Alden Castle.

Modern Vintage in Brookline, MA

Behind its iconic Tudor-style facade, Alden Castle reveals an architecturally stunning event venue. Seasoned meeting planners choose historic Alden Castle for its inspiring decor, ease of setup, and location: 3.5 miles from Boston’s Financial District, 2.2 miles from Copley, and across the street from green line T stop. Discerning engaged couples choose Alden Castle for its Old-World grandeur and vintage romance.

UNIQUE AND SPECIAL ROOMS

VINTAGE BALLROOM

The Vintage Ballroom + Mezzanine is Boston’s preeminent historic ballroom venue for wedding receptions, fund-raising galas, and film and fashion events. The room’s elegant royal Tudor architectural details, like the wood beams and ecru chandeliers, blend with champagne silk draperies and abundant natural light from the dramatic picture windows, lending a sense of luxury to bar and bat mitzvahs, corporate meetings, and holiday parties.

CAPACITY

  • 2,880 Square Feet
  • 18′ Ceiling Height
  • 300 Theater Style
  • 350 Cocktail Party
  • 150 Crescent Rounds of 6
  • 250 Seated Event + Program
  • 200 Dinner + Dancing
  • 400 when Combined

HIGHLIGHTS

soaring ceilings • oversized windows and mirrors • lounge with balcony overlooking the ballroom • ecru Becara chandeliers

MODERN CLUB + BALCONY

The equally urbane and approachable details of the Modern Club + Balcony make this iconic Boston event space ideal for intimate weddings and elegant private dinners. The historic Alden Park Manor royal crests and white-washed paneling balance Old-World grace with modern charm to create the perfect space for holiday parties and board meetings, while the soaring windows create a dramatic setting for haute couture showings.

CAPACITY

  • 2,445 Square Feet
  • 18′ Ceiling Height
  • 230 Theater Style
  • 200 Cocktail Party
  • 90 Crescent Rounds of 6
  • 150 Seated Event + Program
  • 120 Dinner + Dancing
  • 400 when Combined

HIGHLIGHTS

original gold-leafed fleur-de-lis ceiling • balcony overlooking the main room • tall windows • Murano glass chandeliers

MEZZANINE LIBRARY + LILY

A series of distinctive rooms create a delightful gathering experience. Recently added, this labor of love required extensive re-imagining to reclaim and merge the spaces. Layers of added decor now create a bold and welcoming event space. Behind the hidden door, find yourself swaddled in larger-than-life flower wallpaper – this is your private room, which we lovingly call “Lily.”

CAPACITY

  • 2,168 Square Feet
  • 7’7″ and 11′ Ceiling Height
  • 100 Theater Style
  • 200 Cocktail Party
  • 36 Crescent Rounds of 6
  • 30 Seated Event + Program
  • 30 Dinner + Dancing

HIGHLIGHTS

overlooking the Vintage Ballroom • secret “Lily” room • hand-picked decor objects • bold, moody feel

CULINARY & COCKTAILS

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Real Events

A Baby's Christening Steeped in Tradition | Alden Castle

The regal Tudor details of Alden Castle, like the casement windows and gargoyles, created an Old World atmosphere that blended beautifully with the traditional Armenian details incorporated in the christening of Remon & Genevieve’s baby girl. 

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A Timeless, Candlelit Wedding | Alden Castle

Jane and Geoff knew they wanted to say "I Do" at a venue that had enough space for both the ceremony and reception in Boston's backyard, without sacrificing the classic and elegant details they both desired. Alden Castle was the perfect match. 

Corporate Leadership Meeting | Alden Castle

 This year’s our Corporate Meeting took place in our Brookline venue, Alden Castle, ideally suited for corporate events, full-day meetings and any company celebrations. When the Longwood Venues team celebrates, we do so with the guest experience in mind. That’s why we treat each year’s Corporate Leadership Meeting as a chance to explore new and old processes, as well as taste some new creative culinary arts from our Executive Chef David Blessing.

How Can We Help?

Always with flair, style and creative service! (it can get deep and personal, especially if it is a once in a lifetime event)