Big Four Bridge

Since 2013, the Big Four Bridge has been an  Instagram-trending location. You can find numerous viewpoints to arrange a photoshoot with the bridge view and the downtown Louisville vista backdrop. Please remember to stay back after sunset to take some twilight pictures with the bridge’s themed lights adding more gradient to your clicks. If you are staying for twilight pics, remember to bring a light source for clarity pictures.

Style: Bridge, Waterfront Location

Address: 1101 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40202

Social: Facebook

Contact : Big Four Bridge

Churchill Downs

If you are looking for a cultural location to add a unique touch to your album, horse tracks and twin spires of Churchill Downs would be a perfect backdrop. The best way to add some colors to your photoshoot is by choosing the race-days. However, it would be crowded. Stroll through the historical grounds to find secluded and quaint sites for a memorable photo session.

Style: Horse Track, Sports Destination

Address: 700 Central Ave, Louisville, KY, 40208

Social: Facebook

Contact : Churchill Downs

St. James Court

If you are planning a summer wedding, reserve the photoshoots for St. James Court. The place will be covered with carpets of blooms. Every different angle would add a different hue to your pictures. You can find Victorian homes, a bronze fountain, and a greenery park for some nostalgic pictures. For some urban touch, pick the areas with art shows, exhibits, gas lights, and more. The art shows are more common during October.

Style: Landmark, Historic Location, Park

Address: 1387 S, 4th St, Louisville, KY. 40208

Social: Facebook

Contact : St. James Court

Heigold House Façade

Heigold House Façade is a small destination for content with a little variety but is drenched in a unique historical look. The stone structure and the greenery around it would offer you a 19th-century look for your pictures. There are several mansion houses in the region, but this façade structure stands as a grand backdrop for photoshoots. The best way to enhance this backdrop’s beauty is by preferring a sepia or retro theme and traditional outfits.

Style: Historic Location, Ruins

Address: 332-402 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206

Social: Facebook

Contact : Heigold House Façade

Market Street

The best way to add some hip to your album is by choosing contemporary and minimalist backdrops. Visit Market Street and pick from a variety of murals along the road. The best ones are located on Bardstown Road and NuLu Road. The Wings of NuLu is the most opted mural for a heavenly wedding photoshoot. Market Street is the right destination to add an abstract or free-spirit look to your album.

Style: Street Art, Murals

Address: 536W W Market Street, Louisville, KY

Contact : Market Street

The Parklands of Floyds Fork

Credit: Linkes Photography

Address: Beckley Creek Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40245

Contact : The Parklands of Floyds Fork Team

Louisville Zoo

Address: 1100 Trevilian Way, Louisville, KY 40213

Contact : Louisville Zoo Team

Waterfront Park

Credit: Katie Gallagher Photography

Address: 129 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40202

Contact : Waterfront Park Team

Cherokee Park

Credit: Todd Pellowe

Address: 745 Cochran Hill Rd, Louisville, KY 40206

Contact : Cherokee Park Team

Iroquois Park

Credit: Kendra Farris Photography

Address: 2120 Rundill Rd, Louisville, KY 40214

Contact : Iroquois Park Team

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Louisville offers a range of destinations, and it takes an experienced photographer to capture the real beauty of the surrounding. The choice of destination should also depend on the season you pick to get married. It is best to hire a local photographer who has immense knowledge of hidden beauties, seasonal destinations, and upcoming cultural events during your visit. Make sure to cherry-pick your destination as you are making memories for a lifetime.

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