Find Wedding Ideas: Historic Wedding Venues

Do you or your fiancé consider yourselves history buffs?

If so, why not get married at a historic venue? We list some of the country's best historic venues below so you can get married in the midst of a bygone era.

14 of Boston's Most Captivating Historic Wedding Venues

Boston Park Plaza

Dating back to 1630, Boston is one of the country's oldest cities, and for couples searching for a unique place to get married that's a very good thing. From elegant mansions and private estates to gilded-age hotels and a museum, Boston's historic wedding venues provide one-of-a kind settings filled with all the charm and opulence of a bygone era.

7 of Chicago's Best Historic Wedding Venues

Millenium Knickerbocker HotelIf you love the architecture, elegance, and opulence of the Gilded Age or glamorous 1920s, Chicago offers a wealth of historic wedding venues that will transport you to a bygone era.

5 Downtown Houston Wedding Venues With Style

Downtown Houston has a wealth of captivating wedding venues, many of which boast a historical pedigree—along with plenty of style.

Weddings "Big Easy" Style! 10 of New Orleans' Most Desirable Wedding Locations

Weddings "Big Easy" Style! New Orleans' Most Desirable Wedding Locations

New Orleans is a top U.S. vacation—and wedding—destination, a special place where  the unique mix of history, culture, music, and cuisine creates an irresistible vibe. It's equally appealing for weddings, with venues that are certain to charm you, from historic mansions to an industrial-chic former coffee warehouse.

10 Florida Wedding Venues With Tons of History & Charm!

Florida Wedding Venues With Tons of History & Charm!

Bring a bit of the past into your present by hosting your wedding at one of Florida's fabulous historic venues. From a turn-of-the-century hotel and ancient monastery to private estate mansions and a waterfront museum, you have a wide variety of choices with lots of indoor and outdoor options for your event.

French Quarter Favorites: NOLA Wedding Locations We Know You'll Love!

French Quarter Favorites: NOLA Wedding Locations We Know You'll Love!

History, elegance, architectural splendor, romance, and fun are all reflected in the wedding venues you'll find in New Orleans' fabulous French Quarter. Your options range from a gorgeous century-old home and vintage hotel to the exuberant House of Blues. Lush landscaping and amazing food are also frequently part of the scene!

7 Historic Maryland Wedding Venues That Will Sweep You Off Your Feet

Historic Maryland Wedding Venues That Will Sweep You Off Your Feet

Searching for a historic landmark or memorable estate in Maryland is like hitting the mother lode. And lucky for you, many of these treasures—some dating as far back as colonial times—are available for special events. So check out our list and have fun as you explore these great wedding venues.

Southern Charm at Its Best: Historic Savannah Venues We Know You'll Love!

The Mackey House

Savannah boasts the largest National Historic Landmark District in the U.S. and it happens to be in the heart of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. In addition to cobblestone streets, manicured gardens, and parks shaded by Spanish moss-laden oaks, you’ll find some captivating wedding venues. Here are a half dozen that will pique your interest!

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