Hidden amongst the picturesque cobbled streets of the quaint Hampstead Village, just steps away from the breathtaking views of the Heath, lies the Grade I listed Burgh House & Hampstead Museum, built in 1704. Steeped in history and boasting plenty of character and original features, this is the perfect wedding venue for couples looking to marry in a historic location with all the charm of a country village, with the convenience of the city.
With 300 years of history, Burgh House's beautiful, historic panelled rooms provide a unique and elegant backdrop for weddings and receptions. You have a choice of three characterful rooms; the traditional Music Room ideal for weddings and receptions, the Library which is perfect for intimate ceremonies and the modern Peggy Jay Gallery which can be used for receptions. All rooms can be dressed in accordance with your wishes and we invite you to add your own personal touches.
Whether you choose a lavish canapé reception after your ceremony, an elegant afternoon tea or a full sit down wedding breakfast our dedicated on-site catering team will devise the perfect menu just for you. The talented and creative team are also always happy to hear your own ideas, so if you have something in mind that would make your day, please do discuss this with us.
Our dedicated staff guarantee the highest level of service to ensure that your day is truly memorable. From start to finish our events manager is here to help you all the way, please give us a call to arrange a time for a chat and a look round.
Reviews for Burgh House & Hampstead Museum
Recommended by 100% of couples
Georgia Hartley-brewer · Married on 20/07/2019
Divine experience hosting ceremony at Burgh House
We had an amazing event earlier this month - the staff were awesome. The venue itself is gorgeous and I can’t fault it. I’d recommend sticking to around 60 max guests. We had 70 which is the max and it felt pretty tight. So if you want an excuse to cut your numbers a bit, here it is! Leafi do great catering too.Sent on 30/07/2019
Fiona · Married on 07/05/2017
Beautiful Intimate London Venue
We held our wedding ceremony at Burgh House in May 2016. It was absolutely perfect for us, looking for a pretty London venue alternative to a registry office. The location was easy to get to, a short walk from Hampstead station. Several of our guests met beforehand in one of the local pubs before walking down the pretty residential streets to the venue. Others arrived early at Burgh House and had a look round the upstairs museum. It has a beautiful ceremony room complete with piano, an outside garden area if the weather is in your favour or an indoor gallery room if it’s a bit colder. Staff were exceptionally helpful and the post ceremony catering was delicious. We later hired a bus to take us to a larger venue for the rest of the day but if our party had been smaller then we could have happily spent the whole day at Burgh House. Would highly recommend.Sent on 07/05/2018
My husband and I got married here in July 2005. I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a small, friendly wedding in a pretty Queen Anne townhouse. It was not overly swanky or stage-managed, but that''s what we wanted. Our 30 guests could easily come by public transport, which they all appreciated. We married in the late afternoon, which meant we had the garden to ourselves. This was relaxing and the children could run around. The food was great, and the caterers took every care in creating the menu we wanted eg. including my favourite trifle! and brownies with our initials in icing.Sent on 03/04/2007
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