Top Wedding Venues in Lancaster Pennsylvania

Lancaster Love:  Exploring the Top Wedding Venues in Lancaster Pennsylvania


Lancaster County, Pennsylvania has a picturesque landscape that serves as the as the perfect canvas for couples from all over the country seeking an enchanting setting to say, “I do.” 

Lancaster County, with the historic city of Lancaster and Penn’s Square at its hub, is ideally located.  The city is located sixty-five miles west of Philadelphia and within a three-hour driving distance of major east coast cities like New York City, Baltimore and Washington, DC.  Beyond these cities, Lancaster is also accessible via Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) and train service via Amtrak. 

With rolling hills, historic charm, and a touch of rural or rustic elegance, Lancaster County offers a diverse array of wedding venues to suit every couple’s dream.  In this extensive list, we will detail some of the top wedding venues in the region where we have provided photo booth rentals for both Weddings, corporate events, and other social occasions. In so, we are celebrating the unique features, breathtaking settings, and unmatched service each venue brings to the table.

As a photo booth rental company for ten years and based in Lancaster County, we have been to all these venues on multiple occasions and have had great experiences.  There is no intention to rank the venues on our part.  As every venue is unique and offers a variety of incredible options, ranking would be subjective at best.   Our goal is to promote the region and county, as it is, for its diversity venue of options.


The Star Barn at Stone Gables Estate

Location:  Elizabethtown, PA

Setting: Meticulously restored barns in a picturesque village

Highlights: The Star Barn, a Victorian chapel, and a restored Carriage House.

The Star Barn Village is a meticulously restored collection of historic barns set in a picturesque village setting. The centerpiece, The Star Barn, is an iconic structure with a history dating back to the 1870s. The village also features a Victorian chapel and a beautifully restored Carriage House. The historic charm, coupled with the scenic beauty of the surrounding countryside, makes The Star Barn Village a captivating choice for couples seeking an authentic and nostalgic wedding experience.


The Farm at Eagles Ridge

Location: Lancaster, PA

Setting: Rustic elegance on 150 acres of farmland

Highlights: Meticulously restored 19th-century barn, panoramic views, and modern amenities

The Farm at Eagles Ridge is a beacon of rustic sophistication, nestled on 150 acres of pristine farmland.  The beautifully restored 19th century barn is the centerpiece, offering a seamless blend of historic charm and contemporary comforts.  The expansive grounds provide a stunning backdrop for outdoor ceremonies, panoramic views of rolling hills and vibrant greenery.  The Farm at Eagle’s Ridge is not just a venue; it’s an immersive experience that captures the essence of Lancaster County’s pastoral beauty. 


Moonstone Manor

Location:  Elizabethtown

Setting: Stately mansion with manicured gardens

Highlights: Historic charm, riverfront ceremony site, and elegant reception spaces.

Moonstone Manor is an exquisite venue that seamlessly blends historic charm with natural beauty. The stately mansion, surrounded by manicured gardens, offers a picturesque backdrop for ceremonies and receptions. The riverfront ceremony site adds a touch of romance, and the elegant reception spaces provide a refined setting for celebrations. Moonstone Manor is perfect for couples seeking a timeless and sophisticated wedding experience.


Cork Factory Hotel

Location: Lancaster, PA

Setting: Industrial chic in a repurposed 19th-century cork factory

Highlights: Exposed brick walls, lofty ceilings, city skyline views, and modern luxury.

The Cork Factory Hotel seamlessly marries industrial chic with modern luxury, housed in a beautifully repurposed 19th-century cork factory. Exposed brick walls, lofty ceilings, and stylish decor create a unique atmosphere. The Ballroom, with its large windows overlooking the city skyline, offers an urban oasis. The fusion of history and modernity makes The Cork Factory Hotel a standout choice for cosmopolitan couples.


Harvest View Barn at Hershey Farms

Location:  Elizabethtown, PA

Setting: Nestled in the scenic heart of Lancaster County, offering a rustic and charming setting with picturesque farmland views for events and weddings

Highlights:  Features a historic barn, lush landscapes, and modern amenities, providing a charming and versatile venue

Offers a captivating backdrop for weddings and events, blending rustic charm with modern amenities. The historic barn and scenic surroundings create a picturesque setting, while versatile spaces accommodate celebrations of all sizes. With meticulous attention to detail and a dedicated team, each event is crafted to perfection, ensuring unforgettable moments amidst the natural beauty of Lancaster County. Experience timeless elegance and warm hospitality.



Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting: Intimate venue with exposed brick walls and warm wooden accents

Highlights: Cozy atmosphere, outdoor courtyard for ceremonies, and historic charm.

Excelsior, located in the heart of Lancaster, is an intimate venue capturing the essence of understated elegance. Exposed brick walls, large windows, and warm wooden accents create a cozy and inviting atmosphere. The courtyard, adorned with twinkling lights and lush greenery, offers a romantic outdoor space. Excelsior is perfect for couples seeking a refined and intimate celebration in the heart of Lancaster.


Inn at Leola Village

Location:  Leola, PA

Setting: European-inspired oasis with historic buildings and lush gardens

Highlights: Cobblestone pathways, Tuscan-inspired ambiance, and a Grand Ballroom for refined receptions.

The Inn at Leola Village transports couples to a European-inspired oasis in the heart of Lancaster County. Historic buildings, cobblestone pathways, and lush gardens create a romantic ambiance reminiscent of a European village. The Grand Ballroom, adorned with crystal chandeliers and elegant decor, provides a sophisticated setting for wedding receptions. The Inn at Leola Village offers a perfect blend of Old-World charm and modern luxury, making it a distinctive choice for couples seeking a refined and enchanting celebration.


The Booking House

Location:  Manheim, PA

Setting: Industrial history meets rustic charm

Highlights: Exposed brick walls, high ceilings, and versatile spaces for ceremonies and receptions.

Steeped in industrial history, The Booking House seamlessly combines vintage charm with modern sophistication. Originally a cigar factory, this venue boasts exposed brick walls, high ceilings, and stunning architectural details. The Grand Hall, with its impressive wooden beams and chandeliers, creates a dramatic and romantic ambiance. The Booking House offers both indoor and outdoor spaces, making it a versatile choice for couples seeking a distinctive and memorable setting.


Marriot at Penn’s Square – Lancaster

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting:  Central location and modern luxury, providing a sophisticated setting with panoramic views of downtown Lancaster.

Highlights: contemporary design, upscale amenities in the heart of historic Lancaster.

Offers an unparalleled venue for weddings and events, seamlessly blending modern luxury with historic charm. With its central downtown location, sophisticated design, and panoramic views, it provides an exquisite backdrop for memorable celebrations. The upscale amenities, spacious event spaces, and attentive event planning team ensure that every detail is meticulously crafted, creating a truly exceptional experience in the heart of Lancaster’s rich heritage.


Melhorn Manor

Location:  Mount Joy, PA

Setting: Set against a backdrop of rolling landscapes, seamlessly blending historic elegance with natural beauty

Highlights:  Historic charm, manicured gardens, and versatile event spaces, offering couples an enchanting venue for weddings with personalized service and timeless elegance.

Beautifully restored manor and manicured gardens, provides an idyllic backdrop for celebrations. Versatile event spaces, personalized service, and timeless elegance ensure that every moment is memorable. From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, Melhorn Manor offers a unique and enchanting setting, capturing the essence of joy and sophistication.


Ironstone Ranch

Location:  Elizabethtown, PA

Setting: Pastoral paradise on a working horse ranch

Highlights: Restored barn, rustic cabins, and scenic landscapes for a bucolic celebration.

Ironstone Ranch offers a pastoral paradise amidst rolling hills and serene ponds. This working horse ranch features a restored barn, rustic cabins, and scenic landscapes that evoke a sense of rustic romance. The outdoor ceremony site, nestled beneath towering trees, provides a magical backdrop. With its idyllic charm and equestrian flair, Ironstone Ranch is a top choice for couples seeking a bucolic and whimsical wedding experience.


Barn at Stoner Commons

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting:  A picturesque setting amidst landscaped gardens and rolling meadows

Highlights: A charming rustic setting, expansive event spaces, and scenic surroundings, providing an ideal venue for memorable weddings and events

A harmonious blend of rustic charm and modern elegance. The venue offers expansive event spaces within a beautifully restored barn, surrounded by picturesque gardens and meadows. With its idyllic setting, personalized service, and attention to detail, The Barn at Stoner Commons ensures that every wedding is a uniquely memorable celebration, capturing the essence of Lancaster’s serene countryside.


