Fit for a Fairytale: 13 Historic Wedding Venues in New Jersey

Who knew that New Jersey is home to so many historic—and amazing—wedding venues? Each of the locations listed below comes with an interesting (or even notorious!) past, along with spectacular architecture and equally stunning event spaces. If you truly want a fairy-tale Big Day, visit any or all of these fabulous places. Hey, when your choices include mansions, a castle and a château you can't go wrong.


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Naninas In The Park
The Park Savoy Estate

Naninas In The Park

The Park Savoy Estate


Waterloo Village

Stanhope, NJ

Style: Enchanting restored 19th-century canal town—with 26 historic buildings, including a working mill, a rustic pavilion, and several lovely historic homes—set on expansive grounds along the Musconetcong River.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$

Atlantic City Country Club

Northfield, NJ

Style: Prestigious and historic golf club with a striking al fresco courtyard, a modern, tasteful ballroom, gorgeous gardens, and views of the sparkling Atlantic City skyline.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Fiddler's Elbow Country Club

Bedminster Township, NJ

Style: This English manor house-style country club nestled along the Lamington River boasts an elegant ballroom with floor-to-ceiling windows framing rolling golf course views.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$$

Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel

Asbury Park, NJ

Style: 100-year-old Asbury Park gem crafted in exquisite Beaux Arts style, boasting five opulent ballrooms, each rich with Victorian details like cathedral ceilings, tiered crystal chandeliers, and soaring Palladian windows overlooking the Atlantic.

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

Barrow Mansion

Jersey City, NJ

Style: Lovingly restored 1830s mansion in the heart of Jersey City, boasting opulent period furnishings, a theatre, several light-filled rooms, and even a quaint vintage bowling alley!

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

Congress Hall

Cape May, New Jersey

Style: One of the oldest beachfront resorts in America, outfitted with a three-story colonnade, flags, and red-white-and-blue bunting set against a crisp green lawn and a pristine sand beach.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Flanders Hotel

Ocean City, NJ

Style: A 1923 landmark jewel located steps from the boardwalk, pairing romantic beachside ceremonies with exquisite receptions in the Garden Room, with its skylight ceiling, curving staircases, and tranquil fountain, or one of the other luxe spaces.

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

Nassau Inn

Princeton, New Jersey

Style: Charming, colonial-style estate with lovely al fresco ceremonies amid the manicured grounds and elegant indoor events set in one of 13 beautifully appointed ballrooms and reception rooms.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Virginia Hotel and Cottages

Cape May, New Jersey

Style: Charming and impeccably restored 1879 landmark hotel and cottages nestled among lush foliage and greenery—all just a half-block from the beach.

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

Art Factory Studios

Paterson, New Jersey

Style: Cool, sprawling 19th-century former rope factory-turned-event venue with multiple unique indoor/outdoor spaces, from the intimate, cobblestoned European Courtyard to a grand loft with sky-high ceilings, wooden beams, exposed brick, and a gleaming wood floor.

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Naninas In The Park

Belleville, New Jersey

Style: Tuscan Villa-style mansion and historic park featuring blooming cherry trees in spring, and a Grand Ballroom with crystal chandeliers.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Park Savoy Estate

Florham Park, New Jersey

Style: Garden ceremony site boasts a manicured lawn and circular patio surrounded by lush greenery, while the palatial mansion lends historic charm.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Crystal Plaza

Livingston, New Jersey

Style: Sophisticated, elegant mansion filled with priceless antiques, plus a Grand Ballroom, open-air terrace, chapel, and Juliette balcony.

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

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