Please note that The Van Dusen Mansion has changed ownership. 

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Our grand mansion, beautifully-appointed events center and enchanting courtyard will provide a stunning backdrop for your wedding party.  Allow our staff to help you stage an unforgettable event.   We will coordinate all of your food and beverage needs as well as entertainers, florists and a variety of other trusted bridal vendors, guiding you every step of the way to make the process fluid and relaxing.


It is with great honour and pride that we share correspondence from the guests of the mansion whose events we have hosted.

CORPORATE EVENTS (link removed)

The Van Dusen Mansion is a unique, upscale venue for corporate events of any kind. We are equipped to host conferences, meetings, retreats, incentive events, holiday parties, and more. For flexible space and hassle-free planning, we are the smart choice.

SOCIAL GATHERINGS (link removed)

Make your special occasion truly unforgettable at the Van Dusen Mansion. A variety of engaging spaces and an experienced, creative staff make ours the most versatile location for events in Minneapolis. We are delighted to host fundraisers, birthdays, showers, bar/bat mitzvahs, reunions, performances, art exhibits, and much more. If you have a reason to gather or celebrate, we have a way to exceed your expectations.