The Intimate and Elegant Burr Homestead . . .
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Immerse your guests in history at the renowned Burr Mansion, located in the heart of Fairfield’s graceful Old Post Road historic district. Burr Mansion’s 15 rooms easily accommodate both large and small gatherings, and offer:
~ Large rooms with high ceilings and classically elegant details
~ Access to more than 4 acres of beautiful gardens and reflecting pools
~ Full kitchen facilities
As you enter the gates of this historic landmark you will be transported to a place of timeless elegance. One of the most beautiful venues in Fairfield, Burr Mansion provides the perfect backdrop for your seated dinner, corporate meeting or grand wedding reception. Conveniently located near downtown Fairfield, it is easily accessible for out-of-town guests.
Be a Part of Burr Mansion’s Grand History
Built around 1790 by Thaddeus Burr, the house was one of the cultural and social centers of Fairfield. During the American Revolution, Burr Mansion hosted George Washington, John Hancock, Samuel Adams, John Adams and Aaron Burr. John Hancock and his wife Dorothy Quincy were married there in a graceful ceremony.
Burr mansion can accommodate up to 125 people for a standing party or buffet, and 95 for a seated dinner. For larger events, tents can be erected on the grounds directly behind the home. Please contact us to discuss the specific needs of your event.
Please Contact Us for More Information
Burr Mansion is located at 739 Old Post Road in Fairfield, CT. For information about the Burr Homestead, please contact our Burr Mansion Coordinator, Patsy Rush at 203-522-4629. Patsy will help you create an occasion that you and your guests will always remember.
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