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Event Rental Information
Step back in time and relax in this circa 1740 farmhouse, located within the community of Chesterbrook and situated on the fringe of Valley Forge National Historical Park. We invite you to stroll through our three acres of landscaped grounds and experience this unique pastoral setting, perfect for both indoor and outdoor events.

Duportail (Du-Por-tie’) House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and can accommodate small meetings, dinners or large parties and weddings (to 160 people) depending on usage and time of year. The first floor of the stone farmhouse and beautiful grounds are available for all your catered occasions. The outdoor patio is tented April – December (seats up to 60 guests). Other amenities include air conditioning, free parking & WI-FI and a private upstairs recently renovated sitting room for the bridal party. Duportail House is handicapped accessible and less than one mile to the nearest overnight accommodations. Only one event is scheduled per day at the Duportail.

The Duportail rental includes the use of the first floor of the house, grounds and outdoor gazebo, second floor sitting room, tables (9-60″ seating 8-10 people, 11-48″ seating 6-8 people, 8-36″ seating 2-4 people plus 2 hi-tops, 10-six-foot and 2-eight-foot banquet tables) 150 white resin chairs, and full kitchen. A 20′ X 30′ white frame tent with rolled sides covers the patio. An extra charge is applicable during the cooler months when the tent is heated.

Duportail is open to the public every Sunday from 1PM -3PM, year round. (Unless Holiday OR Special Event is scheduled)

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Availability:
Please click here to view our availability calendar.

2017/2018 Fee Schedule:
Monday-Thursday: $600/75+ guests is $750 /4-hour minimum Evenings: $800/75+ guests is $1000 /4-hour minimum

————   –  –   May, June, Sept. & Oct.      July & August       April, Nov. & Dec.      January-March

Friday or Sunday:          $2600*                        $2500*                        $2000*                       $1300*
Saturday:                        $3100*                        $2900*                        $2500*                       $1600*
* These fees include the use of Duportail House for 5 hours.
In addition to the 5-hour event, caterers are allowed 2-hour set-up and 1 hour clean-up times.
Local nonprofit organizations should inquire about reduced rates.

The Federal Barn is available for Wedding Ceremonies: Additional $250 or Cocktail Hour: Additional $350

Additional Information
Only one event is scheduled per day at the Duportail. Valet Parking/Directional Parking or Shuttles required for events of 50 or more cars. Duportail House is pet-friendly.

Security Deposit:
$500.00 Security Deposit due at the time of contract signing to hold a date. The Security Deposit is placed in an escrow account and is returned within 30 days following your event, assuming no damage.

Curfew:
Friday & Saturday: Midnight
Sunday – Thursday: 10 PM

Floor Plan & Dimensions: