Maryland

Where To Elope in Maryland

Eloping to Maryland can be an exciting experience.  The many destination wedding locations will bring new meaning to your wedding and create great honeymoon memories.  Elopement destinations like the mountains in the west, the National Capital region in the south and the Chesapeake Bay and Ocean City areas in the east.  As shown below, there are many interesting places and activities that a couple can enjoy either before, during or after your destination wedding.

Chestertown, MD

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Brampton Bed and Breakfast Inn
Brampton Inn is a perfect distance from DC; described as not too close but not too far. You have an array of accommodations to choose from even your own one-room cottage if you value privacy over grandeur. Have your beautiful ceremony on the magnificent front porch or under a towering beech tree for a romantic setting, and either way you will find that “Tying the Knot” at this elegant plantation house with landscaped gardens is wonderful choice!*****
25227 Chestertown Road
Chestertown, Maryland
21620
US
Phone: (410) 778-1860

Baltimore, Maryland

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Gramercy Mansion Elopement
Elope at the historic Gramercy Mansion and their innkeepers will take care of every detail for a magical celebration! Just minutes from Baltimore, yet peacefully secluded in scenic Greenspring Valley, exchange vows surrounded by gorgeous gardens or fireside by candlelight. Reserve a simple and sweet ceremony or a romantic elopement getaway complete with bed and breakfast stay. Invite up to 150 guests or celebrate quietly, just the two of you. They welcome all couples and look forward to hearing from you!*****
1400 Greenspring Valley Road
Stevenson (Baltimore), MD
21153
US
Phone: (410) 486-2405

Bowie, Maryland (Washington, DC)

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DCMarriageKnot-Starlene
Choose to have your elopement in the chapel sanctuary or a location of your choice! The DC Marriage Knot offers elopement packages that include the officiant, marriage license processing, and photo shoot after the ceremony and venue and provides service to all couples. Packages from $225. CALL FOR APPOINTMENT!****
Washington, DC
20004
Phone: (202) 253-3629

Baltimore, Maryland

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Enjoy a classic elopement ceremony in a beautiful garden or Gothic library. Chase Court has several elopement packages to choose from, including a new reception option where you can find the perfect way to elope in a romantic and private ceremony that fits your needs and wants, and they welcome and affirm Same-Sex elopements. City of Baltimore Marriage License Fee is now $85.**
1112 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, Maryland
21202
US
Phone: (410) 727-1112

Maryland Where to Elope Guide:

Rockville, Maryland

134 Garcia Lane
Rockville, MD
20850
US
Phone: (240) 406-9477

Baltimore, Maryland

This elegant Baltimore Event Center in historic Jonestown has several venues available with courtyard landscaped gardens ideal for outdoor ceremonies and receptions while each of the interior floors hosts individual themed environments.**
29 S Front Street
Baltimore, MD
21202
US
Phone: (410) 385-1840

Columbia, Maryland

10605 State Route 108
Columbia, MD
21044
US
Phone: (410) 715-4600

Maryland Marriage License Requirements:

To be married in Maryland you must have a valid marriage license issued by any county clerk.  Here is a summary of the license requirements in Maryland:

Minimum
Age
License
Cost

Application
Waiting
period

Waiting
period
to marry

License
valid
Blood
test
18 yrs Vary by County none
48 hours
6 months no