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Fonthill Castle is a truly unique wedding venues located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. The majestic castle sits on 60+ acres of fields and enchanted woods and is perfect for your fairy tale wedding.
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Fonthill Castle was built in the early 1900s as a grand residence for a foremost archaeologist and antiquarian of the time. Renaissance man Henry Chapman Mercer was a person of many talents and pursuits. As a scholar, his life was filled with discoveries and collections, many of which needed a permanent home before this castle’s construction. He was also a renowned ceramist who crafted priceless pieces that are now on display in this location. To satisfy the need for both a fitting abode and showcase area, Fonthill Castle was built to present and house his achievements. The building’s aesthetic is a pleasing mix of various architectural styles, including Byzantium, medieval, and gothic. Up to 250 guests can attend an event at Fonthill Castle, surrounded by its unique ambiance for an unforgettable occasion.
During the months of May to October, couples can live out their fantasy with a ceremony in the enchanted gardens surrounding the castle. The celebration continues in a large clear-top event tent allowing guests to enjoy the wonder of nature as well as the stunning external architecture of the surrounding buildings. Events held at either the castle will avail of catering from Jeffrey Miller Catering. This culinary purveyor crafts dishes that are made from scratch, providing clients with rich, delectable dishes that coincide well with the historic venue. For more information about packages, tours, and availability, couples may reach out to Fonthill Castle’s event team.
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Jeffrey A. Miller Catering is amazing
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Beautiful Wedding Venue!
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Fonthill Castle is such a gorgeous venue. The staff is very personable and helpful. It has been an absolute pleasure to work side by side with Jack Skurdis for several different weddings. Fonthill is by far one of my favorite venues and a preferred vendor of mine!
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