Places to Elope In NYC

There’s no shortage of beautiful places to elope in NYC. Here are some of our favorite venues in New York City for an elopement. The best part? Many of these locations are free or affordable!

All Places to Elope In NYC

Wagner Cove

Wagner Cove is an ideal location for a wedding ceremony or vow renewal. It is easily accessible from the street and not too far embedded in the park. This means brides, grooms and guests won’t...

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A Treehouse for Dreaming

Around 5th Avenue and 67th Street, one can gaze atop a little hill in Central Park to find a nuzzled and private gazebo. The sweet spot, unnamed minus a plaque reading “A Tree House for...

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Bow Bridge

The Bow Bridge, located in the central area of the park, is one the most popular locations for wedding ceremonies and photographs. Bow Bridge is a 90-foot long bridge, two-thirds of which is sprawling over...

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Bethesda Terrace

The Bethesda Terrace is one of the iconic landmarks of Central Park, and is located mid-park, providing access from both Fifth Avenue and Central Park West at 72nd. The fountain is one of the largest...

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Prospect Park

If Central Park doesn’t quite fit your fancy, check out Prospect Park in Brooklyn. A little quieter a less-trafficked, you’ll love the escape this gem offers. Water features, trees, bridges, paths and scenery…Prospect Park has...

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High Line

If you’re interested in an architecturally aesthetic location, the High Line is the place for your small elopement. Once an above-ground central railway, transformed in early 2000’s, the High Line is a spectacular display of...

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Brooklyn Bridge Park

For a real city wedding, consider the Brooklyn Bridge Park. This park offers a stunning sweep of New York’s skyline. In addition, the famed Brooklyn Bridge is a stone’s throw away, making for a fabulous...

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The Pool

Description: Central Park is a very large park and sometimes the hustle and bustle can be an additional overwhelming piece of your ceremony. If you’re seeking a private, more quiet ceremony, we recommend The Pool....

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Coney Island

For those colorful of heart and soul, Coney Island can be such a blast! While a very public location, you can’t beat the bright and delightful backdrops for your ceremony and portrait session. Say your...

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Top of the Rock

If you’re cool with getting married in a public place and love a good view, Top of the Rock is perfect for you. This NYC staple makes for darling intimate ceremonies. While you may have...

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New York Public Library

If you’re a sucker for unbelievable architecture and historic landmarks, The New York Public Library is a stellar choice to swap your vows at. While they don’t allow ceremonies inside, we’ve performed many ceremonies on...

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Fort Tryon Park

If you’re wanting something that is off the beaten path, but still stunning and original, we super recommend Fort Tryon Park for your ceremony. Nuzzled up against the Cloisters, from this park you get great...

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Archer Hotel Spyglass Rooftop Bar

If envisioning getting married with the New York skyline behind you makes your heart skip a beat excited, you’ll love Archer’s Hotel Spyglass® Rooftop Bar as a venue. Your intimate exchange of vows with the...

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MADE Hotel, Good Behavior Rooftop Lounge

Good Behavior creates the perfect scenery for your wedding ceremony. Located on the 18th floor of the MADE Hotel, it features indoor and outdoor seating in a garden-like setting that makes it accessible all year...

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North Woods

If you’re seeking a quieter and more private experience inside of Central Park, the North Woods is a perfect location for you. Tucked on the opposite side of high-tourist attractions, North Woods is enfolded by...

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Ladies Pavilion

Ladies Pavilion is a darling metal structure right beside The Lake in Central Park. It’s a bit off the beaten path so rather intimate, though not much more than the couple and the officiant can...

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Cop Cot

Cop Cot is a beautiful gazebo in Central Park covered by Trumpet Vine. This is a great structure for a bit of a larger ceremony size.

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