BRAINERD'S HISTORIC RAILROAD DISTRICT
CREATING AN EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME
Located in the heart of Brainerd, Minnesota, this amazing 47 acre estate will take your breath away as you experience venues that get to call this place home. Voted The Knot's Best Of Weddings 2021, we are proud to showcase our historic spaces dating all the way back to 1871! We are excited for the opportunity to be apart of your big day.
- 10% military discount for veterans and active military on venue spaces!
- $1500 off space rental and 10% off food and beverage for Friday or Sunday bookings in 2021!
Formerly known as the NP Event Space, we went back to it's roots to give it a name that fits the location of the old Blacksmith Shop at the Northern Pacific Center. This space holds up to 525 guests for seated dinners and up to 794 for standing room.
A classic venue located in the historic clocktower building. With 4,000 square feet of open modern space to accommodate for the perfect event. This space holds up to 150 people for seated dinner and style events up to 300 people for wedding ceremonies.
SHOWROOM & EVENT VENUE
Our curated collection of vintage furniture rentals and custom built designs. A showroom that is full of unique designs and options for you to explore. You can add these awe inspiring pieces to any event to compliment our historic venues.
This space is almost 2,000 square feet of white brick, wood floors and inviting space for relaxation and preparation for the big day. Lounging areas with plenty of space for your guests. This inspiring room awaits to enhance your event experience.
A newly renovated masculine space that provides a high class lounge experience. The lounge space provides a warm relaxing environment full of historic character. A space you will never want to leave!
With so much history in the District, it only make sense to honor and pay tribute to those who started it all back in 1871 until the final days of the NP Railroad Shops. Once the Headquarters of the Northern Pacific Center, will now be home to unique lodging experience!
COMING SPRING 2022!
MEET OUR TEAM
Grace has been with the Northern Pacific Center for over three years. She specializes in wedding events and is here to ensure that you have the best experience with our wedding venues.
Derek is here to assist and accommodate with all aspects of the Northern Pacific Center. He specializes in events and conventions at the Brainerd Exchange and loves the culture being created at the district.
Madeline does an amazing job with all aspects of setting up our beautiful event spaces. She loves the property and it shows with the time and energy she puts in to making the
NPC look amazing.
Sharon has a passion for the property and loves to show off it's historic beauty any chance she can. She prides herself in creating a welcoming district for guests to enjoy and to continue to visit year after year.