Top Venues For A Fall Wedding In St. Louis

September 2, 2014 7:00 AM

The fall foliage, the river bluffs and mild temperatures in the St. Louis area contribute to planning a beautiful fall wedding. St. Louis and the surrounding area feature fall wedding venues for every taste. These are the best locations in the St. Louis area to celebrate your fall wedding.
The Conservatory – Garden Wedding Venue
1001 S. Main St.
St. Charles, MO 63301
(636) 947-0414

The garden wedding venue at The Conservatory offers the romance of an outdoor wedding in a beautiful indoor setting. The glass garden house chapel is filled with lush tropical foliage, while the surrounding gardens and courtyards reflect the beauty of the fall foliage. After the ceremony, the surrounding garden area is yours for wedding photos. The garden house is temperature controlled and seats up to 100 guests. The weekend and weekday packages include fresh flower decorations, candles, coordination, rehearsals, music and separate bride and groom rooms. There are also options available for additional embellishments.

9th Street Abbey
1808 S. 9th St.
St. Louis MO 63104
(314) 621-9598

The historic 9th Street Abbey is an all-in-one venue for fall weddings. The abbey is a stunning backdrop for your special day. The 9th Street Abbey was constructed in the 1850s as St. Paul’s German Evangelical Church, and has served as a schoolhouse, church and meeting hall since then. The cathedral has vaulted ceilings with magnificent original stained glass windows. The courtyard patio is nestled between the Abbey building and the old rectory. The beautiful patio garden is unsurpassed with fountains, fall foliage and an outdoor bar. This venue seats up to 210 guests with a dance floor.

City Museum
750 N. 16th St.
St. Louis MO 63103
(314) 231-2489

The City Museum is a popular venue for St. Louis weddings. The photo opportunities from the roof of the museum offer a panoramic view of the city, the Mississippi River and spectacular fall foliage. The City Museum has a choice of four venues: Architectural Hall featuring an ornate, turn-of-the-century bar and hardwood dance floor; Vault Room; First Floor and Mezzanine; and the Cabin Inn and Patio.

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Hermann Hill Wedding Chapel
165 Highway 100 E.
Hermann, MO 65041
(314) 550-4759

Herman Hill Vineyard Inn is located in the heart of Missouri wine country. The wedding chapel is located on the grounds, and offers every amenity a bride could desire. Beautiful trees ablaze with fall colors surround Herman Hill. The wedding chapel, River Room reception hall, Gazebo overlook, climate-controlled Pavilion and luxury river bluff cottages create a relaxed, romantic setting for your Wine Country wedding.

Larimore House Plantation
11475 Lilac Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63138
(314) 868-8009

The Larimore House is a pre-Civil War plantation restored to its original elegance. Your wedding party will have sole use of the six-acre estate, the historic mansion and the beautiful banquet facility. Brides have their choice of the outdoor Marble Gazebo or Indoor Chapel complete with sound system and seating for 250 guests. The Larimore estate adds to the romance with an old-fashioned tree swing, manicured outdoor gardens and fountains, Victorian dressing rooms, a rounded staircase and ornate period mirrors and furnishings.

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Pennee Struckman is an accounting professional in St Louis, MO. She currently writes for on topics related to parenting teenagers and living well on a budget in St. Louis. She is also a professional financial management writer with articles and white papers published by a well-known information firm. Her work can be found at

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