Named one of the most beautiful libraries in the world by Condé Nast Traveler, the Providence Athenæum provides a spectacular and unique atmosphere for your celebration. From intimate elopements to extraordinary photographs, romantic ceremonies to lively receptions, the library creates an unforgettable backdrop of thousands of books, stunning architecture, and Providence history.
The Athenæum is committed to providing a welcoming environment to people of all races, genders, sexual orientations, and religious backgrounds. We are honored to help celebrate your new chapter.
To help you visualize our historic building, check out this panoramic tour by Mark Roessler.