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A Unique Maryland Wedding Venue

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The William F. Bolger Center’s beautiful grounds and historic buildings are the perfect Maryland venue for your next special event here in Potomac. Whether you are planning a joyous celebration, a fairytale wedding, or a glittering social event, our extraordinary grounds and unique estate has everything you will need to make your event both memorable and successful.

Select your Maryland wedding venue: the historic Stained Glass Hall, a chapel that is original to the property or the elegantly appointed Franklin Ballroom. Our 46 acres of picturesque grounds and meadows also provide an incredible setting for outdoor weddings, receptions and special events. With each glance, your guests will be rewarded with visually stunning rooms, lovely gardens and venue space that will enhance any occasion.

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Stained Glass Hall

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The Stained Glass Hall is an original and historic chapel on the William F. Bolger Center grounds. The stunning hall has beautiful vaulted ceilings and soaring stained glass windows lining each side of the chapel, creating a beautiful setting for your special day. The hall accommodates up to 180 people and is easily used for both ceremonies and receptions.

Franklin Ballroom

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Our larger ballroom offers over 7,000 square feet of elegantly appointed space for your event. Every modern convenience is available, from state of the art audiovisual technology to modern lighting and seating arrangements. This ballroom accommodates up to 500 people. Adjacent to the ballroom is a beautifully manicured garden and reception courtyard.

Overland Room

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The Overland Room offers 1,500 square feet of space and can accommodate up to 150 people. Ideal for a more intimate event, this smaller space offers easy access to the campus’s lovely exterior gardens. With stained glass windows and a vaulted ceiling, this venue is ideal for special occasions and ceremonies.


  • Planning

At the William F. Bolger Center, we understand different events require different solutions, and each event should reflect the individual desires and styles of the clients who are planning them. Our dedicated planners are here to help you design each aspect of your event, using both attention to detail and artistic flair – from the latest trends in décor and catering to the best in entertainment and guest services. Contact our team of experts to choose from our extensive list of packages and enhancements, or create a completely customized event to make your day memorable for you and your family & friends.

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We welcome the opportunity to serve you, and look forward to helping you plan and celebrate your special day.

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