Alabama wedding photographers: Oak Island Mansion is BREATHTAKING

Alabama wedding photographers here, reviewing Alabama’s very own Oak Island Mansion wedding venue.

This Alabama wedding venue is an absolutely gorgeous 17 acre estate that sits beautifully in the middle of Lay Lake.

The 11,000 square foot southern mansion sits majestically on a six-acre island on Lay Lake in Wilsonville, Alabama. Glistening white fences line the remaining 11 acres, and a lighted white horse barn creates such a stunningly romantic atmosphere. Plus, all acreage has splendid views of the lake.

Are you wanting your wedding totally surrounded by beauty? Look no further than this wedding venue, Oak Island Mansion.

Wilsonville is a town located in Shelby County, Alabama, United States, with a population of around 1,900 people. One of the town’s main attractions is Oak Island Mansion, a historic venue that is a popular destination for weddings and other events.

“The quintessential southern events venue located in the heart of Shelby County, just south of Birmingham, Alabama on Lay Lake.” sought by Alabama wedding photographers

Oak Island Mansion is a beautiful estate that dates back to the 1800s and has been meticulously restored to its former glory. The mansion is situated on a 5-acre estate and features stunning gardens, a fountain, and a gazebo, making it an ideal location for outdoor events.

The historic wedding venue mansion of Wilsonville, Alabama

The mansion itself is a breathtaking example of Italianate architecture and boasts over 10,000 square feet of space. The interior of the mansion is filled with period furnishings, antique lighting fixtures, and original artwork, creating a timeless and elegant ambiance. In addition to its stunning beauty, Oak Island Mansion offers a range of amenities and services to make events unforgettable. OIM offers not only lakeside views, but even poolside views that are quite perfect for any wedding reception. The venue has a commercial kitchen, a bar, and a dance floor, as well as ample parking and a dedicated event staff to assist with all aspects of planning and execution.

Overall, the venue is a truly unique and special venue, and a true gem in the small town of Wilsonville, Alabama. Its historic charm and elegant beauty make it a popular destination for weddings, corporate events, and other special occasions, and it is a testament to the rich cultural heritage of the area.

How it’s a venue that suits weddings so perfectly

The estate makes for a perfect destination wedding location, right in the heart of Alabama. There are a total of 12 bedrooms on the 17 acres! The lake homes in the area are also available for rent to accommodate your guests. This Alabama wedding venue is committed to taking care of every detail so that planning your dream day is a joy. What more could there be to love in a wedding venue?

At this antebellum mansion, they have more than enough room for you and your friends and family. This is the perfect spot to host them and thoroughly enjoy what all this venue has to offer.

Keep on scrolling to see Brittany and Brandon’s beautiful September wedding day at this venue:

Oak Island Mansion bridal portraits in front of venue taken by Alabama wedding photographers: Olivia Joy Photography

Beautiful wedding portraits at Oak Island Mansion

September wedding at Oak Island Mansion in Alabama

Wedding photos for couple at Oak Island Mansion in Alabama

Outdoor wedding portraits at Oak Island Mansion venue in Alabama

Bride and groom portraits at Oak Island Mansion wedding

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Beautiful wedding portraits for married couple at Oak Island Mansion in Alabama


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