Burgh Historical Park


Burgh Historical Park Weddings/Rentals
Come see how your next event can be “Better at the Burgh.” Available for outdoor and indoor events, the Burgh Historical Park offers a unique venue for your wedding, graduation party, family reunion, Bar or Bat Mitzvah or retirement party. The renovated turn-of-the-century buildings nestled within the beautiful manicured lawn and abundant flower gardens offer privacy and a retreat from the bustle of the city.

The picturesque Gazebo is the perfect site for weddings and other important social occasions. There is adequate room for a tent for an outdoor reception as well as a parking lot and additional lawn parking. If you desire an indoor reception, room for up to 50 people may be reserved within the 1854/56 Methodist Church or 1938 Church Annex. Complete details concerning all the options available can be found in the Burgh Historical Park Rental Packet (pdf). Rental opportunities at the Burgh Historical Park includes:

  • Gazebo Rentals include a 2-hour site rental along with white chairs set up and removed by staff and access to the air-conditioned 1854 Church Annex (along with indoor restroom) for use as a staging area for the wedding party.
  • Courtyard Rentals include a 2-hour site rental along with white chairs set up and removed by staff, access to the air-conditioned 1854 Church Annex or the Art Center Building (along with indoor restroom) to be used as a staging area for the wedding party. 
  • Reception Rentals include the Gazebo Rental amenities as well as an additional 2 hours, ten 5-foot diameter tables and six 6-foot banquet tables.
  • Tented Reception Area Rentals  large open grassy area available to hold tents for receptions or any other celebrations. No equipment is provided. 

All potential rentals must submit a non-refundable Security Deposit to hold the date, along with their completed Site Rental Application. All reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis following Security Deposit and Application approval (usually 3 business days following application submission). Full rental fee must be paid 90 days prior to the scheduled date (failure to pay on time will result in the loss of your rental date and your Security Deposit). Please call (248) 796-4644 for more information.

QuickTime Virtual Reality (VR)
Facility rental opportunities can now be easily viewed in QuickTime Virtual Reality (VR). Using QuickTime VR, you can view a site as if you were standing there. It's easy to use, just move your mouse over the pictures to click and drag around the QuickTime VR movie and you will get a 360 degree view of the facility.