Take a TourWith its elegant oak staircase, gorgeous Italian marble walls and beautifully appointed facilities, the Pere Marquette Depot offers an unparalleled site for your bridal luncheon, rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony and reception. With a variety of room design possibilities, the experts at the depot will help you create the perfect wedding.

Prepare for your special day in our Brides "Ready Room" then take your first step down the aisle on the beautiful Terrazzo floors. Expansive windows contribute to the opulent, yet intimate feeling of the depot venue.

Call us today to start planning the wedding of your dreams!

A Special Place:

  • Comfortable seating for up to 150 guests
  • Air conditioned

  • Large catering kitchen

  • Elegant, padded seating

  • Plentiful, clean, modern restrooms

  • Beautiful, historic background for photos

  • Parking accommodations

  • Ready-room for bridal parties

  • Park-like outdoor grounds

3 Steps to Reserve Your Date

1Obtain the application: the Facility Request form is available for download and at the Depot upon request. A non-refundable deposit holds the date for you. The deposit is equal to half of the first hour's rent or $100 (whichever is more). The balance is due 90 days prior to the event.

2Complete the application: complete the Facility Request and submit it to us. Once we receive your form, we will check availability and contact you. Your reservation cannot be finalized until we receive this form and the deposit by check or money order made out to GLCF..

3Submit the paperwork to Great Lakes Center Foundation, Attn: Depot Facility Coordinator, 1000 Adams St. Suite 200; Bay City, MI 48708

Everyone Loves The Depot...

"The Pere Marquette Railroad Depot was the perfect spot for our wedding. The natural lighting and vintage architecture was a perfect complement to the love that filled the room on that day. No one could stop talking about what a great location it was for a wedding!"

– Patrick and Chantal

 

Contact Us

1000 Adams Street
Bay City, Michigan USA
(989) 893-4596
peremarquettedepot@bayfoundation.org
peremarquettedepotbaycity.com