Venue Details

Thank you for your interest in Saint James Place. This historic building was constructed in 1857 and recently completely restored and updated. A former Episcopal Church, it is distinguished by its Gothic Revival architecture and locally quarried blue dolomite limestone. Now an arts and cultural center, Saint James Place offers the perfect venue for your special event. This packet contains information about our facility and partners that we hope will be helpful to you in planning your event.

Seating for 271 (includes 50 in balcony) 14 handicapped seats available.

Great Hall
Capacity for reception – 100 seated – 188 standing- 134 theater style

East Room
Capacity for reception- 75 seated – 110 standing

Men’s and Women’s restrooms are on main floor and handicapped accessible. Gender neutral bathroom can be made available upon request.

A caterer’s kitchen off the Great Hall is available to serve food.
Equipment includes: gas stove with double ovens, triple sink, refrigerator, ice maker.

Parking Areas
There are approximately 30 visitor parking spaces available at Saint James Place. On weekends we have access to another 90 parking spaces. Please speak to a Saint James Place staff member.

Tent Area
Our back garden can accommodate a tent of up to 40’X 80’ (a Great Barrington town permit is needed to put up a tent with a minimal fee that will be obtained by Mahaiwe Tent).

Download our complete Wedding Packet HERE.
Download our 4 Seasons of Weddings Packet HERE

Call Laura Gratz at (413) 528-1996; text (413) 429-1141; email: for questions and to set up a tour.