10 Best Places to Propose in Pennsylvania (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Pennsylvania is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful mountains, lakes, parks, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in Pennsylvania to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Pennsylvania
  • Jackson Hole
  • Grand Teton National Park
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Beautiful Lakes
  • Jenny Lake
  • Lake Yellowstone
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in Pennsylvania
  • Medicine Bow National Forest
  • Bighorn Canyon
  • Curtis Canyon Overlook
  • Vedauwoo
  • Devils Tower National Monument
  • Cheyenne Botanic Gardens
  • Best Places to Propose in Pennsylvania


Romantic Locations in Pennsylvania

1. Hersheypark - Hershey

If you both love adventure and amusement parks, consider proposing at Hersheypark. You can pop the question on a Ferris wheel, during a live show, or in front of the iconic Hershey's Chocolate World.


2. Town of Jim Thorpe

This charming small town in the Pocono Mountains offers a picturesque setting for a proposal. Explore the quaint streets, enjoy a scenic train ride, or propose at a cozy bed and breakfast. A photographer could arrange to be on hand to discreetly capture the special “yes” moment.


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3. Longwood Gardens - Kennett Square

Longwood Gardens is a botanical paradise with beautiful gardens, fountains, and conservatories. The peaceful ambiance makes it an enchanting location for a proposal. The gardens encompass a wide variety of themed areas, such as the Italian Water Garden, the Conservatory with its exotic plants, and the outdoor Topiary Garden. 


Beautiful Lakes

3. Lake Wallenpaupack 

Located in the Pocono Mountains, Lake Wallenpaupack is the largest lake in Pennsylvania. Its stunning scenery, with clear waters and surrounding mountains, makes it an ideal backdrop for a proposal. The largest lake in the Pocono Mountains offers opportunities for water activities, scenic boat rides, and lakeside dining, making it a romantic place for a proposal.


4. Lake Nockamixon

Nockamixon State Park features Lake Nockamixon, a serene and scenic lake in Bucks County. You can propose on the lakeshore, enjoy a romantic picnic, or even plan a proposal during a boat ride.


Outdoor Locations to Propose in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is full of romantic gardens, lakes and mountains. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing nature or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Fallingwater - Mill Run

Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece, Fallingwater, is a stunning architectural gem set amidst nature. Proposing on the terrace overlooking the waterfall is a breathtaking experience.


6. Rittenhouse Square - Philadelphia

This historic park in the heart of Philadelphia features beautiful landscaping and a serene atmosphere. It's an ideal spot for a romantic proposal, especially during the spring when the flowers are in bloom.


7. Longwood Gardens - Kennett Square

Longwood Gardens is a botanical paradise with beautiful gardens, fountains, and conservatories. The peaceful ambiance makes it an enchanting location for a proposal.


8. Valley Forge National Historical Park - Valley Forge

With its vast open spaces, historic buildings, and serene atmosphere, Valley Forge Park is an excellent choice for a proposal with a touch of history. The park offers picturesque landscapes, including rolling hills, meadows, forests, and the serene Valley Creek. These natural settings provide a beautiful backdrop for a proposal, particularly during the spring and fall when the scenery is at its most stunning.


9. Ohiopyle State Park - Ohiopyle

For nature lovers, Ohiopyle State Park provides stunning waterfalls, hiking trails, and the Youghiogheny River. You can propose in a natural and serene setting.


10. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens - Pittsburgh

This botanical garden is a lush and colorful location for a proposal. The various themed rooms offer a range of backdrops for your special moment.


Best Places to Propose in Pennsylvania

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Pennsylvania has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.



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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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