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Depot Rental


Steep Your Special Event in History of Trains and the Beauty of Roses

The charming Historic MTK Depot, built in 1888, and the Memorial Rose Garden are available for showers, weddings, reunions, and meetings. The Depot features two rooms and a kitchen. The Garden features antique roses and seasonal flowers along with park benches. The garden setting and arbors provide an intimate setting for gatherings. Together the Depot and Garden can accommodate up to 150 people.


  • Front Room seats 25 – 30 people
  • Reception Room seats 30 – 35 people
  • Kitchen is galley-style with pass-through windows to the Reception Room
  • Garden features seasonal color and garden benches
  • Rental includes use of 45 chairs and 3 long tables

Depot Rental

The historic MKT Depot is available for a reasonable $200 for a minimum of 5 hours, a deposit of $100, and a $25 setup fee. The Garden is also available for $300 for a minumum of 5 hours. Additional services can be added, including more reservation time, tables and chairs, and reservation of the garden. Discount offered to Lancaster Historical Society members.

View the Depot Rental Agreement.


Check availability of the Depot by viewing our Calendar.

Reserve the Depot

Submit a deposit to reserve the Depot for a specific date.
Please include your email so that we may contact you.

Name of Event
Event Date and Time Range
Email Address


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MKT Depot and Rose Garden - 225 East Pecan Street   map
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