The Green Door at Mill 1

Amanda-Hakan-130This famous Mill 1 landmark is actually in Mill 4, where our large ceremony space is located.   Mill 4 is adjacent to Mill 1 and both buildings are part of Open Square in Holyoke, Massachusetts. One of the special benefits of a having your wedding in a restored mill includes using unique historic backdrops like this green door. Timeless elements help ensure you’ll love your wedding portraits for years and years to come.

MistyTimmy7The green door is a historic fire door. A fire door is a door with a fireresistance rating used as part of a building’s passive fire protection system to reduce the spread of fire or smoke between compartments and to enable safe egress from a building or structure or ship. This fire door separated Mill 4 from the giant belt tower behind the door.

The mill has been restored into a stunning venue while still preserving the hismill (66)tory that has been a part of a community since 1848. Mill 1 has a unique ambiance that makes it a truly special place to make memories to be shared for generations to come.