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Glenview Mansion in Rockville, Maryland

Glenview Mansion in Rockville, Maryland

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Are you looking for the perfect location in Maryland to hold your wedding or wedding reception? Consider the Glenview Mansion in Rockville!

In 1836, Judge Richard Johns Bowie amassed land parcels to create a 337-acre working farm and built the first house on the property "Glen View". In 1926, owners Dr. and Mrs. Lyon expanded the home to create the grand Glenview Mansion and formal gardens still experienced today. In 1957, the City of Rockville purchased Glenview Mansion to create a civic destination. From farm, to estate, to the National Register of Historic Places, Glenview Mansion continues to be a very special venue for all events. The tranquil park setting and inviting elegance of Glenview Mansion's beautiful architecture creates memories for all who visit. The Glenview Mansion and grounds are a favorite location for weddings, receptions, and other special events, civic and private functions whether it is a meeting for 10 or a social for 200.

Glenview Mansion is the icon facility on a 153-acre property known as Rockville Civic Center Park. Between 1957 and the present, the City of Rockville also erected the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall, added the Croydon Creek Nature Center, tennis courts, playground, nature trails and a wealth of other attractions, to create and maintain a vibrant civic center park. An outstanding art gallery program on the second story of the main house presents monthly exhibits.

Few places can boast such a rich and enduring history. The Glenview Mansion is just 15 miles from the White House, one mile from the Rockville Metro, and just minutes away from Interstates 495 and 270. The event facility tells a tale that stretches back to the country's colonial beginnings! What a unique and wonderful venue for your next gathering or event! What a fantastic opportunity, to have your gathering on such a beautiful, venerable and majestic estate!

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