1599 at the Royal College

232-242 St Vincent Street, Glasgow Central & Glasgow G2 5RJ
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About 1599 at the Royal College

232-242 St Vincent Street,, Glasgow
Central & Glasgow, G2 5RJ

Fifteen Ninety Nine at The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow offers a unique venue for your special day.  Immersed in regal history, each individually styled room offers a variety of choices for your wedding.  Experience the enthralling character and timeless charm our incredible building offers

With our licence to hold civil ceremonies, we can provide a complete wedding package in the most beautiful settings for you to exchange your vows.

The Princess Alexandra Room exudes elegance and beauty, with traditional period features and an added touch of glamour with its original chandeliers. The room is named after Her Royal Highness, Princess Alexandra, who became the College's first Royal Honorary Fellow in 1959. Her portrait hangs proudly in the room.

The College Hall is our largest suite and offers a grand setting for your special day.  Offering a unique and unforgettable experience for a city centre location its original features include John James Burnet stained glass windows, Victorian fireplaces, a sweeping mahogany staircase and spectacular chandeliers. It was purpose built in 1892 as a venue for formal events and college ceremonies.

Finally, The Lower Library is a striking room, rich in history and traditional features and offers a unique setting for your photographs and drinks reception. The room was originally used as a reading room for Fellows & Members. The shelves currently hold late 19th and early 20th century books and the display cases are used to exhibit College artefacts which are changed periodically.

We offer unique, exclusive access to the enchanting Blythswood Square gardens as a stunning backdrop for your wedding photographs.

Our award-winning Chef and his skilled team are dedicated to providing you and your guests with exceptional food and service. Food is their passion and they endeavour to provide creative and original menus using the freshest seasonal ingredients sourced from local suppliers.

We offer bespoke packages to suit all tastes and cater to all dietary requirements. We will work with you, sharing what we have learned from our years of experience to create a tailor-made menu for your special day.

Our dedicated Wedding Coordinator will be on hand to guide you through every step of the wedding planning process, providing everything you need to create memories you will cherish for the rest of your life.

• Original period features • Bespoke menus created by our award wining chef • Personal wedding co-ordinator to help you plan • Capacity for up to 150 guests

Facilities at 1599 at the Royal College

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the City
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Marquee Available
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Corkage Option
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
Other Features :
Disabled Facilities

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