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When it comes to planning your dream wedding, the venue plays a crucial role in creating a magical and unforgettable experience. Nestled in the picturesque countryside of Connecticut, Lord Thompson Manor stands as a beacon of elegance and charm, offering couples the perfect setting for their special day. In this New England wedding venue introduction (see others that also have a European vibe here), I will describe why Lord Thompson Manor is an ultimate destination for couples seeking a truly remarkable wedding experience. As a NYC luxury wedding photographer, this wedding venue is one of my favorites on the East Coast! 

What is the setting of Lord Thompson Manor?

Lord Thompson Manor is a historic estate built in 1917 that exudes timeless beauty and charm (located at 286 Thompson Hill Rd, Thompson, CT 06277). The manor’s stunning architecture, manicured gardens, and tranquil surroundings on a sprawling 40 acres provide a romantic backdrop for exchanging vows. Whether you choose to have an outdoor ceremony under a canopy of trees or an indoor celebration in one of the manor’s elegant rooms, every corner of this enchanting venue is sure to leave a lasting impression on you and your guests.

What do wedding photos at Lord Thompson Manor look like?

I have had the honor to capture several weddings of wonderful couples at this venue. Here are some photos at Lord Thompson Manor from my clients Emily and Adam’s classic and stunning wedding.


How much does a wedding cost at Lord Thompson Manor?

According to Woman Getting Married, the average base cost of a wedding at Lord Thompson Manor is $30,000. This estimated cost was calculated based on a 125-person event during high season of May-October. It includes catering / beverage, valet, and ceremony costs, gratuity, and state sales tax.

Can you stay at the venue?

In short, yes! To ensure a seamless and stress-free wedding experience, Lord Thompson Manor offers luxurious accommodations for both the couple and some of their guests. The manor’s beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites provide a comfortable and elegant retreat, allowing everyone to relax and enjoy the festivities. From spacious bridal suites in their cozy cottage to the bespoke rooms of the Manor itself, each accommodation option is designed to make you feel pampered and special throughout your stay.

What are the advantages of booking your wedding at Lord Thompson Manor?

Culinary Expertise – One of the highlights of any wedding is undoubtedly the food. Lord Thompson Manor takes pride in its exceptional culinary offerings, curated by a team of talented chefs. From delectable hors d’oeuvres to exquisite multi-course meals, every dish is prepared with the finest ingredients and presented with artistic flair. The manor’s culinary team works closely with couples to create a personalized menu that reflects their tastes and preferences, ensuring a dining experience that will be remembered long after the last bite.

Unparalleled Service – At Lord Thompson Manor, the dedicated team of wedding professionals is committed to making your wedding day truly unforgettable. From the initial planning stages to the final moments of your celebration, the attention to detail and personalized service that Jackie and Andrew provide will exceed your expectations. Whether it’s coordinating with vendors, managing logistics, or ensuring every aspect of your wedding runs smoothly, their expertise and professionalism will allow you to relax and fully immerse yourself in the joy of your special day.

For couples dreaming of a wedding that is nothing short of extraordinary, Lord Thompson Manor offers an idyllic setting, impeccable service, and a truly unforgettable experience. From the moment you step foot on the grounds, you will be captivated by the beauty and charm that this historic estate exudes. Your wedding day deserves to be celebrated in a place that reflects your love story, and Lord Thompson Manor is the perfect canvas on which to paint your most cherished memories.

If you’re interested in learning more about hosting your wedding at Lord Thompson Manor, you can visit their website here or contact their dedicated team of wedding professionals at Whether you ultimately choose to celebrate your wedding at Lord Thompson Manor or opt for another beautiful venue, you can inquire with me for your date, and I would love the opportunity to be your wedding photographer. My team and I have photographed many weddings at Lord Thompson Manor at all different times of the year, and it always makes for a beautiful setting on a very special day.

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