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On since 2023

Last update: November 2023

The Great Hospital is a breathtakingly beautiful wedding venue located in Norwich, Norfolk. Founded in 1249, this estate is brimming with historic charm that will add a decadent touch to your occasion. Set in Norwich’s ancient Cathedral Quarter on seven acres of land, this location is home to 15 listed buildings, the tranquil medieval cloisters, alongside boasting the only surviving ‘swan pit’ in the UK. This hidden gem offers an elegant and serene ambience, making it the perfect venue for a truly romantic wedding day.

Facilities and Capacity

The Great Hospital prides itself on stylish interiors matching the equally gorgeous architecture. Their various function suites will dazzle your nearest and dearest, offering you the perfect backdrop to your day with unique photo opportunities. The wood-panelled grand hall will delight you as its timeless structure and classic features transport you back in time. The Georgian rooms burst with character, creating a stunning setting for you to celebrate your nuptials.

Services Offered

Weddings at The Great Hospital are considered a wondrous occasion that their passionate events team will devote all of their attention to. With over 35 years of experience, they offer great expertise and trusted guidance when working alongside you to design your dream day. For a feast that will tantalise your tastebuds, their vast selection of seasonally inspired and locally sourced menus can be adapted to create a bespoke dining experience, perfect for a relaxed wedding breakfast or a grand wedding dinner. At this venue, all that is required of you is to wine, dine, and celebrate as you let the skilled staff work their magic.

Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Unusual weddings
In the city

Dining options:

Alcohol licence
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Dance floor
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Car parking
Confetti permitted
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The Great Hospital Bishopgate NR1 4EL Norwich (Norfolk)
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