A unique setting with stunning riverside views, National Glass Centre offers seamless organisation and exceptional hospitality to ensure that each and every wedding day is absolutely perfect. Our modern, bright and airy spaces offer floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping views over the River Wear, providing you and your guests with a spectacular setting for your celebration.
With an exclusive location on the banks of the River Wear, and only a short distance from Roker Park, Roker Pier and Blue Flag Award Winning beaches, National Glass Centre is home to a number of striking photo opportunities, including our unique glass backdrops and contemporary art galleries.
Enjoy your day knowing that our dedicated team is on hand to take care of every need and our service and commitment will ensure that you and your guests have the day of your dreams. Our wedding packages have been created to make your planning as seamless as can be. If you have any specific requirements, our team is more than happy to create a bespoke package just for you.
The Riverside Room is a bright and modern space, fitted with contemporary lighting, natural hardwood floors and views overlooking the stunning riverfront. Large enough to accommodate up to 120 guests for your civil ceremony or wedding breakfast, this room is the perfect blank canvas for you to personalise.
Ideal for a more intimate affair or ceremony, The Pod is a unique ‘floating’ event space overlooking The Glass Yard. This room also offers floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the riverfront and can accommodate up to 50 guests for your civil ceremony or 30 guests for your wedding breakfast.
Available under exclusive hire or for your evening reception, The Glass Yard is a spectacular glass enclosed room with panoramic views of the riverfront. Equipped with a built-in bar, this spacious room is perfect for dancing the night away with up to 150 of your closest family and friends.