Middleton Place is open daily 9:00 am- 5:00 pm. Holiday Hours: Open Christmas Eve from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Closed Christmas Day. The Restaurant will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
A National Historic Landmark, Middleton Place is an enduring, essential part of the American experience, and an unforgettable setting for one-of-a-kind weddings. Its sweeping views of the Ashley River, iconic House Museum, moss-draped, centuries-old oak trees, meticulously manicured gardens bursting with color and sculpted terraces, an array of unique indoor and outdoor spaces for both the ceremony and reception, plus a 55-room Inn make Middleton Place one of Charleston’s most treasured wedding venues. Whether you’re planning an intimate ceremony with friends and family, or a grand wedding weekend, we’ll help you craft memories that last a lifetime.Inquire Now
At the Parterre’s end, sculpted terraces lead down to the Butterfly Lakes, which look like butterfly wings which extend to the Ashley River beyond.
Two separate gardens. The smaller garden is ringed by formal landscaped hedges. The larger, with four marble statues representing the four seasons, is an equally intimate alfresco room decorated with green foliage.
Believed to be more than 900 years old, the Middleton Oak is nestled along the banks of the Ashley River and overlooks aflooded rice field, river and marsh. The adjacent Sundial and Rose Garden completes the romantic setting.
With the Ashley River and flooded rice field as backdrop, this garden boasts pansies and camellias in winter and vibrant azaleas and mixed annuals in spring and summer. Manicured Boxwoods adorn the pathways and live oaks dripping with Spanish moss are visible from every vantage point.
Overlooks the Mill Pond and the spectacular azalea hillside. Live oak trees draped with Spanish moss provide shade.
Heritage breed animal lovers and craft enthusiasts will revel in the natural beauty of the Stableyards. Artisans practice centuries-old crafts in the company of heritage breeds.
Treat your guests to sweeping views of the Ashley River, perfect for an intimate ceremony.
With views of Eliza’s House, the Greensward and The House Museum, The Pavilion is versatile enough for cocktail receptions or formal dinners and can be expanded with tents.
A warm and welcoming space for more intimate gatherings. The adjoining courtyard is perfect for cocktails.
Surrounded by woodland and pond views, the Lake House boasts two decks and an outdoor patio.
Overlooking the Ashley River, the Inn's courtyard can host a number of special events for your wedding weekend surrounded by award-winning architecture.
All venue dimensions are approximate
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