Durham Castle now licenced for Civil Wedding Ceremonies

Durham Castle is excited to announce they are now licenced for civil ceremonies and can offer both indoor and outdoor ceremonies on site from 20 to 120 guests. The ceremonies are non-religious but legally binding and offered to all couples.

Durham Castle offers an exquisite venue for both daytime and evening wedding receptions, offering an exciting blend of heritage and splendour, superb food and outstanding service, with only one wedding taking place per day.

The impressive Great Hall can hold wedding breakfasts for up to 200 guests, with arrival drinks in the stunning Courtyard of the Castle, or in the historic surroundings of the Tunstall Gallery. The staff at the Castle have a wealth of experience in catering for the most prestigious events, ensuring the quality of service will match the unrivalled setting.

Durham Castle also has two bedroom Suites – The Bishop Suite and the Chaplain Suite – available throughout the year.

Contact event@durham.ac.uk, 0191 334 2887 for further information.