You said “Yes!” to your best friend! And now that that sparkly ring is on your finger, you are on the hunt for the perfect venue to begin your marriage! Well, sweet friend, look no more! I’ve collected all of the best wedding venues in Birmingham Alabama (including my favs!) and put them in one simple and concise list (with website links)! Enjoy!
Manors, Mansions, & Estates
Hamilton Place at Pursell Farms
Ooh, friend. Hamilton Place is the epitome of southern charm! This beautiful, white estate home is nestled in the rolling hills of a gorgeous luxury resort. And, it’s gorgeous garden, courtyard, terrace, lake, and ballroom do not dissapoint!
Anderson Gail Farms
The manor that sits on Anderson Gail Farms boasts large stately columns, giant bay windows, and an overall timeless aesthetic. With multiple ceremony and backdrop options, you can design your perfect wedding with a classic feel.
Visit Anderson Gail Farm Website
Historic Rucker Place
This historic house is perfect for intimate weddings! The property has beautiful wrap-around porches, large open rooms, and is located in near 5 points in downtown Birmingham.
Visit the Rucker Place Website
The Barn at Smith Lake
The Barn’s number one feature is the view! Located on a cliff overlooking Smith Lake, the scenery is spectacular and the sunsets are perfect. The venue also offers 2 different venues including the barn and “the glass house.”
Visit the Barn at Smith Lake Website
This Southern manor has been transformed into a classic wedding space. With indoor and outdoor options and a large bridal suite, it’s a beautiful place to say “I do.”
Mathews Manor is a gorgeous estate that actually contains 3 different venues! You can choose to say “I do” in their beautiful gardens, elegant banquet hall, or large meadow!
Oak Island Mansion
This elegant mansion sits on a small peninsula on Lay Lake (South of Birmingham). Inside, the large, swooping staircases take centerstage, while the outside displays traditional wrap-around porches and beautiful scenery.
Visit Oak Island Mansion Website
Oak Meadow Event Center
Located in the foothills of the Appalachians, this newly built farmhouse is pristinely white inside and out. With a luxurious bridal suite (the entire upstairs) and groom’s suite, it’s a fabulous place to spend your entire wedding day.
As you might expect from an equestrian estate, Windwood is comprised of large pastures full of horses and lush trees from the surrounding forest. It is also an “old world inspired English Estate” with a grand brick fireplace as the ceremony centerpiece.
Visit Windwood Equestrian Website
Park Crest’s beautiful indoor and outdoor ceremony locations make it extremely versatile and sophisticated. Comprised of 3 venues, The Carriage House, Park Crest Place, and The Gardens, you have plenty of blank canvases to build your dream wedding.
The Sonnet House
This gorgeous, white farmhouse is now a luxury wedding venue. It is nestled next to the Little Cahaba River and sits on acres of rolling pastures and beautiful trees. It is known as one of the premiere wedding venues in Birmingham Alabama for a reason!
Visit the Sonnet House Website
The Sterling Castle
Let me start by answering your first question, “Yes, this is a castle!” The Sterling Castle was built to resemble a mid-evil castle, but the rooms are beautifully designed for a modern-day fairytale wedding!
Visit the Sterling Castle Website
Hotels, Museums, Ballrooms & Country Clubs
The Club, Inc.
The Club is best know for it’s amazing, sunset views of downtown Birmingham, Southern elegance, and service. They have numerous rooms to accommodate any wedding.
Mountain Brook Country Club
If you or your family is a member at Mountain Brook Country Club, look no further. This gorgeous estate has one of the most beautiful entrances for a traditional Southern wedding.
Visit Mountain Brook Country Club Website
The first thing you see when you get to The Florentine’s website is the quote, “Birmingham’s most beautiful building.” And, friend, they aren’t wrong! The former 1920’s dance hall has the most exquisite architecture including in their main ballroom. And, it’s perfect for any upscale event!
Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook
Grand Bohemian Hotels are unlike any other. Their modern flair is prominent throughout their decor and atmosphere. If you are looking for a uniquely modern space, look no further!
Visit the Grand Bohemian Website
Regions Field Ballroom
Known as the Diamond’s Direct Ballroom, this is one of the most unique reception spaces in Birmingham. This large ballroom has views of downtown Birmingham, Regions Field, and Railroad Park.
Visit the Regions Field Ballroom Website
Bridgestreet Gallery & Loft
Bridgestreet Gallery & Loft is where whitewashed brick meets industrial vibes. And, it’s perfect. Located in the heart of downtown Birmingham, it provides an excellent indoor venue, and is just down the street from Railroad Park for sunset pictures.
Visit the Bridgestreet Website
Riverchase Country Club
Like any good country club, Riverchase has gorgeous greens and meticulous gardens. Their grounds are a perfect for your ceremony, and the ballroom is ideal for your reception.
Thomas Jefferson Tower
The ballroom at Jefferson Tower is chic and timeless. The white brick is perfectly paired with the large black-framed windows to provide a gorgeous canvas for your wedding. All you have to do is dream.
Visit the Thomas Jefferson Tower Website
The Tutwiler Hotel
This historic hotel will impress you from the time you walk up. The gorgeous marble entrance and staircase takes the show, but it is complimented by the refined lobby, ballroom, and fountain.
Vestavia Country Club
From breathtaking valley views on manicured lawns to a pristine ballroom, Vestavia Country Club is an elegant venue for any occasion.
Visit the Vestavia Country Club Website
Vulcan Park sit atop Red Mountain overlooking Birmingham. It’s stunning views can be seen from multiple ceremony and reception locations, so it is versatile and beautiful.
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