Events as Unique as You AreHistoric Spanish Point is a quintessentially unique setting for weddings, celebrations and corporate events. Within our 30-acre outdoor museum, you and your guests will enjoy your special occasion surrounded by lush Florida foliage, breathtaking bayfront views, and over 5,000 years of history.
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Our Unique Venue Spaces
Historic Spanish Point has been bringing people together since 1894. No matter the size of your special event, we have spaces throughout the Historic Spanish Point property to accommodate your needs and desires. Discover the breathtaking venues available:
Our romantic pioneer-era chapel features 7 stained glass windows, high ceilings, and a church bell to ring in your next chapter.
Holds 30 (or up to 50 with additional chairs)
White Cottage Lawn & Sunken Garden
Our most popular wedding venue features the White Cottage, Sunken Garden, and romantic Pergola of Mrs. Potter Palmer. This spacious garden is ideal for sunset nuptials on the bayfront.
Holds 150 for seated dinner
Featuring two rows of Queen Palms and a classic portal erected by Mrs. Potter Palmer in 1912, this is the perfect way to frame your happily-ever-after.
Guptill House Lawn & Porch
Magic Boat Tour
Be transported in classic Florida style! Enjoy a relaxing mini-cruise on Little Sarasota Bay.
Maximum of 6 passengers
A rustic space nestled in the mangroves with a dock that extends into Little Sarasota Bay. The perfect spot for intimate “old Florida” ceremonies and receptions.
Contact Us About Additional Venue Options
We have additional venues throughout our 30-acre site, including space to accommodate guest lists over 150. We encourage you to schedule a tour and see how we can make your wedding day dreams a reality.
Heather Donahue — Event and Site Rental Manager
(941) 966-5214 ext. 2950 | firstname.lastname@example.org