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Exploring 31 Unique Wedding Venues in St. Louis: A Comprehensive Guide

When it comes to planning the perfect wedding, choosing the right venue is a crucial decision that sets the tone for the entire celebration. Not to mention without a wedding venue it is difficult to set a wedding date, right? St. Louis, with its diverse array of venues, offers a wealth of options for couples seeking a distinctive and memorable setting for their special day. In this guide, we’ll take a closer look at some intriguing wedding venues in and around St. Louis, highlighting key details to help you make an informed decision.

All the info below is subject to change if you come across different data feel free to comment below and I will make the updates needed. Thank you for you help.

9th Street Abbey

Address: 1808 S 9th St, St. Louis, MO 63104

Rental Fee: $4,700

Food Menu: Bogarts

Food Cost/Person: $26

Bar/PP: $29

Special Notes: Extra fee for Airbnb, preferred caterers: Ces and Judy’s (59), Holly Berry (65).

Photography: Dark and Moody all the way to bright and airy, with its high ceilings and beautiful structure

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The Noble

Address: 3611 S Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63118

Rental Fee: $5,000

Food Menu: Stations

Food Cost/Person: $46.5

Bar/PP: $27

Notes: Ceremony fee, in-house catering only, only available starting at noon.

Photography: Dark and Moody all the way to bright and airy, amazing getting ready space and glass vault

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McPherson

Address: 4715 McPherson Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108

Rental Fee: $6,200

Food Menu: Stations

Food Cost/Person: $69

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: Buffet preferred venue, unique history: former funeral home.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, Great outdoor space with string lights close to outside locations off site for photos

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Piazza Messina

Address: 5535 State Rte N, Cottleville, MO 63304

Rental Fee: $6,325

Food Menu: Stations

Food Cost/Person: $62

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: in-house catering only, outdoor pet-friendly venue.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, Great getting ready house and Amazing outdoor space with lake view.

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Das Bevo

Address: 4749 Gravois Ave, St. Louis, MO 63116

Rental Fee: $5,250

Food Menu: Short rib/pasta

Food Cost/Person: $44

Bar/PP: $29

Notes: unique atmosphere

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, Great getting ready house and Amazing outdoor space with lake view.

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Sunset Country Club

Address: 9555 S Geyer Rd, St. Louis, MO 63127

Rental Fee: None (Buffet)

Food Cost/Person: $70

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: Plated dinner available at $120, limited food options.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, Great greenery and Amazing outdoor space with lake views.

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Missouri History Museum

Address: 5700 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112

Rental Fee: $4,500

Favorite Menu: 2-entree buffet, Sugarfire

Food Cost/Person: $45

Bar/PP: $33

Notes: Butler’s Pantry (100) is an alternative catering option.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, A lot of photo opportunities and indoor spaces that can only be capture at the museum.

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Third Degree Glass

Address: 5200 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108

Rental Fee: $2,100

Food Menu: Salt and Smoke

Food Cost/Person: $27.99 plus service

Bar/PP: $48

Notes: Offers 10 other catering options, customizable packages.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, Amazing indoor display of blown glass, and short drives to forest park for photos.

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Stone House St. Charles

Address: 4401 McClay Rd, St Charles, MO 63304

Rental Fee: $11,400

Food Menu: Salt and Smoke

Food Cost/Person: $27.99 plus service

Bar/PP: $15 (rail only)

Notes:The venue offers a variety of catering options, including Mission Taco, Sugarfire, and Salt and Smoke.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional / Light and Airy, Great getting ready location for guys and girls, outdoor options and indoor options.

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Anheuser Busch Biergarten

Address: 1127 Pestalozzi St, St. Louis, MO 63118

Rental Fee: $4,500

Food Menu: Buffet

Food Cost/Person: $100

Bar/PP: Included, +$12 for liquor

Notes: Plated dinner available at $120, additional cost for liquor.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, Tons of space for images not much greenery but can be an amazing look.

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Piper Palm House

Address: 4271 Northeast Dr, St. Louis, MO 63110

Rental Fee: $4,500

Food Menu: Salt and Smoke

Food Cost/Person: $27.99 plus service

Bar/PP: $15 (rail only)

Notes: Intimate venue with a maximum seating capacity of 150, tent required for cocktail hour.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, Awesome look indoors with huge windows and lots of greenery also lots of space outdoors for photos in tower grove park.

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Andre’s at Fox Run

Location: Eureka, MO

Outdoor Ceremony Fee: $2,250

Food Menu: Andre’s Silver

Food Cost/Person: $49.95

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: Outdoor ceremony option, various menu packages available.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, Awesome look indoors with lots of natural light, very few places you are allowed to go on the grounds.

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Maison Du Lac

Location: Catawissa, MO

Rental Fee: $5,750

Food Menu: Sugarfire Buffet

Food Cost/Person: $48

Bar/PP: $27

Notes: In-house bar only, unique option to have llamas at your wedding.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, Amazing getting ready houses and outdoor space, Barn can be a challenge to photograph in due to the color of the wood. Great indoor reception location.

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Haue Valley

Location: Pacific, MO

Rental Fee: $7,450

Food Menu: Pappy’s 2 meats 2 sides no china

Food Cost/Person: $16

Bar/PP: Bar by drink/bottle only, estimated $1,000 for 120

Notes: Unique features include the allowance of cows at the wedding, full decor inclusion.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional/ Light and Airy, Rock wall and grounds are key places at this venue a lot of natural areas for photographs.

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Wild Carrot

Location: Tower Grove

Rental Fee: $7,400

Food Menu: Salt and Smoke

Food Cost/Person: $27 plus service

Bar/PP: $30-$36 depending on liquor

Notes: In-house bar only, shuttle required for 180+ guests.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, A St Louis Staple indoor brick and plaster outdoor awnings are the key spots at this amazing venue.

