Whether you choose to hold your ceremony surrounded by beautiful Gothic architecture or a recent art exhibit, Oglethorpe offers multiple picturesque locations to help make your special day even more precious and memorable.
Spend your entire wedding day with us. Available space includes dressing rooms, ceremony venues, reception areas, and plenty of parking for your guests.
The Quad (360 Tour)
Celebrate your special day with the gorgeous backdrop of Oglethorpe’s historic grey granite buildings. Our campus grounds will give you a beautiful natural wedding without leaving the city of Atlanta.
Philip Weltner Atrium (360 Tour)
Marry your partner in front of the grand windows of the Library Atrium. Guests will be stunned by the beautiful granite visible inside the atrium. Make a grand entrance walking up the atrium stairs and down the aisle.
Turner Lynch Campus Center (360 Tour)
For a rustic reception or a ceremony under the vaulted beams, look no further than the Dining Hall of the Turner Lynch Campus Center. The modern design combined with the classic Oglethorpe aesthetic offers a unique venue for your celebration.
Great Hall of Hearst (360 Tour)
Gather your friends and loved ones in this intimate hall to say your vows and toast to your future. The intricate woodwork and grand staircase will captivate your guests and create a moment in time for you and your partner to say “I do.”
Oglethorpe University Museum of Art (360 Tour)
Surrounded by fine art, enjoy a reception in either the Skylight or Rubin Gallery. Located on the top floor of the Philip Weltner Library, this venue pairs well with the Library Atrium and the Academic Quad for the ultimate Oglethorpe wedding experience.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Does Oglethorpe provide furniture or other event needs?
We provide the space and parking for your big day. Your planner then works with Atlanta’s finest vendors to customize every detail of your wedding. We do not have any table, chair, or linen inventory available.
Does Oglethorpe require a wedding planner?
To provide the best possible experience, we require all weddings to have a wedding planner that is not a member of the wedding party.
|Wedding Rental1||Ceremony Fee2||Reception||Ceremony||Availability|
|Philip Weltner Library Atrium||$1,000||$750||80-100||100-130||Fri.-Sat. After 5PM|
|The Quad||$2,500||$1,875||1000||1000||Fri.-Sun. All Day|
|Oglethorpe U. Museum of Art||$1,350*||$1,015||60||100||Fri.-Sun. After 5PM3|
|Turner Lynch Campus Center||$4,250||$3,190||100-175||100-250||Summer|
|Great Hall of Hearst||$800||$600||50||65||Fri.-Sun. All Day|
1Maximum 8 hours | 2 Applied when same venue is used for Ceremony and Reception | *Cost for each gallery | 3 Availability dependent on exhibit.
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