Maine’s 45th Governor, John Freemont Hill, commissioned a renowned architect to design a mansion. Completed in 1902, it was the Hill family home until they donated it to the Catholic church. Today, Geoff Houghton owns the Governor Hill Mansion and the Liberal Cup in Hallowell, the venue’s exclusive caterer. Elaine and Tim Sounier run the venue, and have years of experience and a passion for preparing picture-perfect celebrations. Feast on delicious appetizers, a delectable buffet, or gourmet meals served directly to you. With multiple rooms, each gives off an elegant feel fit for a dignitary. You and your guests will adore the historic elegance and mouthwatering meals at this fancy wedding venue in Augusta. 

Address: 136 State St, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: 207-629-4052

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Say yes to 224 acres of land with a long history of agricultural use when you select Viles Arboretum for your big day. In the early 1800s, this one-of-a-kind area was owned by several neighboring farms. Discover a gorgeous selection of ponds, canals, and other earthen structures where you can tie the knot. You can also see the historic Hospital Farm from the unique property. Viles Arboretum is a free and easily accessible botanical garden open from dawn to dusk, seven days a week. The charming outdoor area includes six miles of trails, dozens of unique plant collections, and a sculpture exhibit — all marked and signed. Ask about guest capacity, rental inclusions, and amenities at this wedding venue in Augusta. 

Address: 153 Hospital St, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: 207-626-7989

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With over 50 years of combined wedding experience, this ballroom Augusta wedding venue staff looks forward to assisting you with planning the reception of your dreams. Senator Inn & Spa has a ballroom that can accommodate gatherings from a small intimate affair to a large reception of 150 guests. You can build your dream wedding a la carte menu, or create a package. When you host your wedding at Senator Inn & Spa, you will receive complimentary overnight reservations for the newlyweds (with 100+ guests at your reception). Take advantage of a courtesy room block of 10 or more rooms for your friends and family, professional on-site wedding specialist, placement of your favors, bar service and dance floor set up, and more.

Address: 284 Western Ave, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: 207-622-5804

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Kiss to forever on the lush golf course and then use the full-service restaurant and pub to accommodate large and small groups. Western View Golf and Pub offers pleasant entertainment and other amenities, so you have a memorable celebration. This wedding venue in Augusta has a long, storied history in Maine’s public golf community. Maintaining the tradition of being an affordable, welcoming golf course for everyone, you are sure to have a beautiful setting that is big on fun. If your guests stay until Sunday, Western View Golf and Pub hosts scramble competitions, trivia nights, and cribbage competitions. Friends can also enjoy darts and cornhole here at Western View Golf and Pub. 

Address: 130 Bolton Hill Rd, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: 207-600-1179

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On the evening of September 21, 1922, a group of 24 Franco-Americans met in the basement of Morin’s Shoe Store on Water Street in Augusta. The result of that informal meeting has become one of the foremost of Augusta’s civic organizations. At the first gathering, they decided the clubs’ formal purpos to promote the French language and intellectual development, using music, literature, education, and anything else the club deems beneficial… Host your wedding at Le Club Calumet and utilize the 7200 square foot main hall, a 1008 square foot conference room, and a full-service catering staff. Not only will you enjoy a beautiful wedding and delicious food and drink, but you will become part of Augusta’s history.  

Address: 334 W River Rd, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: 207-623-8211

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The historical Elks Lodge was instituted on May 3, 1905, and has been a beautiful location for weddings ever since. The Elks Lodge brings more to the communities than just a building, pool, or golf course. It was where neighbors came together, families shared meals, and children grew up. Become part of history when you tie the knot at this indoor/outdoor wedding venue. Enjoy delicious catering that is sure to wow your guests, including a yummy breakfast banquet buffet, mouthwatering luncheons, and delectable dinners. Your guests will rave about the gourmet hors d’oeuvers, soups, chowders, and homemade desserts for years to come. Request full-service planning and the dedicated team can take care of every detail.

Address: 397 Civic Center Dr, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: 207-623-3367

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Create a memorable celebration by getting married in a popular bed and breakfast. Open year-round, Maple Hill Farm Inn and Conference Center is known for lovely ceremonies, receptions, and private parties for two people to 200+. Custom food and beverage services include hors d’oeuvres, buffets, or sit-down meals ranging from traditional New England farm fare to gourmet cuisine. Plus, enjoy the party with full liquor service. You can also enjoy complimentary wireless high-speed internet service throughout the entire Inn and state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment. You’ll also receive customized planning service, air-conditioned spaces, lodging at the Inn, ample paved and lighted parking, and up to 130 acres of rolling hayfields and woods that provide a wonderful backdrop for your wedding.

Address: 11 Inn Rd, Hallowell, ME 04347 (~10 mins drive from Augusta)

Phone: 800-622-2708

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Welcome to the Lakeside Lodge, central Maine’s premier waterfront venue on the shores of Messalonskee Lake. This historic Augusta wedding venue is family-owned and operated, dating back eight generations. This picturesque venue is also perfect for any style – from a casual afternoon barbeque to an elegant evening wedding. The grand cedar lodge can accommodate up to 120 guests and is steps away from the water’s edge, with an expansive lawn offering plenty of room for an outdoor ceremony. The wedding package is designed to allow you the freedom and time to have a stress-free wedding experience. The property will be available the day before your event for decorating, setup, and rehearsal. You’ll receive furniture and can choose a licensed caterer.

Address: 28 Marigold Ln, Sidney, ME 04330 (~14 mins drive from Augusta)

Phone: 207-613-5470

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Get ready to host the ultimate celebration at the perfect indoor/outdoor wedding venue in Augusta! The Barn at Silver Oaks Estate is a renowned New England premier wedding destination. From the moment you step foot onto this stunning estate, you feel it. With the richness of the wooded waterfront, a gentle breeze over the lawns, and the rural feel of the grounds, there is something distinctly special about the Barn at Silver Oaks Estate. Then hotels and shopping are located just 10 minutes away in all directions of the venue. Inclusive amenities include 200 chairs, 20 stunning farmhouse tables, luxury restrooms, security and parking staff, a private dressing area, a professional on-site venue representative, and more. 

Address: 309 ME-133, Winthrop, ME 04364 (~18 mins drive from Augusta)

Phone: 917-923-4303

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In 1803, this family-built farm began growing Maine’s finest apple produce. After 200+ years of providing exceptional produce to grocers, schools, and more, Vista of Maine Vineyard and Cidery is a top-rated wedding venue with historic barns and 22 acres of planted apple trees and rows of table grapes. Besides the gorgeous outdoors among the orchard or vineyard, ceremony and reception areas include the Tasting Room, Farm Store, and Event Venue. Now open year-round in Greene, Maine, serving their delicious homemade apple cider and others, you’ll adore the panoramic views of Maine’s central valleys and foothills. On a clear day, you will see the White Mountains from Vista of Maine Vineyard and Cidery. 

Address: 146 N Hills Ridge, Greene, ME 04236

Phone: 207-754-2527

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Conclusion

Reach out to any wedding venues in Augusta that appeal to your style. Do you want a location with a historical touch, or do you want a botanical garden wedding vibe? There are a plethora to select from, and the one you pick should speak to your soul and fit your budget. Some ceremony and reception locations also provide additional services, like tables, chairs, or on-site staff, which can boost your decision-making process. When contacting these Augusta wedding venues, ask about guest capacity, catering options, and rental inclusions. Check if your wedding date is available as well. 



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