About Patrick Haley Mansion
Affordable and accommodating, the Haley Mansion is yet an elegant setting for outdoor weddings and outdoor ceremonies. The tent wedding feel of our grand ballroom, private bridal suites, and imaginative cuisine make the Haley mansion different than an ordinary wedding hall. The Haley mansion is a grand alternative for your destination wedding.
A Beautiful Venue in the Chicago Suburbs
A recognized & convenient historic wedding venue in the suburbs
In 1889 the mayor of Joliet, envisioned a grand castle overlooking the rolling hills and the beautiful waterfront. He pictured a mansion with verandas with stone pillars accented by grand entrance, surrounded by tropical palms, shrubs, elegant gardens with flowing water, thousands of flowers, and extraordinary fountains. The gardens would include massive trees, and an elegant gazebo surrounded by a sparkling creek side setting. As you would enter you would see fabulous chandeliers, exquisite large windows, romantic floor length mirrors, making for a truly wonderful destination and unique location where he could hear the birds singing as he enjoyed the sunsets in a wonderful atmosphere.
Today, the Patrick Haley Mansion serves as a beautiful event site, serving banquets, corporate events, receptions, and is the most recognized and convenient historic wedding venue in the Southwest suburbs and all of Chicagoland.
Our courteous staff of tuxedoed servers pass delicious fresh hours d oeuvres, luncheons, gourmet meals, wedding cakes and food stations for any special occasion.
The Grounds & Gardens
The gardens at the Haley Mansion feature waterfalls and ponds surrounded by towering pines and thousands of roses, lilies and hostas. The perfect setting for your outdoor ceremony, the Haley Mansion grounds offer fabulous photo opportunities for your wedding. The Haley Mansion pergola is a beautiful elevated structure perfect for your outdoor ceremony. The Haley Mansion offers rows of white folding garden chairs that lend an air of elegance to your outdoor ceremony. Your guests will enjoy the serenity of a bygone era as they are served butlered drinks on the paved patio, or if you prefer you can be seated under our pergola tent for private conversation. The Haley Mansion optional outdoor bar adds another dimension to your guests’ enjoyment as they savor your signature drinks in this spectacular outdoor setting. Visit the Haley Mansion soon to view the many possibilities the Mansion offers to create a most memorable outdoor ceremony and outdoor reception.
Ice cold bottled beers, a five selection of assorted wines, top shelf liquors and cordials and your own personalized signature drink are all served from the Haley Mansion outdoor bar.
Your guests can wander the beautifully landscaped grounds pausing occasionally to appreciate the magnificent architectural details of the castle-like structure of the Haley Mansion. As evening approaches your guests will enjoy the setting sun and starry skies.
Though the dining is indoors the one dozen French doors leading to the outdoor patio lands an outdoor feel to your reception providing you with indoor comfort white maintaining the feel of an outdoor reception.