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Here are your 5 reasons to have a Norfolk Wedding

by a Norfolk Wedding Photographer

Planning your wedding requires making decisions both big and small, and one of the most important choices will be selecting the perfect location to host your special day. Norfolk, with its picturesque landscapes and unique charm, offers an unique setting for couples looking to tie the knot. In this blog post, I will guide you with my five reasons why Norfolk should be at the top of your list for your special day.



Norfolk is blessed with breath-taking natural beauty, stunning coastlines, tranquil countryside, and picturesque gardens. Imagine capturing your beautiful couples photos against the backdrop of a golden sandy beach or within a blooming garden filled with vibrant flowers. From the relaxing Norfolk Broads to the vast beauty of endless fields, this eastern county offers diverse and captivating landscapes that will create unforgettable images to cherish forever.

bride and groom facing each other in a beautiful norfolk field at golden hour sunset. norfolk wedding photographer

Vast landscape of fields at golden hour, Curds Hall Barn, Norfolk

bride and groom walking holding hands along the walled gardens in Norwich, Norfolk. Wedding photographer

Beautiful walled plantation gardens near the Georgian Townhouse Norfolk



Norfolk is home to a variety of heritage and an abundance of historic venues, providing a sense of elegance to your wedding. Imagine celebrating your special day in a majestic gatehouse, a charming manor house, or a stately country estate. These venues offer unique building features, beautifully maintained gardens, and a timeless feel that will add a the essence of magic to your wedding day.

Magical setting of Pentney Abbey including medieval gatehouse, Norfolk

Romantic Norfolk wEdding Venue, the beautiful picturesque luxury Oxnead Hall, Norfolk Wedding Venue

The idyllic English country estate of Oxnead Hall, Norfolk


Norfolk farmland and barns

Whether you're dreaming of a boho rustic vibe or a classic country wedding, Norfolk barn venues offer a flexible backdrop that can be personalised to your vision and style. Barn venues combine the essence of a traditional barn with exposed beams with the picturesque surroundings of the Norfolk countryside. If you're looking to create a relaxed yet romantic atmosphere that is perfect for sharing your love of one another and celebrating with all your closest family and friends then a rustic Norfolk barn can provide a truly magical setting for couples looking for an unforgettable barn wedding experience.

bride and groom kissing at the alter in a rustic norfolk barn with exposed beams.

Beautifully rustic exposed beams at Curds Hall Barn, Norfolk

Couple and their Confetti at Southwood Hall, Barn Wedding Venue, Norfolk Wedding Venue

Gorgeous confetti shot at Southwood Hall, Norfolk



Norfolk is renowned for its fresh, locally sourced ingredients and delicious delicacies. Treat your guests to a variety of fresh seafood, farm-to-table produce, and traditional Norfolk dishes. Whether you choose to have a lavish sit-down banquet or a relaxed tapas style vibe, Norfolk's food scene will definitely not disappoint creating a wedding menu to suit all palettes.

Grazing platter served at the whimsical Wellington Wood, Norfolk

Grazing platter served in Wellington Wood, Norfolk

Canapés being served at the beautiful Pentney Abbey, Norfolk

Canapés being served at the beautiful Pentney Abbey, Norfolk


big norfolk skies

The beauty of Norfolk's big, open skies adds an extra something special to your wedding day. Whether it's a bright and sunny day with vibrant blue hues, a golden glowing sunset, or a crisp starry night, the open skies provide a stunning natural canopy for your wedding festivities. The ever-changing colours and tones of the Norfolk skies create an unforgettable atmosphere adding a touch of magic to your day.

Bride and groom walking during golden hour at Pentney Abbey across the fields with haybales

Golden Hour glow across the fields at Pentney Abbey, Norfolk

Large open skies in the Norfolk countryside, The Old Hall

Are you now feeling inspired to create your

dream norfolk wedding?

Norfolk's natural beauty, historic venues, farmland barns, variety of food delights, and vast skies make it an ideal location for creating your dream wedding. Whether you envision an intimate ceremony in a charming countryside setting or a lavish celebration on a grand country estate, Norfolk offers a slice of everything making it a wonderful part of England to create a truly unforgettable day.