"I believe that a companionship such as chance had established between us could lead to one end [marriage], and I never lost hope in the good fates which watch over human life."
- A letter from Oakes to Blanche
Borderland’s grounds are popular for hosting weddings and other private events. These events require advance notice and a special-use permit, which is available from DCR for a small fee. If you are interested in hosting an event at Borderland, please click the button below for instructions to obtain a special-use permit.
Questions or to see if the day is available, please feel free to email the park at: Borderland.email@example.com. Please note, the interior of the Ames Mansion is not available for wedding events.
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