Harold Washington Library, Chicago
Your wedding day will be one for the books at the Harold Washington Library.
Located right in the South Loop, this Chicago wedding venue will create a stunning backdrop to your wedding day as it unfolds.
Guests will be treated and wowed from the moment they arrive in the Grand Lobby on the first floor. The intricate ceiling and marble floors add elegance to the expansive space. The Grand Lobby is also available for standing receptions after hours.
On the 9th floor of the Harold Washington Library is the Winter Garden which is the centerpiece to the building! This sun-filled atrium has a 52-foot glass-paneled ceiling that spans the entire room and lets the natural light flood in and shine off of the marble floor. This grandeur space will take your breath away, and our Chicago wedding photographers love the airy effect of all of the sunshine. There is also plenty of room with tall ceilings to incorporate grand floral arrangements and exciting decor. Trees and other greenery accent the atrium to bring a bit of the outdoors inside. You and your fiance will be able to exchange your wedding vows in this grandeur locale and then the room can be transformed into your wedding reception. You and your fiance will look absolutely marvelous as you dance within the warm glow of the Winter Garden.
When you book the Winter Garden, you will also have access to the South Hall. The South Hall features floor-to-ceiling windows which give a beautiful view downtown. Your Chicago wedding photography will pop as the sunlight filters in and the nearby buildings provide an urban backdrop to your portraits.
The Harold Washington Library offers unparalleled ballrooms with a magical and airy vibe that will take your wedding day to the next level.
400 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605