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It's nearly impossible to find a place to get married in Charleston that doesn't have historical significance. One of the most popular wedding venues in Charleston is Boone Hall Plantation. The historic plantation in Mount Pleasant, which is north of Charleston. This Charleston wedding venue offers a variety of breathtaking backdrops for your wedding day, from the historic manor house to the lush gardens and grand oak trees.

Boone Hall Plantation has a variety of outdoor wedding venues, each with its own unique charm. The Boone Hall Ruins are an elegant venue for a small ceremony, while the Grand Oak Lawn can accommodate weddings of up to 250 guests. Boone Hall's gardens make a wonderful backdrop for photos, while the old-world charm of the plantation makes for a memorable experience.

For me as a top Charleston wedding photographer, photographing a wedding at Boone Hall Plantation will be a dream come true! As soon as you go through the gates of Boone Hall Plantation and start your trek back into the grounds, you'll understand why their website proclaims they're "America's Most Photographed Plantation".

Book your wedding at Boone Hall Plantation!

If you want to book a wedding at Boone Hall Plantation, you will have to get in touch with Natalie Knox.

Natalie Knox - nataliek@boonehallplantation.com

History of Boone Hall Plantation

Boone Hall Plantation was established by John Boone in 1681. In actuality, he would receive the land for Boone Hall as a wedding gift. The plantation has planted over 80 oak trees since its foundation. The Avenue Of Oaks offers a lot of those when you drive slowly down it. It is a truly stunning sight. In the early 1800s, many southern plantations used slave labor to harvest rice, cotton, and indigo. The Holbeck family purchased Boone Hall in 1817 and started a brickyard. Many of the oldest buildings in downtown Charleston were built using bricks made by slaves. As you tour the plantation, you will be able to see the original slave cabins and learn more about slave life at this time.

Boone Hall currently belongs to the McRae family, which purchased it in 1955 and opened it to the public in 1957. Originally, the plantation covered 470 acres, but has since grown to 738 acres, and is still a "working" plantation that grows strawberries, peaches, pumpkins, and a variety of vegetables. Boone Hall Plantation is one of the most popular places for Charleston weddings as well as a host of social events throughout the year. Among these events are concerts, the Pumpkin Patch, Wine Under The Oaks, oyster roasts, and so much more.

Movies and TV Shows filmed at Boone Hall Plantation

The Boone Hall Plantation has been used as a filming location for movies and TV shows since the 1950s. Some popular TV shows that have been filmed at Boone Hall Plantation include "The Notebook", "Hunger Games", and "Django Unchained". The plantation has also been used as a location for commercials and music videos including Taylor Swift's "Wildest Dreams" music video.

When planning your wedding at Boone Hall Plantation, be sure to ask about the filming history. Boon Hall plantation has been used as a location for movies and TV shows since the 1950s. They have a variety of props and backdrops available for your photo booth or wedding album

The Notebook was filmed at Boone Hall Plantation. It shows Rachael McAdams and Ryan Gosling biking through the Avenue Of Oaks. The Notebook is such a romantic movie!

Boone Hall Plantation FAQs

How do you book your wedding at Boone Hall Plantation?

Click this link for pricing information, but a signed contract and a 50% deposit are required. Boone Hall Plantation only gives couples a week to hold their date without deposit due to high demand.

Are couples allowed to bring their own wedding vendors?

Boone Hall only requires vendors for catering and bars. They have five of the best caterers in Charleston on their preferred vendor list, so you have a lot of options.

Does Boone Hall Plantation require couples to have wedding insurance?

Indeed! Prior to the wedding date, couples will need to purchase a general liability insurance package. A minimum of $1 million in coverage is required by most venues.

Are couples required to hire a Charleston Wedding Coordinator when booking their wedding at Boone Hall?

When you book Boone Hall for your wedding, you'll need to hire at least a day-of coordinator to ensure that your special day runs smoothly. If you want an even more custom experience, you'll want to hire a full-service wedding planner to help you create a day that you and your guests will never forget.

Location: Mount Pleasant, SC.

Charleston Photographers Amy & David Bennett | 1559 Gemstone Dr, Mount Pleasant, SC

802.825.7505 | www.amybennettphoto.com | amybennettphoto@gmail.com