The Rochester Corn Exchange is a wedding venue located in Rochester, England. Situated in the heart of the historic city, near the magnificent Rochester Castle, this beautiful Grade I listed building enjoys a rich, storied history that dates back to 1706. Today, you and your guests are invited to experience all that this magnificent venue has to offer. Make your beautiful love story part of the city’s rich heritage and prepare to make memories that you and your loved ones will cherish for the rest of your lives.
Facilities and Capacity
The Rochester Corn Exchange has two event areas, the Queens Hall and the Princes Hall. The Queens Hall is the facility’s largest event space. It is licensed for weddings and can accommodate up to 350 people for a wedding ceremony or up to 250 for a reception that includes a sit-down dinner and a dance floor. The Queens Hall features an ornate ceiling, impressive chandeliers, carved period columns, and an array of beautiful windows. The Princes Hall is a light, airy space, perfect choice for more intimate celebrations. This charming room can accommodate up to 120 guests for a wedding ceremony or up to 40 for a reception that includes a sit-down dinner and a small dance floor. The venue’s sweeping grand staircase is an ideal spot for wedding photographs. The venue has a fully-licensed bar where you and your guests can mingle and enjoy celebratory drinks. There is also a lovely, contemporary-looking lounge area where you can relax before your wedding breakfast. Rochester Castle and Rochester Cathedral are only a short walk from the venue. The cathedral and castle grounds are the delight of couples and photographers alike. There you can find that extra bit of magic and romance you need to make your wedding album complete.
The Rochester Corn Exchange team has the talent and experience you need to make your day a success. They offer planning and catering services, including buffet and seated meal options. They can also provide decorations, or you can bring your own. Whatever your needs, the venue’s dedicated coordinator will be there for you every step of the way, from the initial planning stages to the morning-after breakfast and the final farewell. Your wedding is a momentous occasion, and the Rochester Corn Exchange team would love to join you as you begin the next chapter of your beautiful love story.