Best Philly Spots for Wedding Shots

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, that’s why here at Cescaphe we understand the importance of capturing memories. You spent all that money on the dress and tux and spent all those hours getting ready. Now you have one last thing to do – make sure you never forget how amazing you looked on your wedding day! That’s why wedding photos are one of the most important parts of the wedding planning process. And these photos aren’t just taking place at the church or reception. Couples want to capture their love in the city they love. So, they are hitting the town and taking photos in the most scenic spots in Philly! Luckily, all of our Cescaphe venues are close to some of the most gorgeous and historic landmarks in the city. We’ve broken down our fav photo locations by venue below!

Down Town Club & Curtis Center: Old City

Washington Square Park – One of five public parks established in the city by William Penn, Washington Square Park offers one of the most beautiful and serene settings amidst the hustle and bustle of the city.

Danielle Nowak Photography

217 Photography

Independence Hall – Just a block away from Washington Square Park, Independence Hall gives brides and grooms a stunning photo-op in front of one of our nation’s most historic spots.

Martin Reardon Photography

Daniel Moyer Photography

Water Works: Fairmount

Water Works – If you get married at the Water Works, you don’t have to go too far for your wedding pics. Water Works is one of the most popular photo locations in Philadelphia, and with those breathtaking views of the Schuylkill River, we can see why!

Light Year Photography

Ron Solman Photography

Art Museum – One of the most iconic landmarks in Philadelphia, the Art Museum is the perfect spot to strike a pose. Whether you have the museum as your backdrop or the beautiful skyline view, this location will definitely capture the moment.

Alison Conklin Photography

Kaitlin Noel Photography

Cescaphe Ballroom & Tendenza: Northern Liberties

The Schmidt’s Commons – Formerly known as the Piazza, The Schmidt’s Commons gives brides and grooms a unique photo op. With the brick wall and industrial feel, this spot is certainly a Cescaphe favorite!

Candice Benjamin Photography

Matthew J Photography

Race Street Pier – Located at Race Street and N Columbus Blvd, this waterfront promenade provides soaring views of the Ben Franklin Bridge and the wide expanse of the river. No matter what the weather, this location is a great option for wedding photos.

Light Year Photography

Krista Patton Photography

Vie: Avenue of the Arts

City Hall – An architectural treasure inside and out, Philadelphia’s City Hall is a model spot for your wedding pictures. Whether you pose in Dilworth Park or by the Victorian style archways, these shots will take your breath away.

MK Photography

Lurey Photography

Broad Street – The most “Philly” wedding picture you can take is right on Broad Street. With the recognizable City Hall backdrop, you can be sure to capture a timeless and beautiful photo.

George Street Photography