PLEASE NOTE: The Patio at Archmere is in need of ongoing renovations to its one-of-a-kind stained glass. Due to this, we are not accepting wedding bookings until further notice. Please check back for updates.
The Patio at Archmere Academy is a historic wedding venue located in Claymont, Delaware. At this venue, couples and guests will be situated less than an hour away from downtown Philadelphia. Though couples cannot use this site for their actual wedding ceremony. However, they are more than welcome to use this classy space for hosting unforgettable receptions. With its stunning Italian Renaissance style, this venue will leave a lasting impression on you and your guests.
Facilities and Capacity
Everything about the Patio at Archmere Academy emits luxury. If you are looking to make a memorable entrance, you can take advantage of the double staircase. All eyes will be on you as you descend in style. Your reception will be complemented by arches, columns, and statues that provide structure to the space. Then, details like the Botticino marble add that special extra touch. Inside this meticulously designed space, you will feel transported to a Gatsby-era building. You are welcome to invite up to 200 guests to join you here. The patio areas are just as stylish and sophisticated for couples looking for an outdoor reception space.
Because the little details are what makes your wedding special, the team at the Patio at Archmere Academy take great care to ensure that every little detail is perfect. They make sure that each couple experiences personalized service as they plan their dream wedding. Additionally, if you would like to host your bridal shower or engagement on the property as well, then the team can help you plan and carry out those as well. In addition to offering services such as setup and cleanup, couples can choose from the following decorations:
- Aisle markers
- Aisle runners
- Chair covers
- Dance floor
Couples are also welcome to have J. Scott Catering prepare a personalized wedding-day meal for them and their guests. Their specialty is upscale cuisine that they can modify to meet any dietary needs you might have.
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- Bridal Suite
- Event Planning
- Set Up
- Cake Cutting
- Wedding Cake
- Historic Building
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Aisle Markers
- Aisle Runners
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
- Photo booth
- Tent Accessories