Timeless Beauty…

 The Burroughs Home and Gardens is situated on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River amid acres of lush, hidden gardens, historic grotto, flower beds, and artesian fountain – the romantic setting you’ve always dreamed of for your wedding day. We offer an array of beautiful ceremony and reception sites within the historic home, the gardens and the open-air Gale McBride Pavilion. This Georgian Revival Mansion is enveloped in wrap around porches and has an L-shaped staircase leading you up to the Bridal Suite with a 2nd Floor Balcony overlooking the home’s majestic grounds. The Gale McBride Pavilion not only allows a cool gentle breeze to flow through the venue, but also provides protection for you and your guests in the event of inclement weather. The spacious Pavilion can accommodate up to 250 guests including a dance floor.There is no other event venue like this in downtown Fort Myers. It is the calm, perfect setting for wedding receptions, business conferences, reunions, socials, and other special events. Please contact us at events@burroughshome.com for more information.

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2505 First Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901

Weddings & Events

To Schedule a site visit for your next Wedding or Event.

Events@burroughshome.com

239.337.0706

Thank you for considering the historic, riverfront Burroughs Home & Gardens for your upcoming wedding and reception. Your premiere Wedding & Reception Package includes the following:

The Mansion

Exclusive use of the Georgian Revival style mansion, grounds and pavilion for your ceremony, photographs, cocktails, and reception.

The Bridal Suite

Private use of the mansion’s bridal suite for three hours prior to your event for photos, reflections and preparations for your ceremony.

Complimentary Parking

Free parking for your guests at the Langford-Kingston home located at 2500 First Street directly across the street from the Burroughs Home & Gardens.

Directions

From Interstate 75
Take the SR 80-Palm Beach Blvd exit West. Turn Left onto Hough Street, and park in the parking lot behind the large brick home on the right. Burroughs Home & Gardens is across the street. Walk across First St-SR 80, and cross the street to Burroughs Home & Gardens.
From Hwy 41
Turn East onto SR 82-MLK Blvd- downtown Fort Myers. Follow Left on Evans, curve around and take a left on First St. Turn Left onto Hough Street, and park in the parking lot behind the large brick home on the right. Burroughs Home & Gardens is across the street. Walk across First St-SR 80, and cross the street to Burroughs Home & Gardens.

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