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Chrisman Manor — Wedding Venue Topeka, KS

Experience the Big Day Your Way at Our Premier Wedding Venue Near Topeka KS

When you’ve found The One, you just know — there’s just that sweet feeling of conviction:

You’ve found what you were looking for — and sometimes, in the most unexpected and magical of ways.

Finding Chrisman Manor’s charming Topeka wedding venue is just like falling in love and realizing: “We’ve found it.”

Drive up our majestic tree-lined driveway onto a country-charmed property with a farmhouse for guests, a fully renovated, stunning historic barn dating back 50 years, and three unforgettable indoor & outdoor ceremony locations.

From the chandelier-filled ballroom and intimate chapel space hidden within a traditional dairy farm barn to the massive bridal suite and our one-of-a-kind “Pinterest Closet,” Chrisman Manor is an experience beyond any other outdoor wedding venues in Topeka KS. You simply won’t find a more elegant, affordable, and detail-oriented wedding venue centrally located between Topeka, Lawrence, and Kansas City, Kansas.

Your search is over for a private picturesque venue that exudes rustic charm — you’ve officially found The One.

Here you'll find:

Over 60 5-star reviews

"I cannot say enough nice things about Chrisman Manor! I really wanted an outdoor ceremony, however my husband was determined we have a back-up plan in case of bad weather. Chrisman Manor was exactly what we were looking for - a beautiful outdoor space, an indoor chapel if needed, and a separate, elegant room for the reception."


Expect the Unexpected at Our Outdoor Wedding Venues in Topeka KS

Before its rebirth as a sought-after outdoor wedding venue in Topeka KS, Chrisman Manor began as an honest-to-goodness working farm. 

Today, Chrisman Manor continues to be family-owned, run by the mother-daughter team of Cheryl and Kyrstan — and it’s this sense of family, nature, and history that makes our wedding venue truly special.

Its stately, stone-faced front with classic gabled roofs and an elegant fountain opens up into the most stunning and chic indoor space. Our guests are often surprised by the modern beauty of the interiors, complete with intricate wainscotting, all-white walls, exposed wood beams, and towering chandeliers that modern couples absolutely love. 

With lush, green hills, romantic willow trees, and rolled hay bales, Chrisman Manor is the ideal location for a serene country-style wedding coupled with modern-day decor.

Learn more about Chrisman Manor’s breathtaking event spaces below.

Magical Wedding Ceremony Venues for Topeka Weddings

Waterfront Ceremony Venue

A truly special ceremony site, the waterfront ceremony is just a three-minute walk away from the main property. Walk down a gravel path to a mesmerizing site complete with tranquil waters and thriving greenery.  We provide gorgeous wooden benches to accommodate up to 200 guests.

Saying your vows against our waterfront backdrop is nothing short of magical. Reminiscent of a “secret garden,” couples who choose this location can make a grand, sweeping entrance at the unique “door” set at the start of the aisle. 

This enchanting atmosphere sets Chrisman Manor apart from all other outdoor wedding venues in Topeka, KS.


Willow Tree Ceremony Venue

The Willow Tree Ceremony site is a picture-perfect spot to exchange vows. As you prepare to walk down the aisle, you'll begin at the stone steps. Walk down the gentle slope of our property as it opens up into this outdoor wedding ceremony site. 

Conduct your ceremony under our elegant arbor, included in the rental fee, while partially shaded by a romantic willow tree overhead.  We provide elegant white chairs for this ceremony site.

Indoor Chapel Venue

Whether you need to switch your outdoor ceremony to an indoor wedding venue at the last minute, or you simply prefer the more traditional and intimate ambiance of a chapel, our indoor Chapel will be perfect for you.

The Chapel offers a chic, elegant indoor ceremony space with beautiful wooden beams, crisp white walls, and high vaulted ceilings. 


Start your Topeka Wedding Planning at Chrisman Manor

Chrisman Manor is a gorgeous venue with a wonderful selection of ceremony sites! I was truly looking forward to an outside ceremony down by the pond but it was a little too hot for our liking, so we chose to use the chapel instead. The venue itself is so elegant and beautiful that we barely had to use any decor to spruce it up which made clean up so easy!

– Heather W.

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