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Windows on Washington

Location: Downtown

Package: Mid package

Food Cost/Person: $78

Bar/PP: Included, additional for premiums

Notes: Shuttle service included from downtown hotels, not ideal for ceremonies.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, Awesome venue for those downtown city vibes, close enough to arch and parks for an outdoor look if needed. .

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Willow

Location: Downtown

Rental Fee: $3,000

Food Menu: Burger bar plus 3 apps and dessert bar

Food Cost/Person: $36

Bar/PP: $34

Notes: Unique chandeliers add character to the venue.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional / Light and Airy, Awesome venue large windows and of course those city vibes, close enough to arch and parks for an outdoor look if needed. .

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Lemp Mansion

Location: Soulard

Rental Fee: $3,000

Food Menu: Tacos

Food Cost/Person: $47

Bar/PP: Included, can upgrade liquor

Notes: Known for its haunted history, additional costs for tables, chairs, linens.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional / Light and Airy, Is it haunted, who knows! Old look nice outdoor area!

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Pebble Creek Farm

Location: St. Gen

Rental Fee: $7,000 (includes Friday-Sunday)

Catering: Any caterer

Bar/PP: Bar by drink/bottle only, estimated $1,000 for 120

Notes: Remote location, on-site mini cottages for family accommodation.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, Nice big white barn and open fields. Classic clean look with a rustic charm

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Westwind Hills

Location: Pacific, MO

Rental Fee: $13,000 + $1,200 for outdoor ceremony

Favorite Menu: Sugarfire Buffet

Bar/PP: $7,000 bar minimum

Notes: Expensive but offers a gorgeous setting.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, Huge white building open fields perfect for luxury style weddings. Classic clean look.

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Knotting Hills

Location: Pevely

Rental Fee: $12,000

Food Menu: Buffet

Food Cost/Person: $115

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: Despite the high cost, the venue offers an inclusive package, ideal for those with a minimum guest requirement.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, Huge space with lots of options, lux garden views and amazing getting ready locations for both bride and groom.

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The Lake at Knotting Hills

Location: Pevely

Rental Fee: $10,700

Food Menu: Buffet

Food Cost/Person: $115

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: An additional spot to an amazing location.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, Huge space with lots of options, lux lake views the newest addition to Knotting Hills.

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La Charette Farms

Location: Marthasville

Rental Fee: $6,000

Catering: Any caterer

Bar/PP: Bar by drink/bottle only, estimated $1,000 for 120

Notes: A distant location with a full weekend rental option, includes decor.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional / Light and Airy, Old barn look with a lot of wooded out door space for those who are into nature you should really look no further.

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Old Post Office

Location: Downtown

Rental Fee: $3,500

Food Menu: Pasta House (steak/chicken/pasta)

Food Cost/Person: $30

Bar/PP: $22

Notes: Everything needs to be rented separately, offers a historic and classic setting.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, The historic old post office in St Louis is an amazing building both outside and in. The ability to be so close to downtown give you options for outdoor images.

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The Jewel Box

Location: Forest Park

Rental Fee: $4,750

Food Menu: Sugarfire Buffet

Food Cost/Person: $48

Bar/PP: $27

Notes: Can be used for the ceremony only, offering a unique and picturesque setting for your vows.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, What an amazing venue, the greenery inside and all the huge windows, need I say more. The face that it is right in forest park lends it to endless possibilities for out door images.

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Forest Park Visitor’s Center

Location: Forest Park

Reception Fee: $2,500 (Reception only, no ceremonies allowed)

Food Menu: Catering St. Louis Seated

Minimum Spend: $15,000

Food Cost/Person: $80

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: Reception-only venue, high minimum spend, but conveniently located in Forest Park.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, A classic venue with so much to offer, and there is forest park that is just a play ground and boundless for image options on your wedding day.

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World’s Fair Pavilion

Location: Forest Park

Rental Fee: $3,950

Food Menu: Sugarfire Buffet

Food Cost/Person: $48

Bar/PP: $27

Notes: Requires renting everything, event insurance, security, and trash removal. Catering options include Catering STL at $80/person.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, The archways and over all placement of this venue is awesome and there is forest park that leaves you with so many image options on your wedding day.

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Grbic Events

Location: Dutchtown

Food Menu: Classic European

Minimum Spend: $15,000

Food Cost/Person: $65

Bar/PP: Included

Notes: European-inspired venue with an open vendor policy, offering flexibility for customization.

Photography: Traditional / Light and Airy, An amazing venue that is setup for class. The overall look from the images can be a strong lean on the lux side.

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Boo Cat Club

Location: Loop area

Fee with Ceremony: $5,750

Food Menu: Salt & Smoke

Food Cost/Person: $30

Bar/PP: $33 minimum

Notes: Unique venue in the Loop area with an open vendor policy.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, What a unique venue, it is close to down town but with all the indoor space that is original and just plain neat, I am not sure you would want to leave.

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The Hawthorn

Location: Downtown

Rental Fee: $7,000

Open Vendor Policy: Yes

Bar/PP: $42

Notes: Offers flexibility with an open vendor policy.

Photography: Dark and Moody / Traditional, This venue is large and there is so much room for all the activities you can think of.

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612 North

Location: Downtown

Rental Fee: $4,350

Food Menu: Stations

Minimum Spend: $20,000

Food Cost/Person: $90

Bar/PP: $30

Notes: High minimum spend, but an awesome location with numerous food options.

Dark and Moody / Traditional, Natural stone work and amazing overlooks of the arch and down town makes this an amazing setting for some fantastic wedding images. This venue is large and there is so much room for all the activities you can think of.

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