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    301 W 7th St Sanford, FL 32771

    Sanford, FL – Venue 1902 at Preservation Hall is the perfect mix of Historic charm and city sophistication. We offer the ideal place to say “I do,” and then dine and dance the evening away. At Venue 1902, we are passionate about hosting the event of a lifetime. 

    We invite you to write the next chapter of your book at Central Florida’s most elegant, premier wedding venue. 

     From an intimate and romantic outdoor garden to a breathtaking auditorium, our luxurious atmosphere will turn your dream wedding vision into a pinterest-worthy reality!  Picturesque ceremony and reception sites create a magical backdrop for a truly unforgettable wedding experience.

    Our highly sought-after turn-of-the-century schoolhouse is fully restored to offer the perfect balance of vintage character and elegance. Your dream wedding or event at our unique historic venue will feature breathtaking chandeliers, abundant natural light, hardwood flooring, brick archways, and original architectural elements.

    Our custom inclusive packages ensure that your day is completely stress free, as our staff attends to every last detail. At Venue 1902, you will create unforgettable memories surrounded by all you hold dear as you celebrate an unforgettable day to remember.  

    We can’t wait to meet you and become a part of your forever love story!

    Learn More About Venue 1902

    What makes your venue unique?

    Established as an event venue in 2017, Venue 1902 at Preservation Hall is a historic schoolhouse in Sanford, FL. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. What is now Central Florida’s premier wedding and event venue was once the Sanford Grammar School, and also formerly the Sanford High School and the Margaret K. Reynolds Building.

    This turn-of-the-century schoolhouse is restored to feature the perfect balance of vintage elegance and modern sophistication. The venue decor boasts stunning chandeliers, ample natural light, hardwood flooring, and a blank-slate color scheme ready to take on your unique style and vision. From weddings to corporate functions, Venue 1902 is the perfect place to host a special event.

    What style of wedding works best for your location?

    Venue 1902 is a historic schoolhouse preserved by vintage wood floors, a palatial bell tower, and a historic classroom still in tact. It’s been tastefully renovated to include modern design touches and conveniences. It sits amidst a serene park, but in walking distance to a bustling city center.

    Venue 1902 boasts a neutral color slate and minimal architectural barriers, able to turn any brides imagination into reality. Venue 1902 is the perfect wedding backdrop for any bride who seeks both old-world southern charm and contemporary city sophistication.


    Do you have location(s) for a ceremony?

    Yes, Venue 1902 is well suited to host wedding ceremonies in either the outdoor garden area or upstairs reception hall with stage.

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    What are your catering requirements?

    Caterers may be selected from the Venue 1902 Preferred Caterers list, in which we have carefully included a variety of catering options with diverse menu options and pricing.

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