Drumore Estate

Location: Pequea, PA

Setting: Historic Mansion with meticulously landscaped gardens

Highlights: Timeless elegance, a garden for outdoor ceremonies and a majestic ballroom

Drumore Estate stands as a testament to Lancaster County’s rich history, offering a haven of timeless elegance. The historic mansion, surrounded by meticulously landscaped gardens and sprawling lawns, exudes sophistication. Various ceremony and reception spaces, including a charming outdoor garden and a majestic ballroom adorned with crystal chandeliers, make Drumore Estate a top choice for refined and romantic celebrations.


Hertzog Homestead

Location:  Ephrata, PA

Setting: A tranquil and historic setting, enveloped by picturesque farmland and charming gardens.

Highlights: Historic charm, intimate farmstead setting, and personalized service, offering a unique and enchanting experience

A charming venue exuding historic allure, surrounded by scenic farmland and serene gardens. This intimate setting provides a unique and personalized atmosphere for weddings and events, combining the beauty of Lancaster County’s countryside with warm hospitality and attention to detail for an unforgettable celebration.


The Imperial Event Center

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting: stylish and contemporary setting, providing a sophisticated backdrop for weddings and events in the heart of the city

Highlights: chic modern design, spacious event hall, state-of-the-art amenities, and a commitment to delivering exceptional and personalized wedding experiences

A sleek and modern venue for weddings and events, featuring a stylish event hall equipped with state-of-the-art amenities. Its contemporary design, commitment to personalized service, and convenient city location make it an ideal choice for couples seeking a sophisticated and memorable celebration in the heart of Lancaster.


Brick Gables:

Location:  Lititz, PA

Setting: A picturesque setting surrounded by historic charm

Highlights: Fusion of rustic charm and modern elegance, offering a beautifully restored brick barn, enchanting gardens, and a perfect blend of vintage and contemporary aesthetics

A perfect blend of rustic charm and modern elegance. Set against the backdrop of Lititz’s historic charm, this venue features a beautifully restored brick barn and enchanting gardens, creating an intimate and romantic atmosphere for weddings. The venue’s highlights include versatile event spaces, scenic outdoor areas, and a seamless fusion of vintage and contemporary aesthetics, making it a captivating choice for couples seeking a unique and memorable celebration.


Mulberry Arts Studio

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting: Artistic venue in a historic warehouse

Highlights: Art-filled spaces, exposed brick walls, and an eclectic atmosphere.

Mulberry Art Studios offers a unique and artistic setting for couples looking to infuse creativity into their wedding celebration. Housed in a historic warehouse, this venue features art-filled spaces, exposed brick walls, and an eclectic ambiance. The gallery style setting provides a blank canvas for couples to personalize and customize their wedding, making Mulberry Art Studios an ideal choice for those seeking a one-of-a-kind and visually captivating experience.


Riverdale Manor

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting: Elegant mansion with lush gardens

Highlights: Grand ballroom, outdoor ceremony spaces, and Victorian inspired architecture.

Riverdale Manor is an elegant mansion nestled in the heart of Lancaster. The grand ballroom, with its high ceilings and large windows, creates a luxurious setting for wedding receptions. The lush gardens and outdoor ceremony spaces offer a romantic ambiance, making Riverdale Manor a versatile venue for couples seeking a blend of classic elegance and natural beauty. The Victorian-inspired architecture adds a touch of historic charm to this enchanting venue.


White Chimneys

Location:  Gap, PA

Setting: Historic estate with gardens and rustic charm

Highlights: White Chimneys mansion, outdoor ceremony spaces, and a rustic barn.

White Chimneys Estate is a historic gem nestled in the countryside, offering a perfect blend of elegance and rustic charm. The White Chimneys mansion, surrounded by gardens and expansive lawns, provides a timeless backdrop for ceremonies. The rustic barn adds a touch of country charm, making it an ideal space for receptions. With its scenic beauty and historic allure, White Chimneys Estate is a captivating choice for couples seeking a romantic and charming wedding venue.


