If you have ever dreamt of getting married in a castle by a lake, Belvedere Castle may be the right choice for your Central Park elopement! One of five visitor centers in the park, the structure was created in 1869 and is currently used to measure the official temperature in New York from it’s highest tower.. The name translates to “beautiful view” and the views from the top are just that! Offering two balconies with panoramic views of the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond and several other locations in the park. Our photographers have captured many beautiful elopement photos in and near the castle and love visiting. Our all inclusive elopement package even includes the permit for the popular location for your big day!
Bethesda Terrace and The Loeb Boathouse ElopementCheck it out!
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square and Belvedere Castle Central Park Wedding TrailerView the gallery
NYC may be the only place in the world where you can get married in a castle for free! While our elopement photographers do suggest applying for the permit to reserve Belvedere Castle for your elopement, Central Park doesn’t require it if you are having an intimate wedding. Belvedere Castle offers a romantic elopement location in the park overlooking Turtle Pond and plenty of amazing photo opps! Be sure to check out Elizabeth & Ivan’s romantic celebration at the popular Central Park elopement location.Check it out!
Michelle & Bill wanted a fairy tale castle wedding in Central Park and knew Belvedere Castle would be the perfect location! The couple planned their NYC destination wedding with the help of our all-inclusive elopement team which included an officiant and affordable elopement photographer. Their Belvedere Castle wedding turned out great with an intimate wedding ceremony followed by newlywed wedding photos at the castle. Afterward, Michelle & Bill took a vintage NYC taxi to Brooklyn for wedding photos in Dumbo. Be sure to click on the link below to see more…View the gallery
It was a pleasure working with this adorable couple Ana and Darrell for their Belvedere Castle wedding. They hired our all inclusive elopement team to take care of the ceremony , photography, hair and makeup and we think everything turned out beautiful! All the way from Houston Texas, the happy newlyweds brought along their adult children to celebrate in their big day and what better place to pick for a NYC destination elopement then Central Park ! Check it out!View the gallery
Truth is a 150-guest wedding with rehearsal dinner, church ceremony, cocktail and reception celebration just isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. Not every Bride (or groom) wants to spend a year or more planning their big day, with a hefty price tag of around $45,000 (average wedding cost in NYC). That’s a big part of the reason intimate elopements are on the rise! Our all-inclusive Central Park elopement packages are perfect for couples seeking a smaller yet special celebration for their big day. Our elopement team recently had the honor of officiating and photographing the nuptials of Angeli and Gregory at Belvedere Castle along with a few of their closest friend. Check it out!View the gallery
Proof that love knows no distance, this beautiful couple became spouses in an intimate Central Park after a chance meeting in a nightclub. Janique lived in New York her future wife lived in Delaware, but that didn’t keep the two from making it work! After a 6 month courtship the two closed the distance between them and started a new life together. Twelve and a half years later they exchanged vows under the shelter of Belvedere Castle as our all inclusive elopement team ushered them into matrimony. Our photographer captured beautiful photos of the same sex couple as their friends and family cheered them on. Check it out!View the gallery
Our elopement photographer had a wonderful time capturing this adorable couple’s wedding in Central Park. More and more couples are choosing an NYC destination wedding and we are thrilled to play tour guide and welcome them to the Big Apple! Their elopement had a true NYC theme , starting with getting ready in a Times Square hotel, followed by a ride uptown in a vintage yellow taxi. After exchanging vows at Belvedere Terrace in the world famous Central Park, they had their first kiss on the balcony of the Castle. And in true New York style the couple hopped on the subway after wards and headed to Brooklyn for a romantic reception dinner for two. Be sure to check it out!View the gallery
Steve and Declan’s Central Park elopement is the perfect example of how to add personal touches to your big day to make it really stand out from the crowd! The adorable same sex couple from the UK came to NYC with a few friends in tow to tie the knot at Belvedere Castle. They wore top hats in pink and purple and sported fun umbrellas to add a pop of color to their wedding photos! The couple added a harpist to their package for live music during their ceremony and treated their friends to a picnic reception on the lawn after wards. Our photographer had a great time working with them! Check it out…View the gallery
This Central Park elopement at Belvedere Castle and Terrace was beautiful! The adorable couple booked our all-inclusive elopement photography and video package to capture their NYC wedding and our team was honored to be a part of their day. The terrace at Belvedere Castle gives couples an amazing view of the pond and skyline nestled in the middle of Central Park. Their wedding video includes great footage of the popular elopement location, a romantic ceremony performed by our NYC officiant and of course, the big “I do”..click on the link to see more..View the gallery