Francesca and John wanted their mid-October wedding to incorporate rich fall colors and to feel nontraditional—so they chose the National Historic Landmark building of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia as their venue. The early American artwork and Victorian Gothic architecture made for a stunning and unique backdrop.

Early American artwork and subdued lighting create a unique setting

Francesca and John wanted their mid-October wedding to incorporate rich fall colors and to feel nontraditional—so they chose the National Historic Landmark building of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia as their venue. The early American artwork and Victorian Gothic architecture made for a stunning and unique backdrop.

Francesca and John’s four-tier chocolate ganache wedding cake by Annie B’s Confections was topped with fresh orchids, roses and hydrangeas. The couple opted for lemon cake with raspberry filling.

Location: Philadelphia, PA