1890 Weddings + Events


Serving Kansas, Missouri, and the Greater Kansas City Area


Welcome to 1890 Weddings + Events, a captivating Kansas City wedding venue nestled atop rolling hills near Platte City, MO. Our historic 1890 Victorian House, strategically positioned at the front entrance of our 16-acre estate, serves as more than just a picturesque setting for weddings and special occasions—it is also the heart of our bridal suite, offering a sanctuary for pre-event preparations, overnight stays, and intimate moments.

Let us guide you through the standout features that make our Victorian House a truly exceptional bridal suite:


Bridal Suite:

  • Indulge in the dedicated bridal suite, located upstairs and complete with a half-bath, balcony overlooking the ceremony site, bed, mirror, closet, historic fireplace, and outdoor balcony access. This private space is perfect for pre-event pictures and special intimate moments.


Bridal Space for Hair and Makeup:

  • Prepare for your special day in our spacious bridal parlor area, adorned with large mirrors covering the wall—a masterpiece of a room ideal for capturing memories and getting ready with your besties for your big event.


Sleeping Accommodations:

  • Retreat to our five beautifully appointed beds (4 queens, 1 full), offering a cozy overnight stay for the bridal party and guests. Explore our overnight packages by reaching out to us at 816-584-1890 for more information.


Natural Light:

  • Immerse yourself in the gentle radiance of natural light streaming through expansive windows, crafting an enchanting ambiance and a scenic backdrop that infuses warmth into your photographs.


Modern Elegance:

  • Our 150+ year old home and bridal suite seamlessly combines modern amenities with historic Victorian charm, ensuring all your needs are covered with beautiful electrical features while maintaining all the creature comforts you’d expect.


Grand Entrance Door:

  • Utilize the home's special grand entrance and staging area for your bridesmaids and groomsmen, adding a touch of drama to your walk to our 1890 outdoor ceremony site.


Victorian Aesthetics:

  • Immerse yourself in the Victorian era with historic furniture, beautiful wallpaper, large windows, a custom wooden staircase, and intricate details, providing numerous opportunities for stunning photography.


Full Kitchen:

  • Experience the convenience of a fully equipped kitchen, complete with a refrigerator, sink, glassware, and cooking utensils. The kitchen, located on the lower floor near the dining room, caters to your party's needs effortlessly.


New AC and Updated Heating:

  • Despite its 150-year-old charm, our Victorian House boasts modern amenities, including advanced heating and air conditioning systems that ensure a pleasant environment regardless of the season.



  • Find space and convenience in three half-bathrooms and one full bathroom inside the home, providing an ideal space for your bridal party to get ready.


Wrap-Around Deck:

  • Delight in the picturesque outdoor space of our wrap-around deck, offering scenic views, intimate gatherings, and first looks of the bride and groom.


Original Sliding Doors:

  • Transform the ambiance using the original sliding doors to close off rooms upstairs, creating private spaces or capturing those precious first-look moments.


Dining Room:

  • Experience the intimacy of our dining room, adding sophistication to shared meals and gatherings. Host your rehearsal dinner inside the home for an intimate setting created by our attentive event staff.


Multi-Purpose Usage:

  • Beyond weddings, our venue is versatile and can be adapted for small, intimate weddings, dinners, baby showers, and various other gatherings. Schedule a tour of our facility or if you have some questions, call 1890 at 816-584-1890.


1890 - A Brides' Dream Getaway

Schedule a tour of our grounds and step into a world where every detail has been carefully curated. 1890 Weddings + Events is not just a venue: it's a blank canvas for you to create the  wedding of your dreams.  If you are searching for a charming bridal suite in Kansas City, you’ll be tough pressed to find one with more warmth, amenities, and beauty than 1890. 

We encourage you to view our photo gallery and learn more about us.  If you’d like to see what others have to say about their wedding experience working with us, browse some of these favorable 1890 reviews here. If we can help answer any questions for you, give us a ring at 816-584-1890. 

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