wedding of your dreams.
Mansion (Great Hall, Grand Staircase, Indoor Courtyard)
Callanwolde’s Tudor Revival mansion is lush with walnut paneling, stained- glass windows, grand staircase and fully enclosed courtyard. Draping and lighting in the Courtyard and Winter Living room is provided by Geri Sims. Please inquire to receive information on the various Ceremony and Reception locations and their capacities.
Gardens and Grounds
Callanwolde’s 12.5 acres of lush gardens and wooded grounds are tiered with stone walls and gravel pathways, and include a circular council ring, a hydrangea memorial garden, a wooden arbor, completely restored formal gardens, and a terraced lawn area. Some outdoor settings may be used for ceremonies and social gatherings. Lighting provided by Geri Sims.
Callanwolde’s magnificent historic Aeolian Organ may be rented for use during special events. The rental fee goes directly to the organ restoration and maintenance fund and does not include the organist fee. The Aeolian organ has been fully-restored and is monitored regularly by a professional company. Access to the organ is $150. An organist must be arranged through Callanwolde event staff.
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Renters book their own vendors. Each vendor is required to be licensed and insured. Callanwolde Fine Arts Center encourages utilization of our preferred vendors for your upcoming event. Superior in their field, these industry experts have been hand-selected to complement and enhance your occasion!
Private event renters can bring in their own alcohol and are required to use licensed and insured bartenders. Callanwolde also offers specialized bar packages. Please inquire for more information.
For more information on rental rates, availability, and tours of the mansion and grounds, please contact Anna Warner, Assistant General Manager, at email@example.com or call 404-872-5338.