Weddings & Celebrations

The Lighthouse is featured in the June 2018 Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine!

Wedding names North Point to list of 2024 Top 10 Small Wedding Venues in Milwaukee

Magical • Beautiful • Unique • Memorable

Imagine North Point Lighthouse’s tower, museum and grounds as the setting of your wedding celebration. Experience a one-of-a-kind wedding engagement, ceremony, reception, and rehearsal dinner for the person who desires a personal and intimate setting. Not only will your event be held in a historic setting, but you will also become a part of its history.


Gallery level seated meal service 60
Gallery level standing only events with food and beverage service 90
Gallery level, lawn, and patio with tent
(tent required for over 100 people for banquet)

Rental Hours

Monday – Thursday 8AM – 10PM
Friday 8AM – 11PM
Saturday – Sunday 8AM – 12PM or 4PM – 11PM

(NOT available Saturdays & Sundays during open public hours, 1PM – 4PM)

Banquets, celebrations, receptions, rehearsals, wedding ceremonies

We can help create events to fit almost every life occasion: (Surprise!) birthday parties, anniversaries, graduations, life celebrations – you name it! It can be from a casual picnic to intimate formal sit-down dinners. North Point Lighthouse can provide a selection of trusted vendors and suggestions with choices that are relevant to you. Since we are selective in the types and numbers of events that are held here, each rental request is reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

$1,400 3-hour minimum
$350 Each additional hour (Total hours = set-up through clean-up)


$75/hour Semi-private 12PM – 1PM or 4PM – 5PM Saturday and Sunday
$200/hour Private, as available

Make A Reservation: Weddings & Celebrations

12 + 7 =

Please note:

  • Due to space constraints, dancing is not allowed inside the museum
  • Museum is handicap accessible
  • Down payment required to hold date; Payments are non-refundable
  • Commercial photography permit fee for photos on grounds & inside, if not renting facility: $150/hour
  • Renters are responsible for damages to the property and grounds during the rental period
  • Fees include: rental of museum and/or property, onsite staff, tax, cleaning, commercial photography permit fee (not photographer)
  • Fees DO NOT include: bartenders, catering, tenting, chairs, tables, linens, service ware, music equipment
  • Canopies is our full-service rental partner for all equipment needs. or 414.760.0770
  • Preferred bartenders, caterers, florists, musicians, officiants provided upon request.

Public Hours

Open Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4 pm. See “Visit/Admission” for closed dates.


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