Located in the heart of Maplewood Village, this Georgian Revival style mansion and adjoining auditorium have been a hub for Maplewood’s vibrant cultural and civic life for over eight decades. Completed in 1930 as an elegant home for the Maplewood Woman’s Club, The Woodland is owned and operated by the Township of Maplewood which is dedicated to its use for cultural, educational and recreational activities that reflect the diverse character of this unique community.


The Woodland contains two unique spaces which are available for private parties and public events:

The Great Hall

Ideal for larger public performances and private events

  • 5,000 square feet of open space
  • Can accommodate up to 400
  • Hardwood floor
  • Spectacular forty foot high barreled ceiling
  • Proscenium stage
  • Large catering kitchen
  • Newly renovated restrooms
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The Parlor

Perfect for smaller parties, meetings, intimate performances

  • 2,000 square feet
  • Can accommodate up to 150
  • Original crown molding, two decorative fireplaces, hardwood floors
  • Serving pantry
  • Newly renovated restrooms
  • Ideal studio and rehearsal space
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All rentals require a 3 hour minimum. Additional fees may apply.

*Reduced rates available for Maplewood residents and charitable organizations.

  • Use of chairs and tables included
  • Weekend rates are effective Friday - Sunday
  • 50% deposit due with signed agreement with balance due 60 days prior to event
  • Refundable $250 security deposit due two weeks prior to event
  • Additional insurance may be required for certain events
  • Events of 200 or more require a police presence
  • 11PM curfew strictly enforced
  • 1 hour of free set up time included

For more information please contact the Maplewood Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs at 973 843-7157 or email to info@thewoodlandnj.com

Getting Here

  • The Woodland
  • 60 Woodland Road
  • Maplewood, NJ 07040
  • 973-843-7157

The Woodland offers ample onsite parking and is conveniently located only 30 minutes from Manhattan aboard NJ Transit.

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