Barn Wedding Venue Wolfeboro NH - The Pickering House Inn
[Photos by Alanna Hogan Photography]

Wolfeboro’s incredible scenery, sparkling waters and charming downtown make it a favorite destination for engagement, wedding or elopement celebrations.  The Barn at Pickering House offers an elegant and exclusive celebration space for couples who want the rustic charm of a restored 19th century barn, but with modern luxuries and convenience to downtown activities. Pickering House offers a destination experience for a select number of Wedding Weekends each year. We give preference to couples who have secured a wedding planner.

Our Wedding Weekend package includes a minimum two-night* reservation of the entire Inn.
(*Three nights in July and August)

We are Fully Booked for 2022.
For pricing and more information for 2023, please submit a Wedding Information Request by clicking the button below:

Request Wedding Information 

PLEASE NOTE  We will be opening available 2023 booking dates on NOVEMBER 1, 2021.

The Barn at Pickering House opened in July 2018 after a complete renovation. The Barn was built in the 1800s and retains many of its original features, yet offers the convenience of central air conditioning, heating, private bathrooms, a built-in bar and additional lighting. Our unique downtown location means that you and your guests can stroll to restaurants, shops and Wolfeboro’s Lake Winnipesaukee waterfront before and after your wedding events.


General Information

The Barn at Pickering House accommodates up to 150 people for sit-down events. It features:
• 40’ x 60’ open space with lofts
• Sweeping central staircase
• Heating & air-conditioning
• Built-in bar
• Dance floor
• Rectangular & round farm tables
• Cross-back, café-style chairs
• Assorted antique furnishings
• Interior, ADA-compliant bathrooms

[Photo courtesy of Mark Spooner Photography]


Rehearsal Dinners & Receptions

Our Wedding Weekend Package includes a two-night minimum, whole Inn reservation.  You and registered Inn guests staying with us have exclusive use of the Inn and enjoy the full Pickering House Inn experience.
For your Reception or Rehearsal Dinner event, our Weekend Wedding Package includes:

  • Use of the Barn for One 5 Hour Event
  • A Combination of Rectangle and Round Farm Tables
  • Rustic Cross-back Chairs
  • Assorted Antique Serving Side Pieces/Furnishings
  • Decorative String Lighting
  • On-Site Coordination of Deliveries & Services
  • Service Staff on Duty Throughout Your Stay

Please Note: For smaller rehearsal dinners of up to 24 guests, the AVERY ROOM (at PAVILION) is available.
We provide a list of preferred vendors for rentals, catering, flowers and more.

[Photo courtesy of Mark Spooner Photography]

Additional Events

Please inquire for details about events such as:

  • Engagement Party
  • Elopement Celebrations
  • Welcome Cocktail Party
  • Private Family Dinner
  • Farewell Brunch