Marry your true love in our wedding venue with up to TEN of your closest friends and family members on hand to witness the happy event. Yerkes Wedding Salon is just minutes outside of Philadelphia and will make your special day a memorable one with personalized service and attention paid to every detail.
As the bride, you may walk down the aisle and have someone give you away. We can only allow TEN people to attend with each couple. The bride, the groom and TEN people total.
We offer "Here Comes the Bride," played in stereo. You may also bring your own wedding music to play through our sound system.
Our officiant performs the ceremony, therefore, we do not allow couples to have their own officiant perform their ceremony.
Our gazebo and garden are available to you as a lovely outdoor setting for pictures.
We can also renew wedding vows.
Our professional staff is always available to answer questions, supply information, and offer advice. We coordinate the wedding for each couple by seating the guests, organizing the bridal party and offering wedding music. We then provide the garden for photo opportunities where friends and family can take their pictures.
We welcome members of the LGBTQ community to book their wedding ceremonies with us.
We do not host wedding receptions.
Our chapel does not have a changing facility, the bride and groom must arrive dressed and ready for their ceremony.
The bride and groom have an appointment time 30 minutes before the scheduled ceremony time to check in. We will add a late fee if you arrive after your scheduled check-in time.
You must call the Monday before your wedding between 9:00am and 12:00pm to confirm your appointment.
If you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment, you must call to cancel or reschedule.
Bring your marriage license and fee with you on your wedding day. If you received your license via email, make sure all three sections of your license are printed out before you arrive.
We Come to You
An officiant can come to a location of your choosing for a fee of $230 which is subject to change depending on the distance. Your site must be in Pennsylvania, and our office must receive the payment and original marriage license before the date of your ceremony. Please call to make the necessary arrangements. Due to COVID19, this service is indefinitely unavailable.
We accept cash, and most major credit cards. Sorry, no personal checks. Individual service prices are listed. Prices are subject to change without notice. The fee to perform the ceremony is $160.00. Late fees will be applied.