For the most wonderful day...
Your big day will be one you will talk about for ages to come. One that will serve as the foundation of your love story. With sprawling fields, historic buildings and our rustic barn, Steppingstone gives you a canvas to plan your unique wedding and an exceptional environment for stunning wedding photos.
We have a variety of options to make your day unforgettable. We provide the scenic venue and give you the freedom to design your dream wedding. Perfect for the DIYer, this venue is ready for your personal touches. From ceremony to cocktail hour to reception, the site provides the space to flow through the property or arrange in one location. Choose from a one day to three-day rental to provide the time to take care of the small details and relax.
Can Steppingstone help me plan my wedding day?
Although we cannot plan your special day, we can provide tips and a list of approved vendors and event planners ready to help!
How many guests can attend my wedding?
We can accommodate weddings from 3 people to 2500 people depending on your preferred spaces.
Are we able to book outside vendors like florists, DJs, and photographers?
YES! We only ask that you choose one of our approved caterers. This is to help ensure your day goes off without a hitch.
What amenities and services are included?
Steppingstone provides a limited number of tables (round and banquet) and chairs for your event. We have at least two staff members on site during your event to ensue privacy, safety and provide transportation for your guests with mobility challenges.
You and your guest will have full access to important amenities of our facility, such as parking, restrooms, handicap accessibility.
Are animals allowed?
YES! We have hosted several weddings with delivery birds, horses, donkeys and dogs. If you are planning on including an animal in your event, please discuss the logistics with our site coordinator.
How do I place a hold on a wedding date?
We rent events on a first-come, first-serve basis and require a tour before placing a hold on our calendar. Holds remain active for 4 weeks and are free.
Can my guests enjoy the museum during our reception?
Part of the charm of having your wedding at Steppingstone is the fact that you and your guests can enjoy the splendor of the buildings and the accessible exhibits like our outdoor artifacts during the reception.
Indoor exhibits can be enjoyed April - October 11am to 3 pm.
Where will my guests park?
Guest parking is in the main lot located at the end of the driveway. In special circumstances the museum team will work with you if there is a need for select guests to park closer due to handicaps.
Are there places to stay nearby?
Yes, we are situated right off the I95 corridor. There are several hotels, motels, inns and campgrounds within a short drive of our location.