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Hold your celebration or corporate event at this 1904 mansion. The beautiful landmark sets the stage for your customized event. Experience the luxurious Cattle Baron lifestyle within the walls of Fort Worth's first landmark. Enjoy the historic interior beauty where ambient light imitates the warm glow of candlelight. The Grand Double staircase is one of the finest found in the DFW area. Let the grandeur of times gone by be yours for the night!

 

Capacity :
Up to 125 guests inside the house and up to 250 guests when including the lawn and terrace.

The first floor provides a delightful setting for weddings receptions and other special events with its large reception hall and side rooms of the library, billiard room, morning room and dining room.



Buffet-style receptions are served from the dining room and conservatory. The caterer has use of the kitchen to prepare food before serving. In addition to two permanent tables for buffets, Thistle Hill provides up to three folding tables.

 

 


The first floor provides a delightful setting for weddings receptions and other special events with its large reception hall and side rooms of the library, billiard room, morning room and dining room.






Reception set up under tent on West Lawn.

The front terrace at Thistle Hill provides 1,000 square feet of inlaid slate for dancing, tables and musical entertainment. Fully illuminated, the terrace is ideal for evening events. Dancing is allowed outside only.

The west lawn is an ideal location for garden parties and weddings. The area is often used for tents and large outdoor events. Electrical outlets surround the area for added convenience.

The teahouse, a wonderful oasis of shade on the west lawn, has adjacent power for outdoor musicians or a remote food and beverage station.l The sunset makes a pictureesque backdrop for any outdoor ceremony

 

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 Thistle Hill is beautiful with or without decorations.


Rental Pricing

Friday or Saturday:

4 Hours           $1650
7 Hours           $2500
10 Hours         $3000

Monday - Thursday Evenings and Sunday:

4 Hours            $1400
7 Hours            $2000


Adding an hour to a time block is available for an additional cost.
From Thanksgiving to New Year's Day, beautiful decorations can be found throughout the home. An additional $300 fee is applied during this period.

 

Policy Deposit

$750
The deposit is refunded after each event if the policies are observed with no damages.

One-half of the total fee (event fee + deposit) is required to reserve a date. The remainder is due 30 days prior to the event. A seven (7) hours booking includes one hour for rehearsal on the Thursday or Friday prior to the wedding. In the event of cancellation, with written notice received 90 days in advance of the reserved date, one-half of the amount paid toward the rental will be refunded. For holiday rental, there will be an additional charge of $300 per event.

 

Bridal Portrait Pricing

 

 

During Business Hours, 9am - 5pm
$150 for 2 hours

Weeknights and Weekends:
$200 for 2 hours


Contact

For further information, please contact Diann Stadler by phone at 817.332.5875,
by filling out our Venue Availability Form or by e-mail at
rentals@historicfortworth.org