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7 Reasons To Get Married At Larz Anderson House in Washington, DC

The Anderson House, located in Washington, D.C., is a historic mansion and a popular venue for weddings and events. Here are seven reasons why you might consider getting married at the Anderson House:

bride and groom kissing outside larz anderson house in washington dc

 1) Historic Charm

The Anderson House was built by Larz and Isabel Anderon in 1905, with the intention of hosting Americand foreign dignities alike. The building  is a stunning example of Beaux-Arts architecture, and its historic charm adds a unique and elegant atmosphere to any wedding. The mansion’s grandeur, with its marble floors, intricate ceilings, and ornate details, provides a majestic backdrop for your wedding ceremony and reception that were once enjoyed by Presidents and other important members of American history.

bride and groom kissing outside larz anderson house in washington dc

2) Beautiful Gardens and Outdoor Spaces

The Anderson House features beautifully landscaped gardens that are perfect for outdoor ceremonies, cocktail hours, or romantic photos. When couples are eager to have a stress free day with everything all in the same place, Anderson House is the ticket!

Bride walking down aisle at Larz Anderson House in Washington DC

3) An Incredible Ceremony Rain Plan

When planning a wedding, couples always have to consider a rain ceremony backup plan. The indoor Ballroom is an incredible space for a ceremony, with a dramatic staircase entrance. 

wedding invitation, wedding rings, and passport at larz anderson house in washington dc

4)  Central Location

Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., the Anderson House is conveniently situated near many iconic landmarks and hotels, making it easy for your guests to explore the city. It also is uniquely situated so you can travel off site to do portraits at iconic DC locations efficiently.

wedding cocktail hour outside larz anderson house in washington dc

5) Intimate Atmosphere

The Anderson House offers a more intimate setting compared to some larger wedding venues, making it ideal for smaller and more personal gatherings.

a variety of wedding portraits at larz anderson house in washington dc

6) Unique Photo Opportunities

With its historic architecture, lush gardens, and elegant interiors, this venue provides a wealth of unique and picturesque photo opportunities. Within a short time, your portraits will have so much variety!

tablescape flowers, wedding invitation, and head table for a wedding at larz anderson house

7) Incredible Staff

The venue has extremely helpful staff, offering helpful tips to make your wedding day uniquely yours. We always love working with their team!


Enjoyed Greg & Olivia’s wedding images? Be sure to check out their Engagement Session here!

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