Lake Winnipesaukee Private Event Venue | Pickering House Inn

Private Gatherings

The Barn at Pickering House offers a casually chic setting for all types of private events, from executive retreats and meetings to family reunions, birthday and anniversary celebrations,  and more. Our lovingly restored 19th century barn provides the rustic feel of a classic New England barn in a surprising location in the heart of downtown Wolfeboro, just a short walk from the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee.

  The Barn accommodates gatherings of 25 up to 150 people for sit-down events.

Holiday Parties

Celebrate the holidays by hosting your event at The Barn at Pickering House! We have limited availability for cocktail parties and corporate events for groups of 24 to 100 people. Email for more information!

For gatherings smaller than 24, consider joining us at one of our Barn Dinners at Pickering House! We can seat your group together at our long farm tables for a fun, festive, easy way to host a holiday gathering!

Private Events

Family reunions. Anniversary celebrations. Milestone birthdays. A getaway with a group of friends. Bon voyage parties. There are so many reasons to celebrate life – particularly when life brings you to Wolfeboro and Pickering House Inn! When you host a celebration at Pickering House, you have the option of reserving the entire Inn, grounds and staff just for you and your guests. Enjoy a scrumptious breakfast in the Pickering’s Kitchen; step out the door to explore the shops, docks and trails in downtown Wolfeboro; relax on our wraparound porch; savor spirits and snacks in the evening; and maybe even enjoy a private Pickering House Innkeeper’s Supper! Already have a place to stay?Ask about hosting your event in The Barn at Pickering House without purchasing a room block in the Inn!

We look forward to working with you to create the perfect gathering with friends or family. After you provide a little information, we will be pleased to present a custom proposal for your event.

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Meetings & Retreats

It is definitely not “business as usual” at Pickering House. When you want to add an extra dose of inspiration to your meeting or retreat, why not break out of the standard hotel conference room? The Barn at Pickering House offers a 19th century venue equipped with WiFi and sound equipment. Additional A/V equipment can be coordinated as needed. Reserve the Barn for a day-time meeting or the entire Inn, grounds and Barn for a truly memorable retreat.

Let us know a bit more about your needs and we will send you a customized proposal.

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