Located in Groton, CT, The Branford House is an elegant mansion wedding venue. This regal house was built in the nineteenth century in the style of the famous Newport mansions. It sits on the Connecticut shoreline and offers a sophisticated setting for milestone celebrations. Branford House has both indoor and outdoor event spaces where you can host your wedding celebrations. A picturesque cocktail hour and reception meal can be held on the stone patio and adjacent grass, perfect for those who have envisioned a waterfront mansion wedding. A tent can also be set up on the grass, offering shelter from the weather while still allowing you to enjoy the stunning waterfront views. For an indoor gathering, you can choose between the Grand Ballroom and East and West Wing rooms. These spaces can comfortably accommodate up to 200 people and are ideal for a formal seated meal or buffet. The Grand Ballroom features a two-story marble fireplace and rococo ceilings, creating an unforgettable setting for receptions. The mansion's stately entryway and grand oak staircase offer memorable backgrounds for wedding photography. The lower level of the house is home to a catering kitchen for your vendors to use. Outside vendors are welcome at the Branford House, allowing you to choose the flowers, caterer, and music that best fit your vision for the day. Tables and chairs are provided for celebrations with up to 200 guests, while the piano is free to be used by a professional pianist.