NOW OFFERING 20% off all remaining Spring 2024 dates! The gardens of Historic Tuckahoe offer an unforgettable outdoor venue in Richmond, VA. This charming property offers guests a number of beautiful garden spaces and manicured lawns to host your once-in-a-lifetime event. Famously known as the childhood home of Thomas Jefferson, the 18th-century house and outbuildings provide a fascinating backdrop for outdoor celebrations. The venue at Historic Tuckahoe is the ideal setting for your long-awaited celebration. In addition to both large and small wedding ceremonies, receptions, and elopements, the site can also be used for showers, engagement parties, and rehearsal dinners. A pet-friendly venue, Tuckahoe offers many spaces, including a ceremony site and several reception areas, one of which offers a colonial-style hardscaped patio, and additional al fresco options. Both sides of the wedding party have access to "get-ready rooms," one in the Historic Main House, the other in the renovated Old Stable. Also included a chauffeured golf cart shuttle for limited mobility guests, grounds lighting, power and water, directional signs, lanterns, and restroom facilities for up to 100 guests. Tents can be erected for outdoor receptions and ceremonies as a safeguard in the case of inclement weather and a 60 x 100 foot tent will be included with the venue rental. Up to 600 guests can attend events held in the various outdoor sites. Up to 45 guests can be accommodated in the Great Hall of the Historic Mansion for more intimate ceremonies and receptions. There is plenty of parking at the facility for guests and vendors. The staff at Tuckahoe provides a wealth of knowledge and ideas for couples planning their weddings, understanding that each pair is unique in their needs and desires. During your stay, you will have exclusive access to the grounds, and the use of a number of event items including a wedding arch, shepherd's hook lanterns, grounds lighting, and more.