The Filson Historical Society is a unique venue that blends the historic with the modern and provides a stunning background for any event. Several areas of the campus are available to be rented for dinners, retreats, meetings, receptions, parties, or weddings. The venues have access to free parking and wifi, as well as small catering areas. All The Filson's facilities are handicap accessible. Are you interested in renting one of The Filson's event spaces? If so, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page or call our Membership and Rental Assistant, Kate Wanke, at 502-635-5083, ext. 236.
Spaces Available to Rent
The Dan and Frances Street Hall: Capacity: 200 seated theater style, 120 banquet style, 180 cocktail reception style
Caperton Hall: Capacity: 210 seated theater style, 128 banquet style, 190 cocktail reception style
The Owsley Brown II History Center Event Wing: This includes Caperton Hall and Street Hall and the atrium staircase connecting the two.
Ferguson Mansion First Floor: Capacity: 50 seated theater style, 48 banquet style, 100 cocktail reception style
Carriage House First Floor: This includes access to the Carriage House Exhibit Gallery.
Capacity: 125 cocktail reception style
Rental Inquiry Form
If you need assistance, please call Kate Wanke at (502) 635-5083, ext. 236. Thank you!