In the heart of Amish Country, the Ephrata Cloister offers a central location to cities such as Harrisburg, Lancaster and Reading, providing a tranquil atmosphere where guests are immersed in history and the beauty of the grounds.
-Smaller weddings (up to 125 guests) can be held in the historic Meetinghouse after 6:00 p.m.
-Weddings for as many as 400 guests can be held outdoors at the Amphitheater.
Receptions can be arranged at several nearby off-site locations.
Please contact the Visitors Center at (717) 733-6600 for more details about scheduling an event and fees.
Wedding photography is permitted on the grounds and is included in the cost of your ceremony at the Ephrata Cloister; if you are holding your ceremony elsewhere, please see our Plan A Visit page for additional photography information.