Featured Minneapolis Wedding Venues

You’ll find plenty of unique Minneapolis wedding venues from industrial-style warehouses that provide a blank canvas for creative couples to impressive estates with historic, elegant architecture to working farms draped in rustic elegance. The dynamic wedding styles of the stunning ceremony and reception locations in the Twin Cities make it easy for brides and grooms to design their wedding day to reflect their unique personalities.

Camrose Flower Farm

Recognized in the Minneapolis wedding industry as one of the most breathtaking outdoor venues, Camrose Flower Farm creates a simple, organic aesthetic with beautiful gardens everywhere you look on this revitalized farmland. A floral designer with an impeccable reputation owns the wedding venue and has beautified the event space with creative florals, greenery, and statues.

The elegantly rustic chapel has been revitalized to complement the rustic wooden beams with classic columns, hanging crystal chandeliers, natural vines, and twinkle lights. The venue can accommodate up to 200 guests for receptions under the spacious white tent and the Pavilion. Camrose Flower Farm create simply elegant weddings in a whimsical outdoor setting that can be custom designed for a unique wedding experience.


The perfect combination of sophisticated and quirky, Aria in Minneapolis offers a unique setting as a former theater with a stage that’s perfect for a ceremony, bridal table, or the entertainment. Fall in love with this elegantly chic event space and share it with friends and family for a fun wedding celebration!

One of the best features of Aria besides that colorful backdrops that are ideal for fun portraits and the funky atmosphere is the flexibility of the venue space. The event professionals offer furniture and decorations to rent for your big event and have their own professional sound technician to plan your entertainment needs. Brides and grooms will fall in love with their wedding day even more when they step into their ceremony and reception space designed for their personalities and style.

Van Dusen Mansion

Recently named as the best unique venue of the year by Minnesota Bride Magazine, the Van Dusen Mansion is a bold, elegant choice that will wow every guest at your wedding. Full of period rooms which have been restored perfectly to shine in all their original grandeur, the mansion is overwhelmingly beautiful. For the ceremony, the mansion courtyard is lit up in soft lights to create a romantic atmosphere. Once guests are finished milling around the garden, they can proceed to a stately ballroom and then the carriage house, where they’ll be able to dance until the morning!

Weisman Art Museum

Easily one of the coolest wedding venues around, the Weisman Art Museum is located north of downtown Minneapolis and can accommodate up to 350 wedding guests. This venue has stunning views of the Mississippi river and the Minneapolis city skyline, but some of the most beautiful backdrops for wedding photos can be found inside the museum. Wedding guests can wander through the art galleries while brides and grooms have their portraits taken among the unique art pieces and gorgeous lighting. Share your one-of-a-kind Minneapolis wedding experience surrounded by friends, family, and art at the Weisman Art Museum.

Varsity Theater

A funky wedding venue in the Dinkytown district of Minneapolis, the Varsity Theater doubles as a popular wedding venue and a premiere music venue! Brides and grooms looking for a non-traditional ceremony and reception location will fall in love with the idea of exchanging vows on a stage designed for live bands surrounded by concert lighting and band posters. Create an edgy yet romantic party atmosphere for your wedding at the Varsity Theater featuring artsy details, eclectic designs, and loungey vibes.

Gale Woods Farm

Gale Woods Farm is the epitome of natural beauty on a 410-acre park featuring views of the farm, pastures, and gardens. Outdoor ceremonies take place against the stunning country scenery overlooking the lake. Receptions are held in the Pavilion, a beautifully renovated barn with more than enough space that can accommodate up to 320 wedding guests. The gorgeous natural landscaping provides plenty of perfect photo opportunities for stunning portraits. Gale Woods Farm serves as a rustic outdoor wedding venue in Minneapolis for couples looking for a modern, country style wedding.

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I’ve photographed many gorgeous wedding venues in Minneapolis over the years and I would be happy to offer guidance when it comes to finding the right location for your big day. We can discuss how to find the best opportunities for stunning photos at your venue and make sure your wedding photos are amazing!

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