New York's Rustic Wedding Gems: 16 Captivating Barns, Farms, and Historic Homes

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, and 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.


Wedding Barn at Lakota's Farm

Cambridge, NY

Sunny Romantic Walk at Wedding Barn at Lakota's Farm

Style: 1800s restored barn set on 36 acres featuring peaceful pastoral vistas, a stream and spring-fed ponds, 7 additional barns, and a historic homestead.
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $$ • $$$


Crested Hen Farms

Barn at Crested Hen Farms

Style: Picturesque, 32-acre working farm at the base of Mohonk Mountain features a circa-1830 English-Dutch dairy barn. 
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


Wolf Oak Acres


Barn at Wolf Oak Acres


Style: Gorgeous countryside ranch spread over 206 secluded acres that include ponds, gorges, woods, streams, meadows, waterfalls, and gardens.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $$


Letterbox Farm

Barn View at Letterbox Farm

Style: Working farm with fields, 30 acres of forest, and views of the surrounding mountains…along with a guesthouse and the freshest seasonal foods.
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $ • $$


Oak Hill

Nighttime Barn Reception at Oak Hill

Style: Bluff-top manor house presiding over 130 scenic acres in a private woodland park, with fabulous Hudson River and Catskill Mountains views.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $ • $$


Historic Barns of Nipmoose

Barn View at Historic Barns of Nipmoose

Style: Three beautifully restored, rustic-chic barns and multiple ceremony areas like a grove of aspens and in front of a magnificent stone wall.
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $ • $$


Blenheim Hill Farm

Barn Reception at Blenheim Hill Farm

Style: Historic “living farm” dating back to the 1700s with lakeside ceremony site and 150-year-old barn for receptions.
Catering: Provided in-house
Price: $$


The BARN at Liberty Farms

Barn Reception at The BARN at Liberty Farms

Style: Idyllic 300-acre working organic farm and equestrian center that boasts an extraordinary refurbished barn, plus a tentable hilltop site for outdoor ceremonies and receptions.
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $$


The Roxbury Barn and Estate

Outdoor Woodsy Ceremony at The Roxbury Barn

Style: Captivating 42-acre estate includes a boldly redesigned carriage barn, lush perennial gardens, ponds, a large roofed pavilion with a spectacular mountain vista, and a dramatic pine grove for ceremonies.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $$


Stable Gate Barn, Lodge and Vineyard

Barn Reception at Stable Gate Barn, Lodge and Vineyard

Style: Vineyard, fields, and horse pastures that offer lots of photo ops, in addition to great event spaces like a cozy rustic lodge, a 19th-century Dutch barn, and ceremony sites among the vines.  
Catering: Provided in-house
Price: $ • $$


Burlap and Beams

Barn Entry at Burlap and Beams

Style: Hilltop farm with sweeping views and wonderfully preserved farm buildings, as well as a rustic main barn and a tentable stone patio.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $$


Stonewall Estate

Red Barn at Stonewall Estate

Style: Catskills estate including a hilltop meadow with a fab valley view, an 8,000 square-foot barn for dinner and dancing, and a comfortable farmhouse for 20 overnight guests.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $$


The Inn at West Settlement

Outdoor Ceremony at Inn at West Settlement

Style: Cozy inn and farmhouse with a meadow, pond and gardens, plus a classic shake shingle-roofed barn for an incredible reception.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $ • $$


Hayloft on the Arch

Barn Reception at Hayloft on the Arch

Style: Stunningly upgraded rustic, vintage dairy barn, plus a streamside ceremony setting with open fields and a wildflower meadow.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $$


Handsome Hollow

Barn at Handsome Hollow

Style: Former Amish dairy barn that's been lovingly restored and is now a stunning, romantic and rustic-chic event venue surrounded by pristine wilderness.
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $$


The Barn at Lord Howe Valley

Indoor Reception at The Barn at Lord Howe Valley

Style: Private, rural venue Set on 77 gorgeous acres with dozens of picturesque ceremony spots and a dramatic post-and-beam barn.
Catering: Bring your own
Price: $ • $$


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