The Governor Thomas Bennett House
An architectural treasure embracing downtown Charleston’s timeless charm, the Governor Thomas Bennett House, circa 1825, is an immaculate venue. Large weddings and intimate celebrations unfold throughout this magnificent home and across sweeping gardens. Capture stunning imagery in front of iconic architectural adornments that include ornamental plasterwork, a free-flying staircase, four fireplaces and gorgeously manicured lawns and gardens.
Host friends and family inside the handsomely restored historic Southern home, on the expansive porch and under Spanish-moss-draped live oaks. Invite your wedding party to enjoy the second-story bridal suite and ground floor man cave preparation areas. Arrange a grand Crescent Garden ceremony under the shade of a 200-year-old oak. Savor a thoughtful reception on the spacious piazza overlooking the brick courtyard and classic pineapple fountain. The Governor Thomas Bennett House is located downtown, just minutes from major hotels, shopping and attractions.
Things To Do
12 mi to Charleston International Airport
22 mi to The Peninsula
1.5 mi to College of Charleston
1.6 mi to Waterfront Park
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- Arrange a grand Crescent Garden ceremony under the shade of a 200-year-old oak tree
- Plan a sunset secret garden newlywed photo shoot
- Host a romantic al fresco first dance on the picturesque oyster tabby lawn terrace