Get Married at The Matthews House
Nestled in a cozy corner of downtown Cary, in a central location to Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill's Triangle area in North Carolina, The Matthews House offers an intimate wedding venue with Southern elegance and urban versatility.
From a handful of participants to 160 guests, we invite you to meander the mansion with a cocktail, play yard games by the fountain, or dance under the string lights covering the patio. Walk down the aisle in our grand ballroom, or exchange vows in front of the landscaped arbor. The Matthews House offers flexibility in planning your dream wedding.
Our wedding packages start at $5,500 and include:
12 Hours of Exclusive Access
On your wedding day, the space is yours. Enjoy the privacy of getting ready in the elegant house. Let your guests wander the gardens. Dance in the Grand Ballroom or outside terrace. With such versatility, you have the flexibility to optimize it based on your guests' needs and weather conditions.
Your Matthews House wedding coordinator is the point person on your big day. They will help create timelines, coordinate vendors, set up the space, direct the ceremony, and keep everything on track for an effortlessly beautiful wedding.
Tables and Chairs
We have a variety of tables and chairs available for your use. Set up and break down is included.
Complimentary black linens are available for all of our tables. We can also help coordinate upgraded linens for more options.
An hour of rehearsal time to walk through your ceremony is included, and will be scheduled based on venue availability.
Come in with your photographer before the wedding day to take some special photos. This two-hour photo session is based on venue availability.
Package Upgrades Available
- Linen upgrade
- Access to our in-house decor items
- Overnight stay in the Bridal Suite with continental breakfast
You can bring in your favorite, pre-approved caterer, or use our in-house option, Southern Harvest Catering.
The Matthews House strives to be an inclusive venue, and we want our guests to have the ability to hire vendors to cater to their specific needs. Therefore, we offer flexible options when it comes to vendors. No exclusive lists, just parameters.