10 fun and unique places for your elopement in nyc
Brooklyn Bridge – Celebrate your NYC elopement underneath the soaring Gothic arches of the most beautiful bridge in America. Guaranteed to make tourists smile from ear to ear.
Grand Central Terminal – With a super stylish1940’s, Mad Men vibe, Grand Central Terminal is a gorgeous gateway for your New York elopement. We know of a beautiful secluded spot under a vintage timetable that is perfect for tying the knot.
Top of the Rock Observation Deck – With breathtaking views of the NYC skyline, have your elopement ceremony on top of Rockefeller Center – an homage to Art Deco Architecture.
Staten Island Ferry – The Staten Island Ferry is NY’s Cheapest Date – because its free! It travels between Staten Island and Lower Manhattan and has many incredible opportunities for the picture perfect NYC elopement. Enjoy the wind in your hair while holding the hand of your beloved.
Coney Island Boardwalk – Nothing is more Brooklyn than Coney Island, and the Coney Island Boardwalk, in-between the 1927 Cyclone Roller Coaster and the 1939 Parachute Drop, makes for a truly indie wedding ceremony. Afterwards, celebrate with Nathan’s Hot Dogs, since 1916!
Staple Street in Tribeca – For quiet, industrial chic streets and cobblestone alleys, nothing is better than TriBeCa’s picturesque Staple Street. Lean up against a century+ old warehouse to say “I do,” and contribute to a sense of history.
Valentino Pier in Red Hook – This secluded spot in the Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn is the closest you can get to the Statue of Liberty without getting on a boat! Surrounded by Civil War era warehouses and cobblestone streets, your original elopement photography will amaze and astound your friends and family.
Doyers Street – Calling all foodies, urbanites, lovers who love culinary adventures: Doyers street will be the elopement of your daydreams. A true New York location, this tiny, crooked, one-way street in Chinatown happens to be a perfect backdrop for an of the moment marriage!
Bushwick Street Art Murals – The best collection of street art and graffiti in New York City, the Bushwick Collective murals are the place for an on-the-street elopement. You’ll be photographed with your fiancé, surrounded by bright, engaging wild style street art backdrops. Unbelievable.
City Reliquary – This quirky art & history museum, located in one of the coolest neighborhoods in the world – Williamsburg, Brooklyn – is available to us because your Officiant is the Vice President of the Museum! Perfect for weddings with an eccentric and old timey design aesthetic. Available with a small donation to the Museum.
Morningside Park – A gem of an elevated park in Upper Manhattan, Morningside Park overlooks the Harlem valley and will create an unparalleled elopement ceremony, especially if shot during sunrise or sunset. They don’t call it Morningside Park for nothing!
Williamsburg Bridge – the Williamsburg Bridge has pedestrian-only cross spans between the biking and pedestrian walkways, which are absolutely ideal for an urban, authentic, only-in-NY elopement ceremony. Great pictures will be snapped while strolling across it. Afterwards, enjoy a cocktail in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the coolest city on the planet.
Queens Botanical Gardens – More secluded and less visited than its Brooklyn counterpart, the Queens Botanical Gardens has acres of quiet reflective gardens which are perfect for an of=the-moment elopement. Afterwards, snap shots in hustling, bustling Flushing Queens, NYC’s largest (and most delicious) Chinatown!