weddings-beach-weddings-house-of-refuge-hutchinson-island-floridaThe House of Refuge Museum is an unique outdoor venue for seaside weddings and receptions.

Our spacious patio overlooking the picturesque coastline of the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon on Hutchinson Island can be tented or left open-air. The space can accommodate two tents, sized approximately 20 x 40 and 30 x 50. Space is adequate for 85 seated guests (for a sit down, plated dinner) or 125 standing guests (for a cocktail reception.)

Also available is a separate building known as The Quarters. Maximum capacity of this air-conditioned venue is 27 people. Oftentimes this room is used by the bridal party to prepare for the wedding. It has also been used by florists and caterers. Bathroom and small kitchen area are also included in this intimate setting overlooking both the ocean and the river.

We can supply you with a list of preferred caterers, photographers and party rental vendors who are familiar with the specific requirements of the House of Refuge.

Rental times are available from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. (following museum hours).

To learn more about how you can rent the House of Refuge Museum for your special event, please call Lynn at: 860-639-8909 or 772-225-1875 or email