Finding the perfect wedding venue that’s beautiful and local can be a daunting task. If you want to have a one of a kind wedding at a place that is unique, inspiring and creative, visit the Community Arts Center: the Perfect Delaware County Wedding Venue.
We have several spaces available on the property, perfect for weddings of all sizes. Each of our historic facilities offer you and your guests the opportunity to celebrate while surrounded by alternating works of art, at any time of year.
Our Available Facilities
Located just off 476 and minutes from the airport, it’s a convenient location for guests from out of town as well as all over Philadelphia, Delaware County and the Main Line. See below for details about each of the spaces available for weddings and other parties at the Community Arts Center in Wallingford.
The Duke Gallery at the Community Arts Center, built in 2008, is a dramatic and welcoming space for gatherings of all kinds. The Gallery offers plenty of room for up to 200 people with full dance floor and seated service, or 250 for cocktail service. The gallery is fully air conditioned and handicap accessible.
Side Lawn and Secret Garden
Just steps outside the gallery is a lovely lawn filled with spectacular ceremony and photo locations as well as a funky, out of the way secret garden. The lawn includes a castle-like stone tower and a stone gateway leading to dense forest, each popular locations for a magical wedding ceremony. The Secret Garden, tucked away just off the main lawn is complete with mosaics and sculptural installations, is a great place for cocktails and wedding after-parties. Enjoy s’mores at the fire pit or artisan pizzas baked in our outdoor pizza oven.
This elegant room is located on the second floor, but contains an elevator for convenient access. The dark hardwood and fireplaces create a beautiful, traditional backdrop for your event. This air conditioned ballroom is perfect for up to 125 for cocktail service and up to 60 for full seated service. It’s an excellent spot for an intimate ceremony and a great alternative to the outdoor ceremony spaces when the weather is challenging.
Other historic and modern rooms are available throughout the property for you and your wedding party to prepare for the big day. Brides enjoy the newly renovated Library on the second floor of the Main building, complete with a large balcony overlooking the gallery. Grooms enjoy the Billiards Room in the adjacent Smith Court Building as a rustic spot to get ready. Other studios are also available.
Book Your Wedding at the Community Arts Center
You can find additional information about the Community Arts Center on our About Us page. Typically, our facilities are available year-round any Friday after 3pm, Saturday after noon, and all day Sundays. We do offer limited availability throughout the week. Additionally, our exclusive caterer is Jeffrey A. Miller Catering. To book the Community Arts Center as your wedding venue, please give us a call or fill out a contact form. We’ll be waiting to hear from you!