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Boston College Connors Center

20 Glen St
P. O. Box 577

Dover, Massachusetts 02030

160Largest Group
12Meeting Rooms
63 roomsOvernight Guests

2018 Winner: Best Venue for Spiritual/Wellness Gathering

2018 Runner-up: Best Venue for Small Gatherings

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A fully-restored, turn-of-the-twentieth-century mansion set on a bucolic 80 acres, Boston College's Connors Center offers the charms of an old-fashioned estate with the amenities of a modern Dover, Massachusetts conference facility--all less than 20 miles from downtown Boston. With more than 50,000 square feet of Boston event and meeting space, the Connors Center provides a picturesque backdrop for meetings, conferences, weddings, corporate outings, retreats, and social functions.

View a panoramic tour of the grounds

Connors Panoramic Tour

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Boston - 20
Worcester - 30
Providence - 36
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Logan International / 45
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Boston College Connors Center is available year round for meetings, conferences, retreats, weddings, outings, and special events.
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Suite/Apt Style
Residence Halls
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Private and Communal
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63 rooms
Boston College Connors Center offers complimentary wireless internet access; built-in audiovisual systems in select meeting rooms; computer stations and a fax, printer, and copier available to all guests.
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Our Dover, Massachusetts campus has exceptional catering services available for all functions. Whether you are seeking a casual meal, a plated dinner, or a New England Clambake, our staff will present you with a fabulous dining experience.
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Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunion
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Retreat/Camp

Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
Estate Room The Estate Room, located off the main entrance, provides a beautiful space for large receptions, dinners and meetings.

57' x 31'
Main Parlor This magnificent formal parlor features wood paneling, French doors, and a large fireplace. The Main Parlor can be combined with the Dover Parlor and Estate Room for larger receptions, and overlooks a terrace, which can accommodate outdoor receptions.

38' x 23.5'
Dover Parlor The Dover Parlor is ideal for small meetings, small receptions or as a breakout space.

25.5' X 19'
Garden Terrace Room The Garden Terrace Room is ideal for board meetings, social receptions, small dinners and a beautiful space for marriage ceremonies.

18' X 28'
Charles River Meeting Room The Charles River Meeting Room offers fully modern amenities and traditional accents.  The multipurpose space can be configured to serve a broad range of meeting needs.

25' X 53'
Sun Parlor The Sun Parlor is ideal for meetings and as a breakout space.  It offers a cozy take on the traditional meeting room.

29' X 16'


  • Dining Room
    Seating Capacity: 120
    Located on the lower level, this cozy dining space provides guests with a country feel
  • Main Entrance
    Seating Capacity: 90
    Our elegant main entrance has two formal parlors leading to outdoor terraces.
  • Pavillion
    Seating Capacity: 60
    The perfect space for casual events and picnics. The pavillion is situated next to our recreation area.
  • Front Circle Tented
    Seating Capacity: 200
    Set just in front of the main entrance, this space is ideal for formal events.
  • Lower Garden Tented
    Seating Capacity: 500
    Situated in the back of the house, this tented space is surrounded by stone arch ways.
Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110