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Beautiful Garden & Outdoor Wedding Venues in Philadelphia

Posted by Anastasia Karkacheva on

To quote Ted Mosby from How I Met Your Mother, there are two important days in any love story, “the day you meet the girl of your dreams and the day that you marry her.” Weddings are probably some of the most important days of our lives.

There is no better feeling than hearing those words, till death do you part. Nonetheless, making your wedding special takes a lot of planning. But you can start by choosing the perfect, most romantic venues. 

Philadelphia is one of the most popular wedding destinations in the US and for good reason. The city is home to some amazing outdoor wedding venues that will blow you away. To help you out, we have compiled a small list of these amazing locations just for you. Here they are:


Andalusia is a historic neighborhood in Bensalem, just North of Philadelphia. It is one of the most exclusive wedding venues near the city, with its gorgeous gardens and detailed landscapes, this is the perfect venue for an outdoor celebration. The venue can fit up to 300 people. 

Andalusia is also a protected National Historic Landmark. It’s a secluded, beautiful location with a charming allure and a romantic vibe.  This makes it a perfect choice for people looking for a quiet and very intimate wedding.

Morris Arboretum 

Right next to the University of Pennsylvania is The Morris Arboretum. This is a beautiful private wedding garden sitting on up to 92 acres of land. With its collection of blossoming roses, breathtaking fragrant trees, and lushy terrain, the arboretum offers a classy wedding venue for any couple. It is one of the most romantic gardens in the city, especially for couples planning a stunning spring or summer wedding.

The Knowlton Mansion 

This romantic estate, located in North Philadelphia, is another stunning outdoor wedding venue worth your consideration. The estate sits on a 13-acre piece of land with a 19th-century mansion at the heart of it. 

It also features a conservatory with terrace access and stunning wooden pergolas sitting on a lush, well-kept landscape. The Knowlton Mansion can host up to 175 guests, making it a great choice for large gatherings.


Winterthur is a 77-acre haven, popular for its colorful and blissful azaleas. This venue has stood for over 100 years. It’s one of the most well-kept and exclusive wedding venues in the city. 

Winterthur offers relaxing dream-like outdoor venues for the perfect wedding. There are also several indoor venues for receptions and parties.

Bartram’s Garden 

Bartram’s Garden is a historic site founded back in 1728. It has remained one of the most popular wedding destinations in the city to date. The garden sits on 45 acres of land with a beautiful Coach House at the heart of everything.  

The house would be a great place for receptions and after-parties. Bartram also features a large common flower garden with fragrant and colorful blossoms. It's a romantic and secluded location for a perfect small wedding.

Finding the perfect location for your wedding is often easier said than done. But with the amazing collection of Philly’s outdoor wedding venues, it should be easy to find that perfect and intimate location.

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