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Weddings at the Guildhall

With rooms to accommodate large wedding parties, the impressive Grade I listed Guildhall makes a spectacular wedding venue.

Walk-through the spaces available for your wedding ceremony or reception on a virtual tour.  

The Guildhall is situated in the heart of the city near the Abbey and Pump Room and Roman Baths.  An impressive setting for a ceremony and reception, the Georgian interiors and grand staircases make a magnificent backdrop for a wedding party.  A short stroll away is the beautifully kept Parade Gardens which overlook the River Avon and Pulteney Bridge.  These gardens are a lovely choice for wedding photographs if the weather is fine.

At the Guildhall couples are free to choose their own caterer, please visit our Guildhall and Victoria Art Gallery catering page for more information.

Bath Register Office
The Guildhall conveniently houses Bath Register Office.  To contact a Registrar about performing your ceremony, please call 01225 477234 or email: [email protected]


Banqueting Room & Aix en Provence

Up to 360 guests for a ceremony, or 180 for a reception
From £1530 inc. VAT

The Banqueting Room is a fine, highly decorated room with ornate gilding, historic paintings and soaring ceilings.  You may seat up to 360 guests in this room which is available all day and could be followed with a reception in one of our other beautiful venues.

Image: Guildhall Banqueting Room, Susie Mackie
Guildhall Banqueting Room, Susie Mackie

Council Chamber

Up to 120 guests for a ceremony
From £360 inc. VAT

Situated on the first floor of the Guildhall, the Council Chamber is a distinctive and impressive room with fixed seating and a public gallery.  Seating up to 120 guests, this makes the perfect ceremony location before moving into the Banqueting Room for the reception.

Image: Wedding Ceremony in the Council Chamber,
Wedding Ceremony in the Council Chamber,

Brunswick Room

Up to 120 guests
From £360 inc. VAT

The Brunswick Room is conveniently situated on the ground floor and well proportioned, seating up to 120 guests for a ceremony.  This is ideally placed to precede a wedding reception in the Banqueting Room upstairs.

Image: The Brunswick Room, FT Photography
The Brunswick Room, FT Photography

"We had a fantastic wedding at the Guildhall, the staff were all perfect and the facilities and catering were over and above our expectations. The staff really went the extra mile to ensure every detail was catered for and to ensure we had nothing to worry about. Thanks to all concerned for contributing to what was a lovely and memorable day, and our perfect wedding"

Ross Hopkins

Find out more about the Guildhall:

For further information about weddings at the Guildhall, please call 01225 477442 or complete our enquiry form.

*All prices are based on 2019 rates