The Elms Mansion & Gardens is a beautiful historic landmark built in 1869.  Our special events venue has been hosting events for almost 50 years and is locally owned by the 3rd generation of the Elms family.

Located along the oldest operating street car line on an half of acre of land in the charming Garden District of New Orleans.

  • 20 minute Ceremony

Officiant who will perform and fill out necessary Louisiana paperwork and perform a custom spiritual, interfaith or civil ceremony

  • Ceremony Coordination

  • Ceremony Musician (You may choose violin or classical guitar):  


  • Your choice of the following Bridal Bouquet and Groom’s boutonniere (custom colors)

Simple mixed bouquet of white hydrangea, roses and spray roses or all roses bouquet.

You may choose any color of regular roses.


  • 2 hours of professional photography coverage

(includes the copyrights to all of your images)

  • 2 Tier basic wedding cake

-Cake Flavors (almond, yellow or chocolate)

-Vanilla, Almond, Chocolate or Strawberry Buttercream

-Cake stand

-3 hour DJ/Jazz band service for reception


-2 night stay at the historic Hotel Monteleone

  • Three Hour Reception including Ceremony

  • Hosted Open Bar

  • Exclusive use of the Mansion and the Gardens during your event

  • Tables, Chairs, Basic Linens, Glassware, Flatware & Station Setup

  • Wait Staff in formal attire

  • Bridal Dressing Suite (Bride only)

  • Champagne Flutes and a Cake Knife to Accent Your Cake Table

  • Champagne for Bridal Party Photos

  • Wedding Goody Bag and Champagne for the couple's departure 


  • Hand Passed Hors d’ oeuvres (choose 4)

Oysters Rockefeller

Artichoke Roma

Crawfish Madeira in Pastry Pirogue

Chicken Clemenceaux


Pecan Fromage

Roasted Eggplant and Feta Pie

Broccoli and Mushrooms in Pastry

Cheese Crisps with Chile Lime Sauce

Alligator and Andouille Sausage


  • Miniature Muffalettas and Petite Sandwiches 


  • Pasta Station

Creole Crawfish and Corn, Tossed in Penne Pasta

Accompanied by Garlic Crostini’s


  •  The Chef’s Table

A Bountiful Display of Imported and Domestic Cheeses Garnished with Whole and Sliced Fresh Fruit / Vegetable Crudité and a Variety of Dips / Baked Havarti Wrapped in Pastry Dough and Topped with Praline Sauce and Almonds / Hummus with Pita Bread Triangles  / Assortment of Specialty Breads, Crackers and Spreads


  • Hosted House Brands Bar

Three Hours of Unlimited Bar, Bartender Included

Packages begin at $10,500 inclusive for 50 guests

Additional guests may be added at an additional per person charge

Food and beverage upgrades are also avaialable upon request.