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5 Unusual Places to Get Married Near Manchester

Unusual Places to Get Married Manchester

So, you’ve popped the question and they said, YES! Firstly, from all the team at Hancocks, we want to send our warmest congratulations. But if you’re yet to propose, then head over to our previous blog where we reveal the 6 most romantic places to propose in Manchester. There is no better feeling in the world than knowing you’re promised an eternity of love with your soulmate. Now that the promise has been secured, it’s time to choose where you will tie the knot. We know that many people will have a different idea of what a wedding should look like. Do you want an intimate affair with only your closest friends and family? Or do you want to hold the party of the year and pull out all the stops? Whatever your envisioned wedding is, we’re here to help! We might be experts in all things diamond and gemstone jewellery, but alongside this is our passion for romance and weddings. So, if you’re stuck, or just need a little bit of inspiration on where to get married, you’re in the right place!

1 – The Monastery, Manchester

The first venue on our list, is The Monastery nestled just outside the heart of Manchester. This magnificent building has an abundance of rich history, which makes it an even more special venue for you and your partner to tie the knot. Built in 1872 by E.W. Pugin for the Franciscan Order as a place of worship, this award-winning venue is blessed with high ceilings and beautiful stained windows. If this sounds like your cup of tea, then why not check out our Diamond Pear Cut Drop Earrings to add an extra sparkle to your magical day?

2 – Heaton Park

Are you and your partner nature lovers? If the answer is yes, then Heaton Park might be the perfect venue choice for you. Boasting 600 acres of greenery, Manchester’s arguably most famous park is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Owned by the Egerton family in 1684 and re-designed by James Wyatt in 1772, this building is definitely one to be on your list. Like the sound of a wedding that is at one with nature? Then why not take a look at our Double Row Emerald and Diamond Bracelet. This stunning bracelet is adorned with twinkling diamonds and emeralds, ensured to commemorate

3 – Victoria Baths

If you’re looking for something slightly less traditional, then check out Victoria Baths in Chrolton-on-Medlock. Described as a “water palace” when it opened in 1906, Victoria Baths has a special place in the heart of the citizens of Manchester. Our Aquamarine and Emerald Cut Diamond 3-Stone Ring would be the perfect marker of your special day. Aquamarine holds strong connotations of the ocean and water. And wearing this ring on your finger represents happiness and youth.

4 – The Whitworth

Now, here’s one for the art lovers. The Whitworth is an art gallery situated in the heart of Manchester. It was founded in 1889 in memory of industrialist Sir Joseph Whitworth. Picture this, you’re tying the knot surrounded by beautiful pieces of art – bliss! If this venue ticks your boxes, then make sure to check out our Sapphire and Brilliant Cut Diamond Pendant. This stunning piece has an art-deco feel and would complement any bridal look perfectly.

5 – Colshaw Hall

And last but not least, Colshaw Hall in Knutsford. This unmistakably beautiful mansion really looks like something out of a fairytale. The venue is a Grade II listed hall situated on a private country estate. And you can feel like true royalty knowing that you can hire the entire property for your wedding day! In doing this, you get to choose where exactly you tie the knot. Will the stables tickle your fancy? Or outdoors on a summer’s day in the grounds? If this venue has been the one you have been dreaming about, then make sure to have a look at our Single Row South Sea Pearl Necklace. Exuding pure elegance and sophistication, this one-of-a-kind piece is the final piece to ensure you feel like a princess on your magical day.

With all of these choices, how could you possibly pick? The main takeaway from this blog is to go with a venue that represents you, your interests and most importantly, what you would like to look back on in 10 years. There is no right or wrong when it comes to your special day, so stay open to all options, explore, and listen to what speaks to your heart. Just like you felt when you met your fiancé when you know, you know. Book an appointment with us today and come in-store to explore all of our stunning pieces to add that extra touch of glamour to your day!