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Water Works Philadelphia Wedding Venue

I’m highlighting another amazing venue and sharing all of my guidance with you on Water Works Philadelphia Wedding Venue!

Have you been hopping around from venue to venue, leaving each walkthrough thinking ‘It was ok but… ‘ Then a wedding in the heart of Philly at Water Works Philadelphia Wedding Venue is for you! Philly weddings are known for being classic, upscale, and luxurious with a modern twist. Water Works has all that plus the historic charm that comes along with hosting a wedding in The City of Brotherly Love!

Do you have guests traveling in from New York, New Jersey, Delaware, or anywhere in Pennsylvania? Operated by Cescaphe, Water Works is one of the top wedding venues in the Philadelphia area! Cescaphe prides itself on a number of gorgeous and distinctive wedding venues that are located in Center City,  making their wedding venues are easily accessible for out-of-town guests!

Cescaphe Events standard wedding package includes a personal bridal suite, an hour and a half cocktail reception, a 6-hour wedding reception with a 3-course dinner (top-shelf open bar included!), and to finish the night as Mr. & Mrs. – a 4 tier wedding cake! Have you ever heard of a more amazing standard wedding package?! To say that Cescaphe Events’ level of care to your wedding day is above and beyond, would be an understatement!

Before we talk about your unforgettable wedding reception at Water Works by Cescaphe let’s talk about the location and your wedding day photos! Water Works has such a stunning scenic backdrop. It would be hard not to put their location and your beautiful wedding photography in the same category.

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Water Works Philadelphia Wedding Venue is located on the Schuylkill River, right at the heart of Center City!

Talk about a dream location for a Philly wedding! Philadelphia area wedding venues are customarily historic in nature and full of stories that tie back to the American Revolutionary period. Water Works is no different! Did you know that Charles Dickens once visited Water Works and praised the location for its unique design?! At over 200 years old this iconic venue has been renovated as a home for contemporary luxurious weddings.

Water Works has an array of settings within its venue. Which is so unique when searching for a wedding venue. Having a wide variety of scenic settings on your wedding day creates beautiful versatility in your wedding day photos. And of course, plenty of space for your guests to celebrate!

How does wedding photography with a backdrop of the Philadelphia skyline sound? Like a dream come true right?! Stretched along Boathouse Row which is perched against the Schuylkill River, Water Works is nestled among this historic stretch of location just by the Philadelphia Museum of Art! Can you think of a more picturesque setting? With columned walkways and a vintage gazebo, we can work together to capture the wedding photos you’ve always dreamed of someday sharing with your grandchildren.

Sometimes, my brides are looking for a more inclusive wedding experience for their big day. Cescaphe Events team of experts coordinates all the details of your wedding day while aiming to exceed your every expectation! If you want to host a wedding that will have your guests talking about it for years to come, Cescaphe’s service speaks for itself. They pride their service on being responsive, attentive, and professional each and every step of the way. They have a full-service events team to take your wedding from ‘we found the perfect venue!’ to your once-in-a-lifetime moment!

Searching for a Wedding Photographer to capture all the memories of your unforgettable wedding day at Water Works in Philadelphia?

Click the contact button and let’s schedule a time to talk!

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Water Works Philadelphia wedding venue includes the following in their wedding reception packages:

  • Event Planning
  • Bridal Suite
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Bartender(s)
  • Champagne Toast
  • House Wine
  • Open Bar
  • Top Shelf Libations
  • Signature Drink Choice
  • Wedding Cake
  • Cake Cutting
  • Dessert Selection
  • Clean Up

Hosting a great big wedding with lots of family and friends? Water Works can accommodate up to 550 guests on your wedding day! Looking for a more intimate experience on your wedding day? The minimum guest count to book at Water Works is 85 guests. Water Works has 3 unique spaces to choose from to make your day an extraordinary celebration!

Water Works Philadelphia Wedding Venue offers three different settings for your dream day!

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The Engine House

The Engine House can only be described as “Historic elegance in classic Philadelphia style!” Are you planning on having a smaller, more intimate wedding day? The historic Engine house comfortably seats anywhere from 85-140 of your guests. Inside you’ll find espresso-stained hardwood floors & sparkling chandeliers! The Engine House also boasts a custom gray and ivory tented veranda. This is where you will serve your guests cocktails while they overlook the sights of the Schuylkill River.

And did I mention the private bridal suite that’s included?!

Thinking about adding an outdoor ceremony to your reception at Water Works? The pristinely landscaped ground and classic structures make an outdoor ceremony a perfect choice! Water Works is classic, scenic, and unforgettable!

If you choose to also host your ceremony at The Engine House, they will add an additional half-hour to your wedding reception, free of charge!

The Grand Pavilion

Ready for an amazing outdoor reception option? The Grand Pavilion is for my couples who are hosting more guests than allowed at The Engine House. This gorgeous site can host 150-200 guests. It is framed by neo-classic pillars that overlook the amazing views from the Schuylkill River. The setting truly lives up to its name and it is ‘grand’ in every sense of the word!

If you choose to also host your ceremony at The Grand Pavilion, they will add an additional half-hour to your wedding reception, free of charge!

The Mill House

Planning the perfect outdoor wedding reception with friends and family from near and far? For up to 350 guests, The Mill House at Water Works will design one for you from the ground up! This custom-designed, tented outdoor wedding experience has been home to some of Philadelphia’s most grand affairs!

If you choose to also host your ceremony at The Mill House, they will add on an additional half-hour to your wedding reception, free of charge!

Now that you have all of my guidance on planning your Philadelphia wedding at Water Works let’s capture all the memories of your unforgettable wedding day together!

Click the contact button and let’s schedule a time to talk!

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