Boston Conference Center
64 Pleasant Street, PO Box 458
Wenham, MA 01984

Boston Conference Center

Our Unique Venue Offerings

Welcome to the Boston Conference Center

Set against the serene backdrop of a picturesque lakeside, the Boston Conference Center stands out as not just a venue, but as a destination that offers a seamless blend of natural beauty and functional space. Established in 1977 by Rick Solano and nestled within the lush, green expanse of Massachusetts, our center has been the venue of choice for those looking to create memorable moments, whether it be for corporate events, weddings, or special celebrations.

Our Unique Venue Offerings

Imagine hosting your event with a panoramic view of a glistening lake, surrounded by tall pines and the fresh, invigorating air of the New England countryside. Our venue spans eight acres, providing versatile indoor and outdoor spaces that include a giant covered pavilion, perfect for any New England-style wedding or event. With the capacity to accommodate up to 375 guests, we offer exclusivity and privacy, ensuring that every event is intimate and personal.

Making Memories

At the heart of our ethos is the belief in creating fun, lasting memories. Beyond the scenic views and elegant spaces, we offer activities like fishing and swimming in our pond, making for delightful experiences that children and adults alike can enjoy. Our aim is to blend the charm and elegance of our venue with the simple joys of outdoor activity, making every event unforgettable.

Ideal Setting for Any Event

Whether planning a corporate outing, a picturesque wedding, or a special celebration, our center provides a perfect backdrop. Our facilities are designed to host a variety of events, including clambakes, barbecues, training sessions, meetings, and team-building exercises. The tranquility and beauty of our setting also serve as a source of inspiration, fostering creativity and camaraderie among attendees.

Dedicated Team

Expert Planning Assistance

Our dedicated team, with years of event planning experience, is here to assist you every step of the way. From the initial stages of planning to the day of the event, we work tirelessly to ensure that every detail is perfected, allowing you to relax and enjoy your special day. Our commitment to excellence is evident in the personalized service we provide to each of our clients.

Culinary Excellence

The culinary experience at our venue is nothing short of exceptional. With menus tailored to meet your specific tastes and dietary requirements, our team of culinary experts strives to deliver dishes that delight and impress. From elegant dinners to casual barbecues, our focus on quality and flavor is unwavering.

Unparalleled Accessibility

Located just thirty minutes north of Boston, our center combines the tranquility of a secluded retreat with the convenience of easy access. Ample parking and proximity to local accommodations ensure that guests can arrive and depart with ease, making it an ideal choice for both local and out-of-town guests.

Sustainability Commitment

We pride ourselves on our commitment to environmental consciousness. From green building practices to promoting sustainable event planning options, we take steps to minimize our ecological footprint. It's our way of ensuring that the natural beauty that surrounds us can be enjoyed by generations to come.

Why Choose Us

Choosing the Boston Conference Center means opting for a venue that offers more than just a beautiful setting. It means choosing an experience that is meticulously crafted, from the planning stages to the execution. Our rich history, combined with a forward-thinking approach to event hosting, sets us apart as a premier venue in Massachusetts.

Each event is a unique opportunity to create something extraordinary, and we are passionate about helping our clients achieve just that. Our picturesque lakeside setting, combined with state-of-the-art facilities and a team dedicated to your needs, makes us the perfect choice for your next event. We invite you to contact us to schedule a tour and start planning your special day at a venue where nature, charm, and convenience converge.

Dedicated Team

What are Boston's major convention centers?

When you think about Boston and its convention centers, two names probably spring to mind: the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) and the Hynes Convention Center. Both of these facilities play a pivotal role in Boston's economic and social landscape, hosting a wide array of events from international conventions to local meetings. While these are the flagships, it's worth mentioning venues like our Boston Conference Center, nestled in a picturesque lakeside setting, offering a unique blend and alternative to the urban convention spaces. Our center caters to those seeking a more intimate, nature-infused setting for their events, away from the hustle and bustle but still within a stone's throw of the city.

What is the largest convention center in Massachusetts?

Massachusetts' largest convention center is the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC). With its imposing 516,000 square feet of contiguous exhibition space and state-of-the-art facilities, it's a behemoth in the world of convention centers. However, size isn't everything. For those looking for a more tailored and intimate experience, venues like the Boston Conference Center provide a beautiful alternative. Set amidst the natural beauty of Massachusetts, our venue offers a retreat-like atmosphere, perfect for those events where setting plays a crucial role in fostering connections and inspiration among attendees.

What is the closest T stop to the BCEC?

The closest T stop to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center is the World Trade Center Station on the Silver Line. It provides easy and efficient access to one of the city's major event spaces. On a related note, for those considering a more serene setting at our Boston Conference Center, we ensure easy access with ample parking and proximity to local accommodations. We understand that convenience is key, whether you're in the heart of the city or tucked away in nature's embrace.

How much does it cost to park at Boston convention center?

Parking costs at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center can vary depending on the event and duration of your stay. Typically, rates range from $15 to $25 for general parking. In contrast, we've ensured that our Boston Conference Center offers ample parking at competitive rates to make your event as stress-free as possible. We believe in providing great value and convenience, so you can focus on what truly matters: making your event memorable.

What is the capacity of the Boston Conference Center?

Our Boston Conference Center can comfortably accommodate up to 375 guests. This capacity allows us to host a diverse range of events, from weddings and corporate outings to special celebrations, all while maintaining an intimate and personal atmosphere. It's about finding the perfect balance between spaciousness and coziness, enabling both grand gatherings and more focused, meaningful interactions among participants.

What sustainability efforts are implemented at the Boston Conference Center?

At the Boston Conference Center, our commitment to sustainability is woven into the fabric of our operations. We've embraced green building practices, encourage sustainable event planning among our clients, and constantly look for ways to minimize our ecological footprint. This dedication to environmental stewardship isn't just about adhering to trends; it's a core part of our belief that the beautiful natural setting we enjoy should be preserved for future generations to delight in as much as we do today.

What makes the Boston Conference Center a unique venue for events?

What truly sets the Boston Conference Center apart is our blend of natural beauty with functional event space. Our lakeside setting, complete with picturesque views and outdoor activities like fishing and swimming, offers a unique opportunity to create memorable, engaging experiences for guests. Combine this with our dedicated team's expertise in event planning and a commitment to personalized service, and you have a venue that not only meets but exceeds expectations. It's about offering an experience that is as enriching and fulfilling as the events themselves.


  • Massachusetts Government Website - Official website of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts providing information on various state resources and services.
  • New England Magazine - A publication covering the culture, lifestyle, and attractions of New England, including Massachusetts.
  • U.S. Department of Environmental Protection - Government agency dedicated to protecting human health and the environment, promoting sustainability and conservation efforts.
  • Visit Boston - Official tourism website for the city of Boston, offering information on attractions, events, and accommodations.

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