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Barnard’s Mill & Art Museum

Barnard’s Mill & Art Museum is the heartbeat of Glen Rose, located just a short distance from our Historic Downtown Square, Barnard’s Mill offers indoor as well as outdoor event options.

Chapel in the Woods (Country Woods Inn)

Barnard’s Mill & Art Museum is the heartbeat of Glen Rose, located just a short distance from our Historic Downtown Square, Barnard’s Mill offers indoor as well as outdoor event options

Overlooking the Paluxy River, nestled in a grove of trees, this small wedding chapel will take you away to another time. For an unforgettable wedding in God’s wondrous creation…this is it!

An old-fashioned bell tower, complete with a rope pull hanging through the roof to the floor, and stained-glass windows create a unique ambiance that will take your breath away. Side windows pull up for an open-air event and benches are placed outside for an overflow crowd!

Best Western Dinosaur Valley Inn & Suites 

Best Western Dinosaur Valley Inn & Suites offers a meeting room that accommodates groups up to 35 people.  Located across from the Somervell County Expo Center, this is a great place to hold a board meeting or small association meeting.

Glen Lake Camp & Retreat Center

Glen Lake Camp is capable of accommodating various group sizes; from small Bible studies to large Christian conferences with hundreds of people. Their campus is beautifully centered around a lake with views of the Paluxy cliffside. For our groups, they offer dormitory, lodge, and hotel-style living quarters. Glen Lake Camp has 26 different living quarters and 16 meeting spaces. The meeting spaces have projectors, screens, and sound systems available upon request.  Outdoor space is also available.

High Hope Retreat

We love getting people together to celebrate life!
You can now host your own private celebration, wedding, reunion, or corporate event at High Hope. Our event coordinators will help you plan logistics, gather wildflower bouquets, and everything in-between. Book the entire wildlife sanctuary including homes, camping areas, yoga studio, StarPad, and Stone Circle.
Max carrying capacity is 200 people.

Inn on the River

Inn on the River is an extraordinary 22-room inn and group meeting facility located in the historic district of Glen Rose. Nestled in the trees along the banks of the Paluxy River, the historic Inn on the River has perfected the concept of settling down to business.  Their intimate size allows them to cater to the individual needs within a small group and to truly give personal service.  Inn on the River offers Complete Meeting Packages that consists of single occupancy or double occupancy accommodations, three gourmet meals, morning and afternoon refreshment breaks, use of the conference center and basic audiovisual equipment. 

Monarch Meadows Farm

Looking for the best venue for your upcoming wedding celebration, birthday party, family dinner, or a baby shower? Monarch Meadows Farm is considered one of the most beautiful wedding and event venues in Glen Rose, TX. To customize your event, we offer many unique features,  great room, outdoor patio, a grand ground, and much more. With great customer service on top-of-mind, our main focus is always on our clients, that begins the moment we start working with you. With our personal touch and experience, we’ll make your event one to remember!

Oakdale Park

Glen Rose’s Historic Oakdale Park features several options for large groups hold events, and to stay overnight. “Hangout” meeting space – Accommodates up to 60, Tables & Chairs included, 18’x37′ meeting space includes full kitchen and restroom. “Outdoor Pavilion” 40’x85′ covered pavilion space, lighted, open-air venue.  Adjacent to the Outdoor Kitchen. “Outdoor Kitchen” meeting space – Accommodates up to 20 people, tables & chairs included, 17’x28′ indoor space includes full kitchen and windows open toward the Outdoor Pavilion area. “Convention Center” meeting space – 40’x90′ area accommodates up to 300 when used complete, or can be divided into two individual meeting spaces.  Each area is complete with a full kitchen, common foyer, and men’s and women’s restroom.

Sexton Mill

The large and open design filled with entertainment and party necessities is a perfect venue for weddings, reunions, birthdays, company parties, and so much more!

Safari Pavilion at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

The Safari Pavilion at Fossil Rim is an ideal location for off-site business meetings, wedding rehearsals/receptions, or family gatherings.

Somervell County Citizen’s Center


Somervell County Expo Center

The Somervell County Expo Center has been the premier location for exciting equestrian events and cattle futurities, industry tradeshows, award-winning performance, and more. “The Exposition Hall” offers Kitchenette, 110 – 8ft Rectangle Tables, 40 – 60in Round Tables, 1500 Chairs, Retractable walls for 3 split rooms.  Room 1 – 62′ x 39′, Room 2 – 50′ x 62′, Room 3 – 28′ x 36′. “Wrangler Main Area” offers Arena Floor – 130 x 254, Climate Controlled, Permanent Seating Capacity – 2000, Concert Capacity – 4500,  Cattle Holding Pens for up to 1400, State of the Art PA System, LED Lights for TV Broadcast, John Deere Tractors, Ground Hog, Black Widow, Parma, Groomer & 4-N-1 Reveal Drags, 2 Concession Stands, 3 Jumbo Ceiling Fans, 2 Sets Roping Chutes, 6 WW Bucking Chutes,  Show Office, Campus-Wide Wifi Access. “United Ag & Turf Show Barn” offers Arena Floor – 100 x 200, Two Story Indoor Announcer Stand, State of the Art Sound System, Jumbo Ceiling Fans, LED Lighting, Arena Concessions, 8 Wash Racks.

Texas Amphitheater

Texas Amphitheater is a massive outdoor structure that boasts 3200 seats and is the nation’s only outdoor stage surrounded by a 45,000-gallon moat and features a rain curtain. With walls and arches soaring 40 feet high, and a 4000 square foot stage, The Texas Amphitheater is a stunning Glen Rose landmark, visible from miles away. The amphitheater has become a favored venue for school events, dance recitals, and outdoor church meetings, and more.