The Patio at Archmere Academy is a distinctly beautiful atrium space perfect for elegant events.
The Patio at Archmere is in need of ongoing renovations to its one-of-a-kind stained glass. Due to this, we are not accepting event and wedding bookings until further notice. Please check back for updates.
The indoor courtyard at Archmere Academy is a breathtaking, one-of-a-kind space that radiates elegance and sophistication through its historic décor and classic design elements.
About The Patio at Archmere Academy
Designed in the Italian Renaissance style, Archmere Academy’s striking venue space is one of the only Gatsby-era buildings that has been preserved in the area, and it is the sole property out of this group modeled in the neo-Italianate style.
The Patio at Archmere Academy is located in Claymont, Delaware, less than an hour from downtown Philadelphia.
Sophisticated Venue in Greater Philadelphia
Every elegant detail of The Patio makes it the perfect backdrop for any event steeped in class and distinct charm.
Botticino marble, soaring archways, stately columns, stone balconies, a beautiful bronze statue and a breathtaking fountain make this space incredibly unique and absolutely gorgeous. The two-story interior courtyard is enclosed by a towering stained glass ceiling, allowing natural light to flood the beautiful space and highlight every magnificent detail.
What Do Others Say?
Our guests have had such a wonderful time at their events that they wanted to share it with the world.
Stunning Weddings Immersed in Elegance
The Patio at Archmere Academy is a distinctly beautiful space perfect for hosting and enhancing elegant weddings. Surrounded by stone balconies and enclosed by a soaring stained glass ceiling, this interior courtyard is a stunning venue for chic, sophisticated wedding festivities.
Though The Patio cannot host wedding ceremonies as it is on Archmere Academy’s campus, it is a perfect space for entertaining receptions. Make your grand entrance on their luxurious double staircase, dance under the stars, socialize on the outdoor terrace and capture the entire evening in gorgeous photos taken throughout the picture-perfect space.
Graceful, Successful Corporate and Private Events
A broad spectrum of events are well suited to this venue space, including corporate galas, luncheons, dinners, anniversary parties, debutante balls and more. This spacious and sophisticated venue acts as a classically beautiful backdrop, flawlessly enhancing your event’s style, taste, function and personality with simple but gorgeous décor elements.
A successful event is memorable and enjoyable for every guest, and The Patio provides the perfect environment for events of this caliber to be easily hosted. Planning both social and corporate events is simple when you have a venue this incredible and J. Scott’s expertise.
J. Scott Catering and The Patio at Archmere Academy
J. Scott is proud to be the exclusive caterer at this venue, providing delectable cuisine that matches this breathtaking venue’s elegance and distinction. Quality is of utmost importance for both J. Scott and Archmere Academy, and this value is exemplified throughout all events and weddings.
We pride ourselves on creating personalized menus that complement events and suit our clients’ specific event needs. We at J. Scott look forward to helping you create your dream event at Archmere Academy!