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The Boathouse

Built in 1905, the Boathouse in Prospect Park was one of the first buildings in New York City to be declared an historic landmark. Home to Brooklyn’s most elegant affairs, the Boathouse offers a breathtaking natural setting and a stately backdrop for your special occasion. This Beaux Arts style building overlooks the scenic Lullwater and Lullwater Bridge, and features exclusive catering from Purslane, the team behind well-loved Brooklyn restaurants Rucola, June and Metta. The Boathouse is available spring through fall for daytime and evening rentals, and can accommodate up to 150 guests for a seated dinner and dancing and 225 for a standing event (indoors). 

Book an event for the month of April 2019 and receive $1000 off the venue fee, and 5% off food and beverages!

Planning an event? Contact us to learn more about weddings and special events at the Boathouse.

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Purslane Catering

Learn more about the exclusive caterer to the Boathouse.

Directions and Parking

For guests of events at the Boathouse.

Contact Us

For more information about hosting an event at the Boathouse, please contact us.

In the Press

View recent press on Boathouse weddings.

Pinterest

Check out the Boathouse Pinterest Page.

Commemorative Giving

Commemorate Your Special Day by dedicating a tree or bench in Prospect Park.

Film + Photo Shoots

Learn more about booking a photo shoot at the Boathouse.

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