Main Street Abbey is a beautiful wedding venue located in Columbia, IL. The abbey, constructed in 1866, has been a staple on Historic Main Street for more than 130 years. After careful reconstruction, it now operates as a premier event space that merges nostalgic history and modern innovation. Located just minutes from downtown St. Louis, this unique venue will wow your guests from the moment they step foot through the doors. With striking arched ceilings and original stained glass windows, it is a space designed for an occasion as momentous as your wedding day. You can host both your ceremony and reception in this light-drenched space. Its white walls and hardwood floor make it versatile yet chic, easily customizable to suit any event design. An attached terrace provides a beautiful outdoor site for a cocktail hour or a quiet moment during the event. A getting-ready suite is also available for the wedding party's use that features vanities, mirrors, a full bathroom, and a kitchen. This stunning venue can accommodate up to 220 guests for an unforgettable celebration. The Main Street Abbey team aims to provide everything you need to host the wedding of your dreams. After an initial consultation, one of their dedicated event managers will work with you to develop a bespoke design tailored to your specifications. They'll point you in the direction of the best local vendors and assist with any queries or concerns you may have regarding the planning of your celebration. On the day of your wedding, you are invited to customize the uplighting, bring in florals and other decor items, and use the sound system throughout your celebration.