It is considered one of the city's architectural masterpieces, with its soaring stained glass windows, marble floor and oak timbered ceilings.
For over 90 years, the breathtaking setting of Hart House's Great Hall has been host to some of Toronto's most memorable weddings.Over the years, Hart House has hosted hundreds of weddings, each perfectly suited to the needs of the couple and their guests. The grandeur and charm of the Hall makes it the perfect setting for a romantic wedding. For a more intimate celebration Hart House has a number of other rooms that are equally splendid. Your Wedding is one of the most important days that you share as a couple, as it celebrates your commitment and love to each other in the company of friends and family. The memories of this experience will unfold through your ceremony, reception and banquet. Hart House Catering Department is dedicated in ensuring that you make the most of this special occasion by assisting you with all the details concerning your reception and banquet. Marco Tucci, Executive Chef, creates a true culinary experience for each of the 600 events he oversees annually. A Red Seal Certified chef, Marco holds a degree in hospitality from Ryerson University. His education combined with years of experience as chef's assistant, sous chef and Executive Chef, allows him to bring a fresh approach to each of the wide range of events that take place at Hart House. Marco has had the honor of preparing meals for a host of diplomats and celebrities including, Margaret Atwood, Donovan Bailey, Romeo Dallaire, Irshad Manji, Vivienn Miller, Bob Rae and Mary Walsh, as well as for events such as the Toronto International Film Festival and Royal Agricultural Fair. Hart House contains a Great Hall, a library, and rooms for music, debating, billiards and photography. Comfortable sitting rooms, a chapel, the Justina M. Barnicke art gallery, Hart House Theatre, and two restaurants (the Arbor Room and the Gallery Grill) occupy the south wing of the House. The north wing is devoted to athletics facilities, including a gymnasium, indoor running track, swimming pool and weight room. Hart House is built around a verdant quadrangle - an oasis of tranquil, green space. Many of Hart House's historic rooms and spaces are available for weddings. Our Events & Catering department enjoys a solid reputation for outstanding, creative and innovative events.