The Tower: A Longwood Venue is a meeting and event destination located in Boston, Massachusetts. This unique group has multiple locations, and The Tower: A Longwood Venue is situated in Boston’s South End. The stately building that houses these event areas was established in 1887. Upon entering, visitors will be greeted with elegant and refined furnishings, setting the tone for a sophisticated event.
Facilities and Capacity
This venue has a selection of rooms that couples can use for their wedding occasion. These spaces include the parlor, the gallery, the reading room, and the library. The parlor is a well-appointed section of The Tower that is adorned with stone and wooden accents. There is also a fireplace present in the space that acts as an ideal gathering location. This room is able to accommodate up to 150 guests, depending on the desired layout. The gallery is illuminated by hanging chandeliers that bring a vintage aesthetic to the room. Similarly to the parlor, this area may suit 150 individuals based on the setup. The reading room is located on the third floor and acts as a venue all its own or can be combined with other rental spaces. It fits up to 35 people at one time. The library is full of original bookcases and is the largest of all the spaces. It offers enough room for 175 guests, depending on the event type, and is brimming with decorative details.
Couples who book events here will be able to make use of the in-house culinary services and other unique accommodations. Menu selections are based on seasons, type of function, and cultural influence. Between the nine options available, soon-to-be-weds are sure to find a curated dish collection that suits them. This venue’s chefs are able to accommodate gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan requirements. Their menus are conveniently divided into sections based on diets, including vegetarian, pescatarian, and more. Desserts can be included in event cuisine, as can tea and coffee stations. To round off an event, the bar has its own selections. These range from beers to spirits as well as wines and non-alcoholic beverages. Should couples be interested in hosting a celebration at The Tower: A Longwood Venue, they can reach out to the venue directly.
Frequently Asked Questions about Venue
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Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables
Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s), Wedding Cake
What is the starting price per person for bar service?
Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
Describe your venue
Ballroom, Historic Building, Museum
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Scenic Views
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
What event services do you offer?
Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Liability Insurance, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi
What catering services do you offer?
Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
What event items are available?
Chairs, Dance Floor, Tables
What food and beverage items are available?
Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
What transportation and access is available?