What's Offered at the Glensheen Estate?

Posted by Kris Lindahl on Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 10:59am.

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Whether you are looking to have a wedding, corporate or private party, you know location is key. Finding the perfect venue is very important. The Glensheen Estate offers many accommodations for these types of events. The Glensheen Estate is located on 7 acres that feature gardens, bridges, and a 39 room mansion.

The History of the Estate

Chester and Clara Congdon built this famous mansion between 1905 and 1908. In 1979 the mansion was donated to the University of Minnesota, and over 100 years later, the mansion still features items left by the family.

If you are looking for a beautiful place to have your wedding, corporate or private party, Glensheen Estates offers many different options to choose from. With six different areas that accommodate 28-300 people, you are sure to find the perfect spot, indoors or out, for your event.

Various Services Offered at This Estate

In addition to the spectacular areas they have available, Glensheen Estates also offers a variety of services to help you on the day of the event. These services include greeters, signage, bar and DJ set up, gift, catering, skirted, and cocktail tables, and even tours of the Glensheen Estate. If you are looking to serve appetizers or entrees at your event, Glensheen works with a few of the best caterers in the area that can help you achieve that as well.

Aside from hosting events for weddings and parties, Glensheen also has a mix of events hosted throughout the year. Some upcoming events include Chester Chats, where three speakers talk briefly and lively about a subject, and a Gala which is to take place the end of May. Glensheen Estate also has a gift shop that is located in the carriage house on the estate grounds, as well as an online gift shop you can access from anywhere.

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