Wedding & Special Events

Wedding Venues in Wilmington, Delaware

Impeccable service and a setting of Gilded Age grace and sophistication provide a refined backdrop for wedding celebrations that only the Hotel du Pont can stage. Since 1913, generations of Wilmington and Philadelphia residents have been hosting unforgettable celebrations at the downtown area’s most prestigious address.

The exclusive DuPont Wedding Collection presents three spectacular settings for your gathering, from the function rooms at the hotel to the picturesque grounds of the DuPont Country Club and the Brantwyn Estate.

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With the Du Pont Wedding Collection, each detail of your special day will be professionally managed. Allow world-class wedding designers and chefs to help you create an entirely customized wedding celebration. Design gourmet menus for any of your events – from the engagement party and bridal shower to the rehearsal dinner and wedding reception. Reserve blocks of discounted rooms for your guests, and let us arrange a golf outing or spa day for the bridal party. From the décor to the floral arrangements to the entertainment, the Hotel du Pont wedding team will ensure that every moment is perfect.

Gold Ballroom
Located at the Hotel du Pont, this French Neoclassic venue features gilded rosettes, glittering chandeliers and bas-reliefs of famous women, including Helen of Troy and Cleopatra. It's a dramatic setting for weddings and special events of up to 500 guests.

du Barry Room
The Hotel du Pont’s most popular space and one of the most romantic function spaces in Delaware, this Federal-style room is appointed with white pillars, parquet floors, elegant sconces and a magnificent crystal chandelier imported from Yugoslavia.

DuPont Country Club
Tucked among three scenic golf courses in the heart of the Brandywine Valley, this lavish facility features two spacious ballrooms, eight banquet rooms and a lovely outdoor terrace. The Crystal Ballroom is an ideal setting for receptions up to 300 people with beautiful parquet floors and a 20-foot ceiling. The Christiana/Black Gates Suite is perfect for smaller receptions of 75-120 people.

Brantwyn Estate
Located on the grounds of the DuPont Country Club, this former DuPont family residence is a gem of Georgian elegance surrounded by the wooded landscape of the Brandywine Valley. While the Estate’s cultured country manor ambiance offers a splendid backdrop for wedding receptions any time of year, there are also formal gardens for outdoor gatherings. Brantwyn can accommodate up to 160 people for dining and up to 200 people for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

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  • ROOMS Total SQ FT Room size Ceiling HT Classroom Theatre Banquet Reception Conference U-Shape H-Square
    Ballroom 500 250 400 48'6" x 88'4" 27'3" 4295
    Ballroom Foyer 75 100 48'4\ 14' 1635
    Du Barry Room 225 140 180 48' x 53 14' 2540
    New Castle 40 24 40 14'3" x 37' 10' 527
    Kent 10 12 21' x 11'5" 10' 240
    Georgetown 40 24 40 17' x 34'9" 10' 591
    Sussex 25 16 32 22'6" x 22'9" 10' 512
    Yorklyn 8 8 11'6" x 14'6" 10' 168
    Dover 20 18 10 15'2" x 17'10" 10' 270
    Winterthur 10 10 15'2" x 17'10" 10' 270
    Green Room 140
    • Two historic ballrooms – the Gold Ballroom and the du Barry Room
    • Additional wedding space at the DuPont Country Club and Brantwyn Estate
    • Customized wedding packages available
    • No sales tax on food and beverage
    • Onsite audiovisual services
    • Experienced Wedding Professionals
    • Planning assistance for group activities and wedding party outings
    • Group rates for wedding guests staying at the hotel
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    Hotel du Pont
    DuPont Country Club