California Historic Wedding Venues

Historic wedding venues are ideal for couples who want to host an event in a truly unique space with abundant charm. Whether it’s a historic home, a vintage-style ballroom, or a treasured landmark, there are lots of historic wedding venues to suit every style. You can tailor your theme to match a historic wedding venue’s history, making your big day all the more special.

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Pier 70
Pier 70
Historic Weddings · San Francisco, CA

With its rustic brick exteriors and massive steel beams, the buildings at Pier 70 evoke San Francisco’s seafaring past. But today, Pier 70 is one-of-a-kind events venue with capacities up to 20,000 people in the Dogpatch district. The gallant, historic, waterfront spaces of Pier 70 are capable of... (Historic Weddings San Francisco)

Guests 1 to 20,000
The MacArthur
The MacArthur
11 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Los Angeles, CA

One of Los Angeles's most prized possessions, The MacArthur is a truly special and one-of-a-kind venue. The MacArthur can provide the perfect backdrop for any size function. With stunning architecture and elaborate Art-deco details, The MacArthur serves as the ideal backdrop for weddings, large... (Historic Weddings Los Angeles)

Guests 60 to 2,500
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The Majestic Downtown
The Majestic Downtown
19 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Los Angeles, CA

A Historic & Glamorous Venue Located in Downtown Los Angeles. Escape the ordinary and begin your happily ever after at The Majestic Downtown. This unforgettable setting is perfect for a ceremony and wedding reception. With its captivating ambiance, this unique venue provides a fresh perspective to... (Historic Weddings Los Angeles)

Guests 80 to 1,200
Sandbox Venue
Sandbox Venue
2 reviews
· Historic Weddings · San Diego, CA

Located in San Diego’s historic downtown area, Sandbox is a stunning converted warehouse with soaring barrel-vaulted ceilings, wooden beams, exposed brick softened with twinkling market lights, and abundant natural lighting. It’s the essence of industrial chic. Best of all, it’s modular nature and... (Historic Weddings San Diego)

Guests 10 to 250
Vibiana
Vibiana
17 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Los Angeles, CA

Vibiana is the restored former Archdiocese Cathedral of Los Angeles. This historic monument was built in 1876, making it one of the oldest monuments in the city of LA. After being saved from demolition by the Los Angeles Conservancy in the 1990’s, the space underwent a multi-million dollar... (Historic Weddings Los Angeles)

Guests 150 to 789
San Diego Botanic Garden
San Diego Botanic Garden
37 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Encinitas, CA

San Diego Botanic Garden is San Diego County’s location of choice for our uniquely picturesque and memorable outdoor wedding & reception. With a mild year-round climate, the Garden offers a variety of garden settings for your event, from the large Gazebo Lawn to our intimate Waterfall View Deck and... (Historic Weddings Encinitas)

Guests 2 to 200
City of Santa Barbara - Parks and Recreation Venues
City of Santa Barbara - Parks and Recreation Venues
14 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Santa Barbara, CA

The City of Santa Barbara Venues has a venue suitable for every kind of gathering. Whether you want to rent one of our unique beachside facilities for that important special event that you've been planning for years, or you're just looking for a place to have a meeting or company get-together, we... (Historic Weddings Santa Barbara)

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Casa Romantica
Casa Romantica
26 reviews
· Historic Weddings · San Clemente, CA

Casa Romantica is southern California’s most exquisite bluff-top estate. With its spectacular views of the beautiful Pacific and its stunning architecture, Casa Romantica provides an incomparable venue for weddings and private gatherings; where you and your guests can enjoy every moment of your... (Historic Weddings San Clemente)

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Wayfarers Chapel
Wayfarers Chapel
69 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Wayfarers Chapel is a wedding venue located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, that serve the surrounding region. This gorgeous, religious venue offers couples an impressive and historic architectural structure to host their wedding events. Their indoor event space is ideal to fit a large ceremony... (Historic Weddings Rancho Palos Verdes)

Clarke Estate
Clarke Estate
24 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Santa Fe Springs, CA

The Clarke Estate is a historic landmark and was designed by renowned architect Irving Gill. It is an elegant site for outdoor weddings, receptions, and special adult events. Completed in 1921, the 8,000 square-foot home is constructed of poured-in-place reinforced concrete. The home is built around... (Historic Weddings Santa Fe Springs)

Guests 10 to 200
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Paradise Springs
Paradise Springs
27 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Oakhurst, CA

Paradise Springs is located on 100 secluded just south of Yosemite National Park. Paradise is best utilized as a destination wedding location where you can have a private resort for your friends & family for the weekend (or mid week). Paradise has 5 cabins - The Villa can sleep 20 people, and the... (Historic Weddings Oakhurst)

Guests 1 to 500
The Villa Del Sol
The Villa Del Sol
60 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Fullerton, CA

The Villa Del Sol courtyard is a one of a kind, welcoming al fresco oasis nestled in the heart of Downtown Fullerton. This original Spanish Colonial historic landmark with its rich architecture and alluring center courtyard make it the perfect venue for an outdoor wedding and reception or any... (Historic Weddings Fullerton)

Guests 60 to 250
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Twenty Mile House
Twenty Mile House
88 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Blairsden-Graeagle, CA

Twenty Mile House is a stunning and secluded private eco-estate located in Graeagle, California. With exclusive use of the spectacular eco-estate couples and their guests can make memories to last a lifetime against the backdrop of beautiful mountain skies, magnificent gardens and enchanting creeks.... (Historic Weddings Blairsden-Graeagle)

Twin Oaks House & Gardens
Twin Oaks House & Gardens
57 reviews
· Historic Weddings · San Marcos, CA

Twin Oaks House & Gardens is a vintage wedding venue in San Marcos, California. This gorgeous estate has a history dating back over 100 years ago, making it a unique location for your wedding. There are lush forests, gorgeous floral gardens and cascading streams that encompass this venue and make it... (Historic Weddings San Marcos)

Crestmore Manor
Crestmore Manor
26 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Riverside, CA

Crestmore Manor, a 10,830 square-foot colonial-style mansion, was built in the mid 1950’s by W.W. “Tiny” Naylor to appease his wife’s desires to live in a home similar to the ones found in Kentucky’s horse country. It was composed of nine bedrooms, an indoor rotisserie built into a brick fireplace,... (Historic Weddings Riverside)

Guests 1 to 300
Ebell of Long Beach
Ebell of Long Beach
57 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Long Beach, CA

On a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood, a Long Beach landmark has been reborn. One of three Southern California women’s clubs built in 1924, the Long Beach building has been privately purchased and re imagined into one of Southern California’s most beautiful historic venues. With its... (Historic Weddings Long Beach)

Guests 20 to 400
Overlook Hall
Overlook Hall
Avalon, CA

Overlook Hall is a full-service, historic wedding venue located in Avalon, California. The building, originally built in 1929, was designed to resemble an Italian chapel and served for many years as a community church. Since being restored in 2010, the venue has become one of the prettiest hillside... (Historic Weddings Avalon)

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