Unconventional Wedding Locations of Baltimore
Do you want a wedding that is unique and representative of you and your partner? Here is a top-13 list of unconventional wedding locations, from sporting arenas to libraries and historical societies, within the city of Baltimore. If you are looking for locations outside the city, check out one of our blogs of wedding locations for other cities.
1. Ravens M&T Bank Stadium
Address: 1101 Russell St., Baltimore, MD 21230
Hosted at their club level, weddings may range in size from 50 guests to 2,000+. Their culinary team is led by Executive Chef Dan Doyle and their menus are prepared to please every taste.
2. Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Address: 333 W. Camden St., Baltimore, MD 21201
Wedding receptions may range from 50 to 350 guests. The location for the reception includes
The Designated Hitters Lounge, The Oriole Advocates Room, Club Level, Flag Court, Eutaw Street, Camden Yards Banquet Rooms, Dempsey's Restaurant, and Brew Pub Centerfield Roof Deck Bar.
3. The Maryland Zoo
Address: 1 Safari Pl, Baltimore, MD 21217
"Looking for a unique space to hold your wedding? Like a jewel box sitting on a hill in Druid Hill Park, the Zoo’s historic Mansion House (circa 1801) is a truly elegant setting for special occasions! Large windows on all sides of the stately, wrap-around porch overlook Druid Hill Park and the older treed areas of the zoo. Freshly decorated and renovated to include air-conditioning, the porch will be a wonderfully dramatic backdrop for your wedding!"
4. The National Aquarium
Address: 501 E Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21202
According to Baltimore Bride Magazine, "Hosting approximately forty to fifty weddings every year, the aquarium provides numerous locations for both the ceremony and the reception, allowing a couple significant flexibility when planning their ideal wedding."
Baltimore Bride Magazine feature of the National Aquarium Wedding Venue:
5. Maryland Science Center
Address: 601 Light St., Baltimore, MD 21230
"Maryland Science Center, your “not so traditional” wedding venue is an ideal place to host your most special day. With breathtaking views of downtown, the Harbor Terrace is a spectacular rooftop space your family and friends will be talking about for years to come. Our indoor spaces with stunning views of the harbor, are a perfect compliment to the day you’ve always been dreaming about."
6. The Engineers Club
Address: 11 W Mt. Vernon Pl, Baltimore, MD 21201
"There are certain occasions in one’s life that warrant great celebration … and your wedding is one of them. The Engineers Club at the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion is an elegantly appointed home of long ago. A combination of attractive entertaining rooms, warm and attentive staff, and gourmet dining, the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion has everything you need to create a one-of-a-kind wedding that will not only be memorable…it will be unforgettable."
7. Baltimore Museum of Industry
Address: 1415 Key Highway, Baltimore, MD 21230
"Our waterfront campus offers a breathtaking view of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and free on-site parking for your guests. This museum gallery accommodates 300 guests for a seated, served event; 250 seated with space for a dance floor and food stations; and 500 or more for cocktail reception service. A floor-to-ceiling wall of windows and a beautiful brick terrace afford a spectacular view of the Inner Harbor. The Decker Gallery is available from 6:00 pm to midnight."
8. The Spangled Banner Flag House
Address: 844 E Pratt St., Baltimore, MD
"Make your event historic with this unique Baltimore wedding venue. The Star-Spangled Banner Flag House offers a variety of backdrops for your Baltimore wedding, special event or business meeting and is undoubtedly one of Baltimore’s best-kept event venue secrets."
9. Maryland Historical Society
Address: 201 W Monument St., Baltimore, MD 21201
"Create everlasting memories when you celebrate your special day at the Maryland Historical Society. Not only does our beautiful museum offer a unique and historical aspect to your wedding day but our dedicated staff also works tirelessly to make sure your day is everything you imagined. Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Baltimore, our unique venue will make your wedding day stand apart from others!"
10. Evergreen Museum and Library
Address: 4545 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD
"Evergreen Museum & Library is a magnificent 19th Century Gilded Age estate located just 10 minutes from Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Today, the historic mansion provides a variety of exquisite and unique settings that will make your private event memorable."
11. George Peabody Library
Address: 17 E Mt. Vernon Pl, Baltimore, MD 21202
"The George Peabody Library accommodates wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, private dinners, and holiday parties. The library is available for rental after 8 pm Tuesday through Thursday, Fridays after 6 pm, Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays anytime. The library will accommodate 200 seated guests and 350 standing. With a dance floor, the space will accommodate up to 170 seated. The library provides a choice of three exclusive caterers. Rental includes one library manager, at least one staff worker and one security guard."
12. Frederick Douglass - Isaac Myers Maritime Park
Address: 1417 Thames St., Baltimore, MD 21231
According to the Wedding Wire, "Located in historic Fells Point, the Frederick Douglass – Isaac Myers Maritime Park defines Baltimore industrial elegance. As one of Baltimore City’s oldest waterfront buildings, there are several unique spaces that are available for private event rentals. With its exquisite brick and woodwork, it will be sure to make the most perfect backdrop for your private reception. Choose to host an indoor event within the Founders’ Room, exhibiting exposed brick walls and industrial wood beams reminiscent of Baltimore, or within the Bearman Gallery with floor-to-ceiling windows and access to balconies overlooking Baltimore’s harbor. Events hosted outdoors on the bricked courtyard and Cardin Pier boast breathtaking panoramic views of the harbor and backlighting from Baltimore’s iconic Domino Sugar sign, making incredible backdrops for your event photos. Whether you choose to host inside or outside, your private event is guaranteed to be both exceptional and memorable."
13. Coradetti Glass Studio & Gallery
Address: 2010 Clipper Park Rd #119, Baltimore, MD 21211
"The family run glass studio is a magnificent must see facility, perfect for anyone who prides themselves on hosting their event in the most unique venue in the area!"