12 Barn Wedding Venues in Maryland You're Going to Love

Say "I do" in rustic style.
Erin Celletti
Erin Celletti
Erin Celletti
Erin Celletti
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Updated May 14, 2024

Calling all Maryland to-be-weds! If you have your heart set on exchanging your vows and celebrating your wedding with the main attraction (aside from you and your partner, of course) being a barn—you're in luck. There is no shortage of barns wedding venues in Maryland, both renovated and historic, that you can call home for your wedding day.

From small, quaint farmhouse barns for smaller, more intimate weddings to larger open-air styles that accommodate more than 300 guests you're sure to find the barn wedding venue of your dreams in The Old Line State. So, once you've narrowed down exactly what you want (and don't want) in a wedding venue, take a peek at these venues and then book some in-person tours to see them in real life. Be sure to bring along any questions you might have and take pictures to reference as you make your decision.

Whichever barn venue you choose, we know you're going to love one (or more) of these.

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Stone Ridge Hollow in Forest Hill, Maryland

Stone Ridge Hollow, located in Forest Hill, Maryland, offers couples a warm, rustic venue for their wedding day. They offer both indoor and outdoor spaces with the star of the show being a beautifully restored farmhouse. Stone Ridge Hollow hosts up to 200 guests amidst scenic views and elegant decor and they even offer special pricing for weddings in the winter, complete with options for micro-weddings and elopements, too.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Kent Island Resort in Stevensville, Maryland

Located on Maryland's Eastern Shore, Kent Island Resort, offers a charming and picturesque setting with its historic manor house and expansive countryside. The venue is home to three elegant venues, renowned chefs and a dedicated wedding team that works one-on-one with couples to create their dream wedding no matter how big or how small. Guests will enjoy country house charm, modern amenities, waterfront access and outdoor activities like kayaking and hiking—even an in-ground swimming pool. Just an hour outside of Washington, DC, this is a great option for couples who want to provide overnight lodging options for their guests.

  • Guest Capacity: 300+

The Tannery Barn in Taneytown, Maryland

Nestled right in Taneytown, Maryland's Main Street District, The Tannery Barn is the definition of where modern design meets historic charm. The Maryland barn wedding venue (just an hour outside of Baltimore) offers indoor and outdoor ceremony and cocktail hour options, including a stunning temperature-controlled pavilion and lush, meticulously maintained gardens. The Tannery Barn provides multiple rental options, getting-ready suites and other day-of must-haves and only hosts one wedding at a time so your celebration is truly personalized and stress-free.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 230

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Howard County Conservancy in Woodstock, Maryland

The Howard County Conservancy is actually a non-profit organization that focuses on education about the environment and the preservation of natural land—it also happens to be a gorgeous space for a wedding, Spread across 232 acres of forests and fields, it's home to a gorgeous historic barn and a modern event center perfect for weddings. One of the best parts? All rental fees go toward furthering the mission of the conservancy, so it's like you're giving back by getting married.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 150

The Other Barn in Columbia, Maryland

Combining a loft-style wedding venue with an updated but still rustic-ish feeling barn, The Other Barn located in Columbia, Maryland is a versatile and contemporary venue with a sleek design and tons of gorgeous natural light. It's the perfect blank slate venue, accommodating up to 200 guests and providing indoor and outdoor options for receptions and ceremonies. If you have a specific vision to execute and want the flexibility to get it done, The Other Barn is a great option for your big day.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Kylan Barn in Delmar, Maryland

Located just west of Heron Ponds in Delmar, Maryland, Kylan Barn is a truly IG-worthy setting spanning 30 acres, all accessible via a gravel pathway. Its main attraction—a gorgeous barn spanning more than 3,400 square feet—is handcrafted with natural wood, mostly painted white for a romantic and natural vibe perfect for weddings. Host your cocktail hour on the patio as the sun sets and dance the night away inside the barn for a gorgeous country-style, charming wedding for up to 250 guests.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Blackwall Barn and Lodge in Gambrills, Maryland

Blackwall Barn & Lodge is a unique barn wedding venue in Maryland that combines romance, rustic vibes and the charm of what feels like the English countryside thanks to stone fireplaces and gorgeous millwork. The on-site barn boasts enough versatility for a casual and laid-back party or elegant, glamorous wedding affair with a mix of wood tables, white-washed wood paneling and sparkling chandeliers. Both the barn and Lodge Bar are connected by a romantic country stone patio for an easy transition between indoor and outdoor happenings.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

The Tea Barn at Fair Hill in Elkton, Maryland

The Tea Barn at Fair Hill is a unique barn wedding venue in Maryland home to a two-story 1800s barn featuring rustic wood beams, vintage decor and oozing nostalgia. On the grounds of Fair Hill—a sprawling 5,656-acre natural resources management area—are lush fields, woodlands and natural vistas. Take wedding photos outside the horse stables or even on the race track itself and create the wedding of your dreams at the Tea Bar, a truly DIY venue.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 150

Spring Hill Manor in Rising Sun, Maryland

For a truly historic barn wedding venue, Spring Hill Manor in Rising Sun, Maryland is home to a barn that dates back to 1844, complete with stained glass, art, antiques and more for added charm. The venue has indoor and outdoor venues for your ceremony and reception and hosts one wedding per day so you get the undivided attention you deserve. Spring Hill Manor hosts up to 200 guests and is a unique, one-of-a-kind barn venue for weddings in Maryland.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Rosewood Farms in Elkton, Maryland

With two barn options—the Rustic Barn and the Rose Barn—Rosewood Farms in Elkton, Maryland accommodates up to 300 guests across the 40-acre venue that includes gorgeous patios, a pond and a courtyard, plus scenic countryside views that perfectly complement the barn wedding vibe. The venue also has a suite and lounge where the to-be-weds and wedding party members can relax and get ready before the festivities begin. The whole property is exclusively yours for the whole day. Enjoy classic barn elements like high ceilings, sparking lighting and exposed beams for stunning wedding photos, too.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Breckenridge Barn in Linkwood, Maryland

If you close your eyes and imagine an ideal large, updated almost all-white white barn nestled amongst lush greenery, chances are you're picturing the Breckenridge Barn in Linkwood, Maryland. Weathered wood and string lights add an instant cozy-yet-refined vibe to the interior space while soaring 30-foot ceilings and ample natural light add elegance to the ambiance. The barn wedding venue in Maryland also has a great dressing suite for the to-be-weds and wedding party to get ready and relax in, along with a cottage complete with a pool table, dressing rooms and more. The property is surrounded by 31 acres of gorgeous greenery and is home to three ponds, landscaped walking paths and gorgeous patios.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Wildflower Estate in Mardela Springs, Maryland

Wildflower Estate offers a deluxe farmhouse venue tailored for smaller, more intimate ceremonies—up to 100 guests. The rustic, yet modern barn features a soaring wood beam ceiling and 25 expansive windows, which welcome tons of gorgeous natural light. Wildflower Estate sits by an open field within a forest area, surrounded by natural beauty. The surrounding area can be customized by the couple to include more flowers and plants to truly make it their own. The Maryland barn wedding venue also provides expert staff to help create a stress-free planning and wedding experience.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 100

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