Event Rentals

Dine like George Washington!
The American Independence Museum is pleased to offer the historic 1775 Folsom Tavern and grounds of the Museum available for business and community functions and meetings.

The expanded use of this building helps raise public awareness and increase appreciation of the museum’s historic structures and grounds.

Regular Rental Fees
Folsom Tavern $200.00 per hour
Exterior Grounds $150.00 per hour
Tavern and Grounds $350.00 per hour
AIM Business Member Rate
Folsom Tavern $180.00 per hour
Exterior Grounds $135.00 per hour
Tavern and Grounds $315.00 per hour
Local and Small 501c3 Rate*
Folsom Tavern $100.00 per hour
Exterior Grounds $75.00 per hour
Tavern and Grounds $175.00 per hour

All event rentals include docent(s) for one hour during the event to provide interpretation about Folsom Tavern and its revolutionary history, such as George Washington’s visit in 1789! All proceeds from rental functions directly support the preservation and growth of the American Independence Museum.

All event rentals have a two-hour minimum and eight-hour maximum, unless otherwise noted. All events must end by 10 pm. Maximum of 50 guests permitted in Folsom Tavern. The Tavern’s Assembly Room can hold a maximum of 30 seated guests. The Tavern’s Small Meeting Room can accommodate up to 18 seated guests. Due to the historic nature of our building, the Tavern is not handicap accessible.

*Local and small 501c3 rate has a one-hour minimum with a four-hour maximum– may reserve only during Museum open hours or weekday evenings, dependent on Museum schedule.

Rent the Tavern!

Contact Emma or Victoria for more information at 603-772-2622 or events@independencemuseum.org, or
Fill out our contact form!