• Let Colonial Hall bring simple elegance to
    your next wedding or event.
Welcome to Colonial Hall
Colonial Hall was formerly a church, a bank, and once the largest jewelry store in the country and is truly a cornerstone of Salem history. Located in the Daniel Low Building over Rockafellas Restaurant, this grand ballroom with vaulted ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors and gracious balconies is the perfect setting for your next special occasion. Whether you are hosting a family gathering of 75 or an extravagant affair for 300, Colonial Hall’s understated elegance will make any event distinctive.

Host your next special occasion at Colonial Hall and make it part of your history.

Host Your Special Occasion at Colonial Hall

Simple Elegance
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Award Winning Menu
Enjoy a delicious meal prepared by our Executive Chef that your guests will not long forget. We offer a customized menu option to give your event a personal touch. Let our professional catering manager assist you in creating the perfect menu for your event.
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Located in Historical Salem, MA

Colonial Hall at Rockafellas
was formally a church, a bank and once the largest jewelry store in the country and is truly a cornerstone of Salem history. Located in the Daniel Low Building, this grand ballroom with vaulted ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors and gracious balconies is the perfect setting for your next special occasion. Let Colonial Hall with its detailed architecture and elegant chandelier set the tone for your next special occasion.
Whether you are hosting a family gathering of 75 guests or an extravagant air of 400, Colonial Hall’s understated elegance will make any event distinctive. With our palatial ballroom, spacious balconies and two small private function rooms we are able to create an event as unique as you are. Host your next special occasion at Colonial Hall and make it part of your history.

Tell Us A Little &
We'll Show You A Lot

Give us the who, what and when of your special event and we'll show you where you and your guests can dance the night away.
Define Your Day-of Needs
From professional photographers, DJ's, florists and more. Let us know what you're looking for to make your dream event come true and we'll pair you with the perfect vendors.
The Perfect Floorplan
Colonial Hall is very spacious and allows for a wide variety of layouts. We will create a custom layout to fit your needs, that is our specialty.

Looking for a place to host your Summer/Fall 2024 Wedding?

We have a few select dates available for both intimate as well as large scale weddings.
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Testimonials

We had our wedding reception in the venue of our dreams! We could not wait for all of our family and friends to see this beautiful venue in Salem! With high ceilings, a stunning chandelier and hardwood floors, this venue sparkled! I work in luxury hotels and the service from Michelle, our coordinator and her team was five-stars...

Rachel H.

Colonial Hall was amazing for our wedding. Everything was perfect. I cannot thank Michelle enough for everything she did. She is so great at what she does and is very familiar with all vendors in the area, so she can help make great suggestions. Michelle is great at responding to emails (and at all hours!) and making sure everything goes smoothly...

Megan

We had our June 29th Wedding reception at Colonial Hall. We have nothing but amazing things to say about our experience of working with them. Their staff and coordinator (Michelle) are wonderful and took their time to make sure that everything was perfect. This venue is truly a hidden gem....

Brittany D.

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