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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
It's hard to top Sacramento's rich and fascinating history—this is Gold Rush country, after all! Plus, it's one of the first areas settled in the state, and the longtime center of California's storied government. That means historic sites galore, from an opulent Victorian estate to a quaint vintage church. No matter which type of wedding venue speaks to you, you're sure to find something wonderful among these nostalgic Sacramento-area treasures.
With picturesque sites pre-dating the Revolutionary War, upstate New York is a treasure trove of historic farms, barns and country manor homes. Surrounded by the awesome natural beauty of the Hudson River, crystalline lakes, Catskill and Adirondack Mountain peaks, it's a four-season wonderland that's trending as a destination getaway and mecca for great organic food, wine, and sightseeing.
Whether you’re a history buff, long for the glamour of a bygone era, or just want to celebrate in a place with stories to tell, you’re in luck because New York City has a wealth of landmark wedding venues. From a Beaux Arts ballroom to a pastoral Renaissance Revival house, you’ll find spaces that are perfect for a grand affair or a cozy gathering. And to kickstart your search, we’ve curated a list of some of our faves.