Merging the Past with the Present
With all of the history that abounds in Richmond, it's no surprise that many weddings and receptions take place on beautiful landmarks that are rich in history and full of style. Elegant plantations with lush grounds and gardens, many with river views are popular choices.
So is historic Maymont, with its splendid grounds that include picturesque vistas, sparkling fountains, a Victorian marble gazebo, and gorgeous Italian and Japanese gardens. Another favorite historic venue that provides wonderfully unique wedding ceremonies in the city is the Valentine Richmond History Center.
In addition to all of the great historical sites where couples can tie the knot, Richmond is full of breathtaking outdoor locations. Using nature as a colorful backdrop, these weddings range from quaint garden ceremonies to elaborate outdoor productions. Area parks, private residences, and the always-in-demand Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, offer perfect settings for au natural nuptials.