Memorial House Wedding Info & Cost

April 3, 2023

Memorial House is located in Memory Grove Park in Salt Lake City, Utah. It’s a historical and picturesque spot for your wedding. We’ve compiled essential Memorial House wedding info and costs below.

Memorial House Wedding Info

Conveniently located near downtown, Memorial House has hosted weddings since the 1920s. These classically elegant affairs pair historic architecture with lush natural surroundings for a dreamy wedding.

Each season brings a special way to celebrate at Memorial House. Whether walking through the tulips or chatting fireside in the main hall, guests can always expect a beautiful setting.

Memorial House hosts weddings year round, utilizing both the building and surrounding park. They say that versatility is their strong suit.

Wedding Ceremony Sites

Memorial House wedding and reception site options include the Main Hall, Garden Room, and Patio.

Additionally, ceremonies may take place almost anywhere in Memory Grove Park, with the South Lawn and Meditation Chapel serving as the most popular.

The Main Hall is always reserved as a weather backup for summer outdoor ceremonies.


    • Memorial House can accommodate 300 guests
    • Memorial House’s Main Hall can seat up to 150 guests
    • Memorial House’s South Lawn can hold up to 130 people
    • For other outdoor locations throughout the park, the capacity is 200+


Memorial House is located just east of both the Capitol and Temple Square, a 20-minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport.

Weddings per Day

Memorial House host up to two weddings per day, with potentially one in the morning and one in the evening.

Time and Noise Restrictions

Events must end by 10 p.m. You’ll have until 11 p.m. to clean up decorations and be off of the property. Guests can also purchase an extra hour for $300.


This venue is wheelchair accessible.

There’s parking on the street within Memory Grove Park for up to 140 guests.

Pet Policy

Memory Grove Park Memorial House welcomes couples to walk down the aisle with their furry best friend.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors can stroll the groomed lawns and tour the historic buildings within Memory Grove Park. The downtown Salt Lake City location boasts an abundance of restaurants, shopping, and sightseeing opportunities.

Memorial House Wedding Cost

Memorial House is one of the few venues in Salt Lake City that offers its venue in both daytime and evening times. Pricing depends on several factors, including time of year, and rental fees are between $2,050 and $4,100.

Wedding Catering and Lodging 

Catering Options

Catering is not offered through Memorial House, but they do have a preferred list of vendors. If the couple does not choose from that list, Memorial House may be able to accommodate them for an additional fee of $900.

Bar services must be arranged through a preferred vendor. Please note that cash bars are not allowed and alcohol must stay within the Memorial House premises.

Wedding cakes can be ordered from any bakery.

Lodging (On-site or Nearby)

Memorial House is located in downtown Salt Lake City with ample lodging options nearby. The Little America Hotel or the Grand America Hotel, each 10 minutes away, are often recommended.

Unique Features

Memorial House is managed and operated by Preservation Utah, a nonprofit organization committed to preserving Utah’s many noteworthy historic buildings.

Booking Bonuses

Preservation Utah offers historic pub crawls and guided history tours. Contact them to discuss options for entertaining wedding groups of all sizes.

In-house Wedding Planner and Day-of Coordinator

Memory Grove Park Memorial House does not provide day-of wedding coordination.

Couples are encouraged to hire a wedding planner to help with advanced planning and coordinate with additional outside vendors.

Memorial House Contact Info

Please reach out to Memory Grove Park Memorial House with any additional questions or to book your wedding!

Wedding Contact

Please contact Lindsi Holmstead at 801-521-7969 or

Physical Address

Memorial House
375 North Canyon Rd.
Salt Lake City, UT 84103

Memorial House Website

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*Updated on 06/07/22 to reflect 2023 wedding information


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