FAQS

HOW MANY GUESTS CAN MEYER'S CASTLE ACCOMMODATE ?

Meyer's Castle can accommodate from 30 to 325 guests as we have multiple rooms & ceremony areas to choose from.

HOW FAR IS YOUR VENUE FROM CHICAGO?

Meyer's Castle is located only 12 miles away from Chicago's border and just 35 minutes from downtown.

CAN WE BRING AN OUTSIDE CATERER TO YOUR VENUE?

Meyer's Castle is an all inclusive venue. For cuisine that is outside of our chefs area of specialization, outside caterers may be allowed with a plating fee.

CAN I BRING MY DOG TO WALK ME DOWN THE AISLE?

Yes, you can. Meyer's Castle is a dog friendly venue, but you must book a wedding pet attendant , who will be handling and assisting throughout your event, including on-leash exercising, hydrating, and pottying. 

DO YOU HAVE PARKING SPACE FOR MY GUESTS?

Yes, Meyer's Castle has multiple parking lots available on the estate's grounds that can accommodate up to 325+ guests.

CAN I BOOK MEYER'S CASTLE FOR A CEREMONY ONLY?

Yes, you can. Please refer to our "Packages & Rentals" page to find out about our ceremony options.

DO YOU HAVE LODGING ON SITE?

No, but there are many nice hotels near by to choose from. A list can be provided per request.

DO YOU HAVE A BRIDAL SUITE OPTION FOR THE BRIDE TO GET READY?

Yes. we do have a beautiful bridal suite.

I'M A PHOTOGRAPHER / VIDEOGRAPHER. HOW CAN I GET ON TO YOUR PREFERRED VENDOR LIST?

Meyer's Castle must love your work & professional qualities based on previous experience at the Castle. Photographer's and videographers , who didn't get a chance yet to work an event at Meyer's Castle, may have an opportunity to collaborate with us by creating a branding or styled photoshoot  for the estate. Please send an email with examples of your work to meyerscastleweddings@gmail.com

I OWN A BRIDAL SALON. HOW CAN I GET ON TO YOUR PREFERRED VENDOR LIST?

To be considered for our preferred vendor list, Meyer's Castle must love your garments and selection. A chance to collaborate with us and one of our preferred photographers may be granted to create a styled photoshoot on the estate's grounds. Please send an email with photo examples of your wedding collection to meyerscastleweddings@gmail.com

I'M A PHOTOGRAPHER WHO WORKED AN EVENT AT MEYER'S CASTLE. CAN I SEND YOU THE PHOTOS SO YOU CAN INCLUDE THEM IN YOUR WEBSITE GALLERY?

Absolutely! We love to keep photo-memories of our beautiful events. Please keep in mind that we do not allow photos with medium or large watermarks on our website. Our goal here is to keep everything clean & professional. It would be best if you can send us photos without watermarks and we will make sure to credit your name each time we use them. If you prefer to watermark your photos, please make sure that the watermark is simple, small, does not distract from the scenery, objects or people on the photo, and is located at the bottom corner of the picture. If you would like to have a chance to be featured on one of our website's main pages  (outside of gallery folders) - your photos should not have watermarks at all.

I'M A VENDOR (BAKER, DECORATOR ETC. ) HOW CAN I GET ON TO YOUR PREFERRED VENDOR LIST?

Meyer's castle must love your final product. If you didn't have the chance yet to work at one of our events, the only way to be considered for our "Preferred vendor list" is by providing samples and references of your product to us. Please send a request to email: meyerscastleweddings@gmail.com

IS MEYER'S CASTLE A SEASONAL ONLY VENUE?

No, Meyer's Castle hosts events all year long. The snowy grounds with the historic castle in the background is a perfect canvas for a Winter Wonderland themed event.

IS THE VENUE HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE?

Yes. Meyer's Castle is handicap accesible.