The Galt House Hotel

A blank canvas to paint your picture-perfect wedding in the heart of Louisville


By Skip James
Photos provided by The Galt House Hotel


With stunning event spaces from the intimate Waterford space to the grand Archibald Ballroom, The Galt House Hotel provides the perfect setting to ensure a picture-perfect wedding in Louisville. Guests can enjoy magnificent riverfront and city views while the hotel’s talented wedding associates deliver expertise in planning a romantic Louisville wedding that caters to all types of wedding ceremonies.

The Galt House is perfect for any type of wedding, offering a beautiful venue for the ceremony and reception, ample guest rooms and suites for guests visiting from out of town, plus a central location just steps away from the very best of downtown Louisville. Wedding guests can also enjoy world-class dining in the on-property bar and restaurant concepts. For a classy wedding brunch or upscale rehearsal dinner, Swizzle Dinner & Drinks, the retro-style supper club located on the hotel’s 25th floor, offers private dining spaces. Guests can even buy out the space for spectacular views of the city and unparalleled service. 

The Galt House offers wedding packages for couples looking for a one-stop, no-stress wedding experience. The package includes linens, staging for a dance floor and DJ, tables and chairs elegantly arranged with mirror centerpieces and votive candles, a complimentary two-bedroom suite and a bottle of champagne for the big day. The hotel offers over 130,000 square feet of beautifully renovated event space, with ballrooms boasting ambient lighting fixtures and sparkling chandeliers. The Archibald Ballroom, the hotel’s most prominent and modern ballroom, is complete with glass doors leading to an outdoor balcony overlooking the city park and can accommodate up to 350 guests for the grandest of celebrations.

The hotel’s stunning suites offer plentiful space for wedding parties to prepare for the big day, with private balconies, multiple bedrooms and sweeping windows. The suites are ideal for pre-ceremony bridal pampering and a luxe retreat after a long evening of festivities. Those choosing the hotel as their venue will impress their guests with unforgettable Southern hospitality displayed through delicious catering services, abundant buffets, signature libations, and dazzling decor and visuals. The Galt House is the perfect venue for an excellent, fun-filled wedding of a lifetime in the heart of Louisville from bourbon enthusiasts, foodies and Louisville locals. 

The Galt House Hotel, which recently emerged from an $80 million transformative renovation, hosts 1,310 sophisticated guest rooms, suites and 130,000 square feet of function space. Aside from Swizzle, the hotel has five other inventive dining concepts onsite and provides the best of Southern hospitality.  

For more information, please visit galthouse.com/weddings

The Galt House Hotel
140 N Fourth St.
Louisville, KY 40202