The Maxwell

The Maxwell


Cottage Core Venue minutes from downtown Raleigh


Imagine a roaring fireplace, statement chandeliers and an abundance of natural light. The Maxwell, is a luxury wedding venue in Raleigh. This modern event space brings you every detail you could ask for to fulfill your greatest dreams on one of your most memorable days. 

The Maxwell features contemporary architecture and beauty in its simplest form. This Raleigh NC wedding venue has a minimalist vibe that can be transformed into any couple’s wedding vision.

The Maxwell – Minimalist Luxury Wedding Venue in Raleigh

With the inclusion of a lounge, a lawn and patio, and The Great Room, host a wedding for up to 300 guests. Enjoy the ceremony in the warm ambiance of The Great Room or on the lawn if outdoors is more your groove, then head out to the open air patio or The Lounge for cocktail hour under the warm glow of string lights. Feast and dance under the Great Room’s chandeliers, ending the night with your loved ones and endless possibilities. 

Prepare for your day in the serenity of the private suite, relaxing with your close ones and complimentary champagne.

Bar services are provided through the venue. However, catering is not in house. Your event coordinator will provide a list of preferred caterers. And trust us, they all adore working at this classy establishment. 

Located less than four miles from downtown Raleigh, The Maxwell is in close proximity to hotels, restaurants, and other activities for your guests’ leisure. At the venue, guests are welcome to ample parking, temperature control, a seating planning program, and other amenities. The possibilities are endless! Let your wedding dreams come into fruition at The Maxwell.

Family Owned and Operated

NC couples will be happy to know that The Maxwell is a local, family-owned business. With the utmost attention to detail, The Maxwell has been designed to accommodate flawless events. Wow your wedding guests with The Maxwell’s carefully curated indoor and outdoor spaces.

“Our mission is to provide a timeless backdrop for celebrations of all kinds and make sure our clients feel like part of our family, too.” – Chelsea Hand, Owner 


The Maxwell minimalist cottage core Raleigh wedding venue

Venue Features

Outdoor Space On-Site, Outside Catering Allowed, Rehearsal Dinners, Contemporary & Clean
Guest Count
Less than 100, 100-200, Over 200

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