Weddings at Lyndhurst
Imagine your perfect wedding day!
You step out from between double castle doors and walk down the aisle with your guest seated on the sweeping great lawn or you step through gates into the secluded rose garden to meet your future spouse beneath a rose covered pergola. You take wedding photographs within century old weeping Beech trees, so old and so large their limbs touch the ground. You join your guests for cocktails on the mansion veranda with views sweeping down to the Hudson. You and your guests retire to the carriage house for dinner and dancing and evening conversation in the flower-filled courtyard.
Sophisticated couples enjoy the privacy and beauty of Lyndhurst’s sixty-seven acres on the widest part of the Hudson River, only thirty-five minutes from New York City and easily accessible from multiple transportation hubs. Whether your wedding is elegant and formal, or simple and rustic, Lyndhurst will make you feel like a princess in this unique castle setting. This unforgettable venue is unique and your friends and family will rave about your wedding forever.
Lyndhurst also has specific expertise in handling elegant weddings for multi-cultural couples, destination weddings, gay weddings, kosher weddings, Hindu weddings and exclusive small weddings for mature couples with wedding parties of 40 or under. Our friendly, experienced, conscientious staff is committed to assisting you and your wedding planner in organizing every detail of your event. For more information or to arrange a walk-through of the grounds, please contact:
Lyndhurst is a popular destination for Glatt Kosher weddings. Glatt certification is provided by Rabbi Daniel Senter to Regal Caterers, our exclusive provider of Kosher weddings . We can assist you in finding just the right spot for all the aspects of Jewish weddings, including the tish, bedekken and signing of the ketubah. Our caterers are expert at providing both contemporary Kosher cuisine and traditional dishes that will satisfy all members of your family. The property provides a discounted site fee to weddings held on Sundays.
South Asian Weddings
Lyndhurst is a popular site for traditional Hindu weddings. Our caterer is expert at providing the cusine your guests will expect and in advising you about how to plan all aspects of your ceremony to meet New York State law fire codes. We are experienced at welcoming families and helping them consider the most auspicious time and place to hold your ceremony at Lyndhurst. Our tent can be expanded to hold large family gatherings and those who have relatives coming from out of town or overseas can arrange to have special tours of the mansion and pre-ceremony meeting spaces.
Lyndhurst is a particularly memorable venue to host your LGBT wedding. Lyndhurst offers a variety of venues in which you can customize your ceremony and reception. For parties up to 60, receptions can be held on the Lyndhurst verandah overlooking the sweeping lawn and the Hudson River.
Click here to watch a video about an LGBT wedding at Lyndhurst.
Exclusive Small Weddings
For wedding parties under 40, both the ceremony and reception can be held in the rooms of Lyndhurst Mansion. Ceremonies can be held in the spectacular Lyndhurst Picture Gallery or parlor while the wedding meal may be held in the Lyndhurst dining room or verandah. These weddings are often appropriate for mature couples with a small wedding party and for LGBT couples who are looking for a very exclusive wedding.
Wedding and Family Celebration Photography
Whether your wedding or family celebration is being held here or elsewhere, Lyndhurst is a perfect spot for wedding and celebration photographs. Lyndhurst offers a variety of breathtaking backdrops, whether our stunning Gothic castle, sweeping lawns or majestic trees so large that photographs can be taken under their leafy canopy. Our staff can assist you in finding just the right place for your photographs.
Our reasonable fees are based on the size of your party and expected length of session and start at $350 for the first hour and $300 for any additional hours. The fee is prepaid and an email receipt is sent to you for presentation at the gate to Lyndhurst staff for access to the property on the day of the shoot.
For more information or to book your date, please contact Christine Mortell Plazas, at 914-303-6837 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.