Main Street Abbey is located in the small town of beautiful Columbia, IL. Built in 1866, The Abbey has been a staple of Historic Main Street for over 130 years and has since been renovated into one of the area’s premier event spaces. Reconstructed carefully, with attention to detail, the Abbey is a crossroads of nostalgic history and state of the art technology. Just minutes from downtown St. Louis, MO, Main Street Abbey is a unique place to host your event. Your guests are sure to be amazed by the striking arched ceilings and radiant, original stained glass windows. Complimented by a gorgeous Terrace, the Abbey is a perfect all inclusive venue for your wedding ceremony/reception, business meeting, conference, or holiday party.