The National Railway Museum offers you a unique setting for your big day. Whether you’re planning a large, lavish celebration or a more intimate event, the National Railway Museum is an impressive venue to accommodate your big day and has been awarded 'Wedding Venue of the Year' by the Visit York Tourism Awards.
The York museum is home to over 300 years’ worth of locomotive history and has over a million objects on display throughout. With unique and interesting backdrops, you and your guests can enjoy all of the iconic trains and settings as wonderful backdrops for your photos. Station Hall with its Victorian Platforms, surrounded by a luxury backdrop of Royal carriages is the perfect setting for your treasured wedding album.
When you plan your day with us we will pull out all the stops to ensure you have the perfect wedding. We offer a fantastic wedding package to provide you with a truly unique wedding day or wedding reception. We can tailor every detail to meet your specific needs and requirements, offering help and support at every stage.
The venue is licensed to hold civil ceremonies so you can hold your whole day here. Following your ceremony, you can your guests can dine on the impressive central platform of Station Hall against the striking Edwardian backdrop of carriages. We can accommodate intimate ceremonies for 12 or receptions with up to 500 guests for a truly grand celebration.
The National Railway Museum offers the perfect platform for your big day. For a wedding unlike any other in a truly memorable location, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.