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Boston Public Library via Carats & Cake
What's the first thing to do after diamonds and bended knee? Book a venue, of course. Can't make much more progress in wedding planning until you have one locked in, and though most come with a hefty price tag, you won't regret a penny spent on these fifteen unique backdrops for that anxiously-awaited celebration. From a suburban sculptural wonderland to pristinely historic landmarks, we've mapped some wildly in-demand spots to say "I do."