5 Unexpected Yet Spectacular Places To Get Married

Do you want your wedding to be an extraordinary experience for both you and your guests? You could get married in the traditional way at a church. However there are some uncommon places which did not cross your mind. We are sure that you did not even think of the uncommon places one could get married at. If your mother wants you to get married at a church, go ahead. You can throw the reception at an unexpected and uncommon place. We have jotted down 5 really cool and unexpected places where you can say, ”I do”. They are different yet spectacular!

Here are the 5 Unexpected Yet Spectacular Places to Get Married :

1. On a Hot Air Balloon

This tops our list because it is very uncommon and such an adventurous experience for the entire family of the bride and groom. You will have a tale to tell to your kids! You could say,  “Mommy and daddy got married up in the air on a hot air balloon!” You can have a hot air balloon wedding in Albuquerque, New Mexico. You would need two witnesses who will join you for the ceremony. You are allowed to have a large party too. You can invite up to 100 guests for your special hot air balloon wedding. There are wedding planners who organize these hot air balloon weddings. They can customize your wedding – the way you want it. They can arrange flowers, cakes, photography and transportation too. You can find these wedding planners online. This is a brilliant idea! Imagine you both taking your vows up in the air amidst clouds. Such a beautiful thought!

On a Hot Air Balloon

2. Inside a Cave

Who ever thought that you could get married inside a cave? It is true! If you live in United States, you can get married in a cave! Where? Bridal Cave in Camdenton, Missouri is giving you a chance to get married inside a cave. Ash Cave in Ohio is another place where you can get married. This sounds really exciting, isn’t it? Cave weddings have gotten really popular in the United States. It is not that expensive and is a great experience too! You get married in the middle of a forest and that too in a cave. Everything about it is offbeat!

A Cave

3. On a Glacier

Wedding on a glacier would be so perfect! Where? You can have a helicopter glacier wedding in Alaska. You get packages online for glacier weddings. They provide you with everything that you need on your big day. You will get a videographer, photographer, a cake, champagne, round trip transportation and so much more. Taking packages can save you a lot of money.It is a once in a lifetime experience. Words are not enough for this beautiful experience. You need to book it in order to experience. You would go in a helicopter and land at elevations of maximum 3,500 feet. Such a breathtaking experience!

On a Glacier

4. At a Sanctuary

If you love animals and nature, you can get married at a sanctuary. You will have wild guests at your wedding. The children will enjoy and it will be a heartwarming experience as well. Also, the sanctuary will get some funds to take care of their animals. You can get married at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary which is in New York. However you will have a vegan wedding here. There is a parking lot too. You can rent the property and have a nice vegan wedding. You have cute rescued animals in this sanctuary. If you are an animal lover, it will be such a nice experience for you and your partner.

At a Sanctuary

5. In a Museum

The American Museum of Natural History lets you host a wedding or reception event at their museum. There are nine reception spaces in this museum. You could dine with the dinosaur bones and elephant tusks. This will be such a fun experience. You can invite up to 1000 guests for your museum wedding. The venue is beautiful! You could actually think of getting married here. It is located in New York City and it is a brilliant idea to get married in the museum. El Museo del Barrio is another place where you can host your wedding dinner party. You can invite guests up to 250. Try it!

In a Museum

Weddings don’t have to be at the church always! You can get married at an unusual, uncommon and unexpected place too. Your guests will remember it forever and you will have a beautiful story to tell to your kids. There is so much romance in all the places mentioned above. So, leave the old traditional ways and get married at a gorgeous and unexpected place.


Anshu Choudhury is a Delhi girl. She loves to write and believes that words have power to change lives. She has a Master's degree in Sociology from Jamia Millia Islamia. Anshu loves cooking. She aspires to open her own restaurant serving Bengali and Odiya cuisine. Dancing makes her happy. She likes traveling and swimming. She is versatile, optimistic and adventurous.

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