Our Venue

Experience Classic Elegance

The Propylaeum is nestled in Indy’s old Northside neighborhood. Its expansive  grounds that include an 1890 Victorian House and Carriage House are listed on the National Register of Historic Landmarks. Its beautifully-maintained facilities have hosted hundreds of special events since 1924, and it remains the perfect venue for a classic experience in today’s world.

Built in the 1890s, the Propylaeum Mansion & Carriage House is the perfect downtown Indianapolis event venue for gatherings & events of 150 or less guests

Featuring beautiful grounds set on a picturesque corner lot with mature trees

Three-story Mansion boasts a picturesque wrap around veranda

Numerous accommodations available for events with 15 or more

All events catered by venue exclusive caterer, MBP Distinctive Catering

Opportunities for self-guided tours of the National Registered Historic Mansion

Private on-site parking for 40+ vehicles

Private overnight room accommodations offered for all catered events with 65+ guests*

(*Certain restrictions apply, please contact Propylaeum Event Office for more details)



Our Exclusive Event Caterer

Mary Beth Poe and her team of professionals have been creating distinctive events since 1987.  Offering professional catering services, MBP Distinctive Catering has the expertise your event needs. Our food is all made from scratch and we provide a wide selection along with an infinite number of combinations.  Do you have an ideal menu? We will create it!  Keeping up with current trends is our goal.  We love to impress our customers with our food. It is our biggest source of pride! MBP’s ultimate goal is to exceed our customers’ expectations with delicious food, impeccable service and attention to detail. MBP caters for any type of event, including weddings, rehearsal dinners, showers, birthday parties, corporate events and more!

Telephone: (317) 636-4444

Email: mbp@mbpcatering.com