A Wedding at the Old Round Church We are now accepting reservations for  2023 and 2024.  click here for the current Wedding and Event schedule


The Old Round Church can be rented for weddings, christenings and other special occasions.  Its picturesque setting and elegant historic interior will make any ceremony memorable. Its distinctive 16-sided shape with seating at both ground and balcony levels provides a cozy, intimate environment, no matter how large or small the event.  The clean, unadorned walls and wood floors offer marvelous acoustics.

The Old Round Church seats 200 and has parking space available in an adjacent field as well as along Round Church Road.  It is handicapped accessible, with a ramp at the south entrance.  The church has electricity, but no heat, air-conditioning or running water.  A port-o-let behind the building provides limited restroom facilities. An antique melodeon and organ in the church are available for use; groups may also provide their own musicians and instruments.

The Old Round Church is managed by the Richmond Historical Society, an all-volunteer non-profit organization.  The church is available for rent to persons and groups regardless of race, creed, affiliation, or sexual orientation.  The current wedding rental rate is $600. To check on availability,  make an appointment to see the church, or  reserve the building for a wedding or other event, please contact RHS Wedding and Events Coordinator Mary Ann Barnes at (802) 434-3220 or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Balcony View of Old Round Church Wedding, Richmond, VermontBuilt between 1812 and 1814, the Old Round Church is a National Historic Landmark, renowned for its well-preserved period detail and distinctive design.  It is also one of the most well-known and widely-photographed historic sites in Vermont.  The Richmond Historical Society is currently accepting reservations for the 2022 and 2023 seasons.  Call today to find out more about booking a wedding or other special event at the Old Round Church, or e-mail us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Be sure to check out our RHS Shop.  The postcards and note cards make great "Save the Date" or wedding invitation cards, while the  keepsake ornament is a gift to be cherished for a lifetime.