This 120 year old architectural gem is one of the most beautiful and impressive heritage buildings that is literally in the theatrical heart of downtown St. John's. Boasting four performance rooms, a massive pipe organ, a dungeon (chamber of reflection), pillars, ornate ceiling medallions, pianos in every room, numerous historic Masonic symbols and plenty of mystery and intrigue to inspire great artistic and creative thought, it is a highly sought after event venue.
Capacity for events held in the main room are:
• 120 Guests with tables & chairs
Renovations on upper floor are currently in progress and will allow for 250-300 guests by 2018.
Masonic Rental Points
12,000 usable square feet
over three stories:
Mc Williams Bar, main Dining Room with performance stage,
the Official “Screech Room”
and large kitchen.
Administrative offices, 12 storage rooms, & costume bank
Under Reconstruction - 2 large function/performance rooms
We have a full catering team that operates out of our in house gourmet European styled kitchen.
Catering menus are available and we can customize food and beverage offerings based on requests.
The Masonic Temple is located in downtown St. John’s and is a registered Heritage Structure with the provincial and federal governments.
The Masonic Temple backs onto a residential neighborhood, and thus music and alcohol service stops at 1:00am and guests need to be clear of the building by 1:30am
Rental Fee is $750.00 plus HST for an all day or evening rental.
Rental fee is reduced to $375.00 plus HST dependent on event timing,(2 hour rental) and food and beverage requirements
Rental Rates for non ticketed events are subject to a $100.00 plus HST building restoration fee.
Ticketed Events are subject to $1.00 plus HST building restoration fee not to exceed $250.00.
Technical Services available, $20.00 an hour plus HST, minimum 3 hour call time. This also includes use of Screen and projector if required.
Candles are allowed, 1 votive candle per table of 4 or
2 candles per table of 8 or 10
Cake Cutting Fee is $25.00 plus HST
Once the booking is confirmed we require a deposit via credit card or cash in the amount of $250.00, at least 2 months prior to the wedding date.