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Scottish Rite Library & Museum
500 South Harwood
Dallas, Texas 75201-6210


Book Your Next Wedding at the Majestic Scottish Rite of Freemasonry National Historic Landmark

If you’re looking for a venue to host your wedding or any other important event, you’re often trying to find:

  • A magnificent place unforgettable for both you and all your guests
  • Spacious area for people to stand, sit, and converse
  • A Dallas caterer you can count on to provide exceptional service

At the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, you can find all of these in one convenient location.

The Scottish Rite of Freemasonry Makes the Perfect Wedding Venue in the Dallas Area

A stunning entrance into the gleaming marble floors of the main foyer, followed up by a grand march into the astonishing Crystal Ballroom makes your wedding instantly memorable for all your guests. Combined with the incredible visual presentation is the fascinating history of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, which dates back more than a century in Dallas.

In addition to a truly unique presentation and history, this wedding venue also offers full-service catering. With nearly a decade of experience, the award-winning chef’s at Gil’s Elegant Catering, a leading service providing wedding catering in Dallas, know how to make spectacular food presentations, deliver creative cocktails, and provide exceptional service.

Aside from the stunning visual presentation and catering services available, this venue is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Dallas, making it the perfect fit for the most important event in your life.

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An Entrance into the Foyer Fit for Royalty Seating for 500 in the Magnificent Auditorium 300-Person Seating in the Sparkling Crystal Ballroom Comfortable Meeting Space in the Blue Room Additional Adjacent Meeting Space for 25
Welcome your guests with a grand entrance to the elegant Main Foyer, featuring gleaming marble floors and columns.

Two wide staircases ascend from the entrance lobby for ample access to the Auditorium. This hall, 22 feet wide and 72 feet long, is ideal for:

·         Networking receptions

·         Cocktails and bar

·         Registration

·         Exhibitors Hospitality area

·         Displays

The Auditorium is one of the most visually impressive performing arts venues in Dallas.

This spectacular auditorium has comfortable theater seating for 435 with a capacity for 500, facing a proscenium stage with a huge apron. Modern A/V amenities enhance the historic ambiance of this hall.

The Crystal Ballroom can be sophisticated and formal, or, chic and sparkling. Its high ceilings are adorned with ivory plasterwork and 72 exquisite crystal chandeliers. Natural lighting provided by wide floor-to-ceiling windows.

With the use of our 60" round tables and upholstered seating, the Ballroom can accommodate up to 300 guests.

The stationary head table is equipped with a sound podium and seats up to 20 (10 on each side).

The Blue Room offers a 60x125' stately meeting space, with columns supporting 30' ceilings with ornate artwork. Additional smaller rooms adjacent to the Main Foyer are available for breakouts or conference rooms:

·         The Parlor

·         The Library




Dallas Wedding Venues | The Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, a National Historic Landmark


Few downtown Dallas wedding venues possess the same level of majestic authority and historic charm found in the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. Let us on take you on a brief tour of one of Dallas’ finest wedding and event venues.

An Enchanting Exterior

Immediately upon viewing our building, your guests will be amazed with four towering columns. Two stories of ornately designed doors and windows add a touch of flair, capturing the wonder of all those who take in the entire view. Brilliant lighting provides an aura of charm that gives our building its distinct character.

A Gleaming Marble Foyer

You will already be amazed with the building after observing its exterior. But, your interest has actually just received a small sampling of what’s to come.

As you and your guests enter the Main Foyer, you will be astonished by the elegance of the shimmering marble floors and columns. Two enormous staircases leading up to the auditorium flank either side of the Main Foyer.

At 22 feet wide and 72 feet long, the Main Foyer imposes a commanding impression on your wedding guests. When they need a break from the large crowds and dining in the Crystal Ballroom, they’ll have an incredible adventure waiting just outside the door.

The Sophisticated Crystal Ballroom

72 exquisite chandeliers, lofty ceilings, windows spanning from floor to ceiling, space for 300 guests, and a stationary head table for 20 make the Crystal Ballroom the third, but most impactful step on your guest’s journey into the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry.

60-inch roundtables and unique upholstered seating top off an already exhilarating experience. Guests to your wedding will spend most of their time in the Crystal Ballroom, which will exceed their expectations in almost every way.

An Unrivaled Auditorium, Adjacent Meeting Rooms, and an Ornate Library Cap Off an Amazing Experience

The auditorium seats 500 and reminds you of what the theatres of the days of old would be like if they were perfectly maintained to this day. Adjacent meeting rooms and a charming library fit for the most curious of minds give additional options for those who love to explore.

Of all the downtown Dallas wedding venues available, the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry most consistently delivers the extraordinary experience you and your guests want to experience at your wedding.

Make your special event a memorable one. Click on each photo to enlarge the view.