Julia Ideson Library Wedding Venue




Julia Ideson Library wedding venue in Houston, Texas.

At Fuld & Co. we’re always looking for unique historic wedding venues that exude the perfect romantic atmosphere, such as the Julia Ideson Library in Houston, Texas. The gorgeous archways, detailed woodwork, and stone tiles will elevate your wedding into an unforgettable event. Let’s take a closer look at what a Julia Ideson Library wedding has to offer for couples in search of a historic Houston venue!

Historic Literary Wedding Venue

Named after Houston’s first professional librarian, the Julia Ideson Library is a great choice for a couple that met at a book store or between the college stacks. Even if your meeting wasn’t quite so bookish, it’s a gorgeous venue choice for any couple. The 1926 Spanish-Renaissance style building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Additionally, the library offers a variety of indoor and outdoor event options for celebrations of all sizes. With stunning architectural details and dramatic lighting, the space exudes warmth and grandeur.

Inside the Julia Ideson Library wedding venue in Texas.
Photo: Houston Chronicle

Julia Ideson Library Wedding Venue: What’s Included?

The facility rental includes:
▪ 8 antique wooden library tables with table pads(3.25’Hx3.5W’x10.5L) (tablecloths required)
▪ 72 antique wooden library chairs (if used, chairs must remain in the Reading Room)
▪ 2 wooden tables (36”Wx60”Lx30”H)
▪ 12 leather club chairs (light tan)
▪ Dance floor in Tudor Gallery – the red quarry tile serves nicely as a dance floor
▪ 3-Hour Engagement/Bridal Photography Session
▪ Venue Manager on-site during your event
You can also use the following furniture based on availability:
▪ 20 cocktail tables (30” rounds, cocktail or bistro height)
▪ 12 2’x6’ folding catering tables
▪ 10 3’x6’ folding catering tables
▪ 180 wooden folding chairs w/black padded seat
The rental fee includes the moving and set-up of the above items. You can find additional information for pricing on the Houston Library Rentals website.

Historic Houston Wedding Venue

If you’re looking for an impressive yet welcoming space in Houston to host your wedding celebration, consider the Julia Ideson Library. Natural light pours through the intricate windows during the daytime and strategically placed ambient lights set the rooms aglow at night. Our wedding planning brains are already swimming with the possibilities!

A wedding reception inside the Julia Ideson Library wedding venue in Houston, Texas.
Photo: Kati Hewitt Photography

Need a Houston wedding planner?

Fuld & Co. would love to help you plan your wedding at a historic venue. Our personalized service guides you through the entire wedding planning process from start to finish, including planning, design, production, management, and day-of coordination. We welcome your collaboration, yet take care of everything—so you can relish in this time together.

Meet Paige Fuld

owner and lead planner at fuld & Co

At Fuld & Co., we believe the wedding planning process should be a collaboration — one that places your dreams & desires at the heart of the event. I am here to listen, guide, and support you as you prepare to celebrate in a momentous way you’ll be sure to remember forever.

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