Host your Garden Wedding or Event in the Historical Gardens of Frederick County, Maryland. Listed as
Detour is an example of an eighteenth century mill village that evolved into a small town with the coming of the Western Maryland Railroad. Begun in the 1790's it is believed that Abraham Lincoln visited here. He was a close friend of the owners and Lincoln referred to him in his writings. Prosperity Mansion is set in the beautiful countryside, this is an estate of rare and beautiful distinction. Our venue offers a wonderful blend of historic detailing and modern amenities. Enjoy a private setting with a small town feel. Experience the tranquility of acres of open fields and mature trees. Offering gracious gardens, patios and fountains for outdoor entertaining. The picturesque setting is the perfect backdrop for a garden wedding, retreat, or family gathering.