A Pre-Wedding Photoshoot In London

May 18, 2022


A pre-wedding photo shoot in London is the most famous in the whole of England and the UK. Most of the couples are visiting the capital city because of its surroundings and the amazing eye capturing sites. This makes this city apt for a professional photography.

London was the most populous city in the whole world from 1831 to 1925 and it also comprises of the World Heritage Sites. It is a leading global city for photography, media, art, tourism, entertainment, professional services etc.

Let’s have a look at the mind-blowing pre-wedding photoshoot venues in London–

Houses of Parliament

This combination is considered to be at the top while comparing with other venues for a pre-wedding photo shoot in London.

The Houses of Parliament, it‘s very clear that this spot is basically a parliamentary house. But the external view of this house is the most preferred for any type of photoshoot. The view looks very attractive and amazing for a photo session. The perfect lighting for this spot’s background is in the night.

Entry fee: $ 25.50

timings: open from Monday to Saturday and closed on Sundays

The Westminster bridge

The Westminster bridge is the most famous bridge in the city. Most of the pre-wedding photo sessions are held here. This bridge along with the Westminster city and the Houses of Parliament becomes the main attraction for the pre-wedding photo shoot in London. The scenario of the bridge attracts the couples to this place.

The London Eye

The London Eye is another eye capturing factor in this city, which makes this city more prominent. The couples who are interested can also ride in this with an entry fee. But mostly this is used for the purpose of the pre-wedding photo shoot in London.

Timings: opening-10 am and closing-between 6 pm and 8:30 pm

Entrance fee: $157 per person

The South Bank

The South Bank is to the opposite of the Westminster city and it‘s beside the river Thames. Since this place is along the river it becomes a good background for a pre-wedding photo shoot in London. This site will give you a panoramic view of the whole capital city.

Note for all the venues of this combination

Nearest airport: Stansted airport  and  Gatwick airport

Location: 30miles away from both the airport and in the center of Westminster city

Buckingham palace

Buckingham Palace is one of the most famous spots all over the world that is located in the city of London. Most of the couples are visiting this place for an exceptional pre-wedding photo session. This palace with all its pillars and garden looks even more attractive for a photoshoot. The palace is located in the center of the whole Westminster city in London. Buckingham Palace has a specific period of opening i.e. July–Sept. This palace looks more photogenic during the sunrise with all its lighting.

Time to visit: it is opened to visitors from 21 July until 30 Septembe

Timings: 9:30 am – 7:30 pm

Hyde Park

Hyde Park is a prominent location in London for a pre-wedding shoot. Mostly all the photoshoots are organized here because of this park’s background and beauty. This park is one of the royal and largest parks in the Westminster city. Inside this park, there are 2 rivers (Serpentine and The Long river) which makes this park more photogenic. These all factors attract many couples to this place. Mostly the professional photographers select this place for the pre-wedding photoshoot because this park offers them with a wide range of angles for a photo session with many backgrounds and resources.

Timings: open for every day from 5 am-12 pm

Entrance: free entrance but there are charges for boating and other rides.

Note for all locations of this combination

Nearest airport: London city airport

location: 14.5 km(approx.) away the airport

Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is also a famous and a good backdrop location in the London. This bridge becomes a photogenic resource for most of the couples. The photo shoot session held in this place becomes more romantic and panoramic. This bridge crosses the river Thames and connects to the tower of London. The couples are also allowed to enter this bridge after paying an entrance fee and the pre-wedding photoshoot can also be organized on this bridge, which adds a lot of attraction to this place.

Timings: April – September 10:00 – 17:30 and October – March 09:30 – 17:00

The Tower of London

The Tower of London is the Royal Fortresses which is a very famous framework in the London. The whole eternal view of this tower looks very photogenic. This tower covers a large area in the central town which makes it popular among all the venues of this city. The combination of this tower with the tower bridge and the Thames river is an eye capturing view which makes a clear image for a pre-wedding photo shoot in London.

Timings: 9 am-5:30 pm

Entrance fees: free entry

  Note for the venues of this combination

Nearest airport: London city airport

Location: 6.4 miles away from the airport


St Paul’s Cathedral is basically a church in London which is famous for its dome-like architecture. This dome is among the highest in the world. The height of this dome helps in the combination of this church with Millennium bridge for an amazing pre-wedding photo session. This dome creates a panoramic view from a long distance, which makes a good scenario for a photoshoot.

Timings: 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Entrance fee: $18

Note: the photoshoot is not permitted inside the church

Millennium bridge

Millennium bridge is also famous for the pre-wedding photo shoot in London. This is a steel suspension bridge which is located near the St Paul’s cathedral. The bridge connects the south bank to the city. From these facts itself, we can get the idea of this bridge and the photogenic view of this bridge. This bridge along with the background view of the church looks more amazing and photogenic.

Timings: opens for 24hour

Entrance fee: free

Note for all the venues of this combination

Nearest airport: London city airport

Location: 12km from the airport


Covent Garden is a district in the central London. This is also considered in the list of venues which are famous for a pre-wedding photo shoot in London. This was basically a fruit-vegetable market but nowadays it has been popular for both shopping and photo sessions site. This is located inside the central square. Most of the photography sessions are being organized in this district.

Timings: 10 am- 7 pm

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square is the free location in the city of Westminster, London. This location is the all–time favorite location for a pre-wedding shoot in the whole of London. The background of this landmark creates a photogenic atmosphere for the couples. Since now, many of the pre-wedding photoshoots have been conducted in this spot and this makes this place more famous and photogenic.

Entrance: free entrance

Timings: 24 hour open

Note for the locations of this combination

Nearest airport: London city airport

Location: 14 km away from the airport

Best time to Visit London

The best time to organize a pre–wedding photoshoot session in London is from May-mid September and December’.

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