Photos courtesy of David Tompkins photography and Chris Bailey Photography.

We are accepting inquiries for events to be scheduled after September 1, 2020

Looking for a unique place to host a meeting or special event in New Orleans?

Kingsley House has indoor and outdoor spaces available great for parties, weddings, fundraisers, meetings and more! Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering of 20 or a large scale corporate event or convention, Kingsley House can accommodate with its 19th-century charm.

All proceeds from our rentals go toward supporting our mission of educating children, strengthening families and building community. A portion of your rental fee is even tax deductible!

For more information or to schedule a site visit, please contact

Phone: 504-523-6221 ext. 121

Venue Rental

Host your next meeting or special event at Kingsley House! Our picturesque campus and historic 19th Century building offer the perfect backdrop for parties, weddings, fundraisers and meetings. Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering of 20 or a large-scale corporate event or convention, Kingsley House can accommodate events of all sizes in indoor or outdoor settings. Your facility rental fee to Kingsley House is fully deductible to the extent allowable by U.S. law, minus the fair market (retail) value of any products or services you receive.

Party with a Purpose. Help Support Our Mission!

When you’re hosting your event at Kingsley House, you’re also supporting New Orleans children and families. Kingsley House is a United Way Community Impact Partner and offers educational, health and counseling services through a variety of national and state-certified programs, including Head Start and Adult Day Health Care. Founded in 1896, Kingsley House is the oldest settlement house in the South and continues to provide service and activities that strengthen our community.

“A unique venue for any event, Kingsley House offered a wonderful facility, convenient location, and outstanding staff… and surpassed all expectations.”

— Monica Malouf, Meetings & More, Washington D.C.

Large Spaces Available

Max. 600 people reception-style, 350 seated

Max. 1,000 people reception-style, 500 seated

Intimate Spaces & Meeting Rooms

Max. 150 people reception-style, 85 seated

Max. 20 people

Max. 55 people

Max. 20 people


  • Renters must have general liability
  • Kingsley House must be named on the insurance as an additional insured.
  • Amount of insurance varies depending on event ($1 million – $3 million coverage).

Please note: If you are an individual and do not have liability insurance, you may purchase one-day event insurance for your special event. Ask us for more information.