Rentals

Full Building Private Event Rental

Book our entire historic venue for an unforgettable experience, andinvite your guests to explore multiple levels of our landmark building.

  • Locations: Ballroom, Library, Classroom, Boardroom and CateringPrep Kitchen
  • Rental fee: $6,500 (all proceeds directly support the historic restoration of Mechanics’ Hall.)
  • Timeframe: 9 hours, including vendor set-up and break-down.Additional hours can be reserved at a rate of $300/hr.
  • Capacity*: For full building event rentals Mechanics’ Hall has a 175person capacity. This includes caterers and vendors.
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Library Private Event Rental

Our 2nd floor library, the 8th oldest membership library in theUnited States, offers historic book stacks, antique lighting, and aunique atmosphere for your private event.

  • Rental fee: $2,500 (All proceeds directly support the library)
  • Locations: Library & adjacent board room (board room for non-food related use only.)
  • Timeframe: 6 hours, including library/vendor set-up and break-down. Additional hours can be reserved at a rate of $125hr.
  • Capacity: up to 75 guests
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Ballroom Private Event Rental

Designed by famed Maine architect John Calvin Stevens, theMechanics’ Hall Ballroom was closed to the public for nearly half acentury; however, recent restoration and renovations have made thisbeautiful and elegant space once again available for public use. Withits high ceilings and arched sunlit windows, The Ballroom atMechanics’ Hall is an unforgettable place for any occasion.

  • Locations: Ballroom and Catering Prep Kitchen
  • Rental fee: $5,000 (All proceeds directly support the historicrestoration of Mechanics’ Hall.)
  • Timeframe: 9 hours, including vendor set-up and break-down.Additional hours can be reserved at a rate of $200/hr.
  • Capacity*: The Mechanics’ Hall Ballroom has a 175 person capacity.This includes caterers and vendors.
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Boardroom Private Event Rental

Wood paneled walls, a roll top desk, antique safe and largegathering table make the Mechanics Hall Boardroom the idealplace to meet one on one with clients, host mini board retreats,take meetings and more.

  • Locations: Boardroom
  • Rental fee: $200 (All proceeds directly support the historicpreservation Mechanics’ Hall )
  • Timeframe: 3 hours, including vendor set-up and break-down. Additional hours can be reserved at a rate of $35/hr.
  • Capacity: up to 10 guests
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