The Burr Homestead | Burr Mansion

Consider the Burr Homestead for your next event

The Burr Homestead

Whether for a summer garden wedding or a unique celebration, immerse your guests at the historically renowned Burr Homestead. Located in the heart of Fairfield Connecticut’s Town Green historic district at 739 Old Post Road, the Burr Mansion easily accommodates large and small gatherings and offers a variety of options for your corporate event, party, or wedding reception with:

  • Italianate high ceiling rooms and classically elegant details
  • Four acres of beautiful gardens and reflecting pools
  • Full kitchen facilities Our veranda, gardens, and flexible indoor space provide a backdrop filled with grace and history.

One of the few venues in Fairfield County with space for tented garden celebrations and flexible catering options, it is the perfect backdrop for a seated dinner, corporate meeting, birthday celebration or wedding reception.

 

The History of the Burr Rebuilt in1791 by Thaddeus and Eunice Burr following the Revolutionary War’s burning of Fairfield, the house was one of the town’s cultural and social centers.  In the years leading up to the American Revolution, the Burr Mansion hosted George Washington, John Hancock, Samuel Adams, John Adams and Aaron Burr. The Burrs held this property from the 1600s until the mid-1800s.

Did you know…? John Hancock and Dorothy Quincy were married there in a graceful ceremony in 1775.

For more Information:  For information about the Burr Homestead, please contact Georgiana Platt at 203-829-2238. Download the Burr Facilities Rental Agreement