Friends of the Story Mansion

Organizations or individuals renting space at the Story Mansion have the option of renting portions the physical building space (first floor of the Mansion) and/or the surrounding mansion grounds.

A Versatile Venue

The Story Mansion and the grounds creates a central, residential venue for a variety of events and/or meetings. Organizations or individuals can rent space according to agreed terms for use, clean-up, and deposit.

Holiday Tea
Holiday Tea 2011. Photo by Nonnie Thompson

Under the stars at Story Under the Stars
Story Under the Stars. Photo by Mark Hufstetler

Wedding at the Story Mansion
Photo by Anne Sherwood ©2009

Trick-or-Treat at the Story
Trick-or-Treat. Photo by Mark Hufstetler
Private Business Uses (Small-Venue)
  • Retreats
  • Seminars
  • Conferences
  • Meetings
  • Workshops
Private Uses
  • Family Reunions
  • Weddings
  • Special Occasion Parties
Community Uses
  • Cultural Heritage Tours
  • Nonprofits, Meetings and Training
  • Educational Presentations
  • Public Seminars & Workshops
  • Music and Artistic Performances
  • Community Events (e.g., Story Under the Stars)
  • Art Displays
  • Cultural Performances
  • History and Culture Presentations

The Mansion Space

The first floor of the Mansion, includes a(n):

  • Entry/Foyer
  • Library
  • Drawing Room
  • Dining Room
  • Solarium
  • Office
  • Wraparound Porch
  • Catering Kitchen*

* Note: The Kitchen is a catering kitchen, suitable for staging and serving food for events. It does not include a full kitchen for cooking and preparing food. The catering kitchen includes a refrigerator, counter space for prep and a microwave.

How to Rent the Story Mansion

The Story Mansion is owned by the City of Bozeman. The City of Bozeman Parks and Recreation department is responsible for making book arrangements. The rate schedule and booking arrangements are current through 2012. To book the Story Mansion, please contact the City of Bozeman Parks and Recreation Department or call 406-582-2910.

The Story Mansion is located at 811 S. Willson at the corner of College Ave.