Big Day Savings: 9 Affordable Philadelphia Wedding Venues

From its scenic rivers, rich history, and iconic landmarks, Philadelphia is full of unique and fabulous locations to tie the knot that won't break the bank! From a serene pre-Revolution farm to a whimsical museum to a gorgeous Gothic-style English manor house, check out some of our favorite wedding venues that offer champagne style on a craft beer budget.


Please Touch Museum at Memorial Hall

Philadelphia, PA

Fab Features: one of the most innovative and stunning children’s museums in the world • endless unique and fun photo ops thanks to the dazzling architecture and colorful exhibits • guests can enjoy a dazzling restored 1920s carousel, a Wonderland-inspired gallery, and an urban environment with a real SEPTA bus

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Merion Tribute House

Merion Station, PA

Fab Features: gorgeous Gothic-style English manor house • ceremonies on the grand lawn followed by cocktail receptions on the flagstone terrace • the mansion is designed with dramatic architectural details like wood-beamed ceilings, slate floors, and arches carved from local stone

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Citizens Bank Park

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Fab Features: the ultimate venue for serious Phillies fans • heart-stopping views of the downtown Philadelphia skyline from multiple event spaces • enjoy exclusive behind-the-scenes tours of the dugout, batting cages, clubhouse, and more!

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Deacon

Philadelphia, PA

Fab Features: former home to the First African Baptist Church-turned-boutique hotel • the interior impresses with vaulted ceilings, arched windows, and blonde wood flooring, accented by minimalist design details like sculptural light fixtures • stylish accommodations with shops, galleries, nightlife, and more—all within easy walking distance

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Midway Arches

Coatesville, PA

Fab Features: 2 beautifully renovated historic churches • intimate celebrations inside St. Stan's with its soaring bell tower and graceful arched windows • an on-site boutique hotel offers wonderful lodging for you and your out-of-town guests, and St. Cecilia's lower hall boasts a multi-use space that can host receptions

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $

Betsy Ross House

Philadelphia, PA

Fab Features: 300-year-old colonial house • charming cobblestone courtyard provides a memorable open-air setting for an intimate ceremony, cocktail reception, or banquet• arrange a visit from Betsy Ross herself or other major colonial figures with the Once Upon A Nation History Makers

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $

Duportail House

Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania

Fab Features: pre-Revolution home and grounds with a fascinating history • three woodsy acres with a charming bridge, old growth trees, large lawns, and a gazebo • receptions on the first floor and a lovely tentable patio

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Hudson Table | Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Fab Features: fun open-concept kitchen space located in the hip Northern Liberties neighborhood • the light-filled indoor space boasts floor-to-ceiling windows, poured concrete flooring, and a soaring ceiling with exposed ductwork • al fresco celebrations on the lawn or patio

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$


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