Barn at Silverstone

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting: Rustic charm with modern amenities

Highlights: Restored barn, scenic farmland, and customizable spaces for a unique celebration.

The Barn at Silverstone is a fusion of rustic charm and modern amenities, catering to couples seeking a picturesque and customizable space. The beautifully restored barn, surrounded by scenic farmland, offers a warm and inviting atmosphere. Multiple ceremony locations, including a charming outdoor garden and a rustic indoor setting, add to the venue’s appeal. With attention to detail and a commitment to personalization, The Barn at Silverstone stands out as a welcoming canvas for couples to paint their unique love story.


The Mill at Manor Falls

Location:  Millersville, PA

Setting: a romantic setting amidst lush landscapes, featuring a beautifully restored mill and cascading waterfalls.

Highlights: Romantic setting, including a meticulously restored mill, picturesque waterfalls, and versatile spaces

An enchanting venue for weddings and events with its historic charm and natural beauty. Surrounded by lush landscapes and cascading waterfalls, the meticulously restored mill offers a picturesque backdrop for celebrations. Versatile event spaces, personalized service, and timeless elegance make every moment memorable.


Eden Resort

Location:  Lancaster, PA

Setting:  An exquisite setting, surrounded by manicured gardens, elegant ballrooms, and serene courtyards. 

Highlights: Elegant ballrooms, picturesque courtyards, and meticulous service, ensuring a seamless and sophisticated celebration

Luxurious retreat where modern comfort meets timeless elegance. Nestled amidst lush landscapes, the resort offers well-appointed accommodations, upscale dining, and versatile event spaces. Guests experience a perfect blend of sophistication and leisure. Eden Resort is a haven in Lancaster County, combining world-class amenities with the charm of Pennsylvania’s countryside.


Cameron Inn Estate

Location:  Mount Joy, PA

Setting:  Historic and picturesque setting in Mount Joy, PA, featuring a charming inn, manicured gardens, and timeless elegance

Highlights: Historic inn, picturesque gardens, and timeless elegance, providing a charming backdrop for weddings and events

Set against the backdrop of a historic inn, manicured gardens, and scenic landscapes, celebrations unfold with timeless elegance. Versatile event spaces accommodate gatherings of all sizes, while personalized service ensures each moment is meticulously crafted. From intimate ceremonies to grand receptions, Cameron Estate Inn & Estate creates a magical atmosphere, capturing the essence of romance and sophistication in a picturesque setting.


In conclusion, if you are not from Lancaster, PA, we hope you find the listing and descriptions useful in your venue search.  This is not an exhaustive list of all Lancaster wedding and event venues and by no means, is there an intention to leave any venue out.  Simply, these are the ones we have the most familiarity with in providing photo booth experiences over the past ten years.

While it often comes down to the desired photo booth option our client wishes for their event, we will often make recommendations based on our experience on what works best in the venue.  Guest counts may have an impact on photo booth location and setup.   As we are flexible, our photo booth recommendations are often based on what works best at the venue for guest flow and experience, photo booth functionality and aesthetics.


About FX Photo Booths:

Since 2014, FX Photo Booths, has been based in Lancaster, with a focus and specialization in photo booth rentals.  Our singular goal is to create unique and memorable photo booth experiences for any occasion or celebration.   

FX Photo Booths offers the area’s largest and most technologically advanced photo booth rentals in the Lancaster – Hershey – Harrisburg area.  We believe quality experiences and results matter.   

Our photo booths are modern in style and will offer you and your guests a wide array of fun ways to express themselves.  We offer flexible photo booth options, custom designs, and curated photo booth experiences. 

While our focus is on amazing experiences, our expansive inventory of equipment includes Open Air photo booths, enclosed photo booths, photo booth kiosks, Selfie Stations, Magic Mirrors, Vintage VW buses, roaming photo booths and more.

If you are looking for a “photo booth in Lancaster” or “wedding photo booth” and you want to elevate your event, feel free to reach out to us for a free event consultation.   

Centrally located in Elizabethtown, (Lancaster County) Pennsylvania, we provide our “Best in Class” photo booth rentals and curated photo booth experiences to the entire region, including Lancaster, Harrisburg, Hershey, York, Carlisle, Reading, Lebanon, Mechanicsburg, Selinsgrove, northern Maryland and everywhere in between.