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The Devonshire Dome is a wedding venue located on the University of Derby's campus in Buxton, Derbyshire. Situated in England's picturesque Peak District, this setting radiates elegance and charm. This Grade II-listed structure was originally a stable block for the Duke of Devonshire's horses and servants in the 18th century. It features regal elements like pillars and a soaring dome-shaped ceiling, with all of the modern conveniences you could require.

Facilities and Capacity

This University of Derby campus offers a selection of spaces, including access to the gardens for photographs and a state-of-the-art kitchen for your caterers to use. There are also dedicated prayer rooms available for your use. The Devonshire Dome is an exclusive-use venue, meaning that couples will have privacy as they host their milestone occasion. This space is well-suited to large gatherings, as the domed ceiling maintains a sense of airiness no matter the size of the guest list. It can be easily divided into different spaces for the ceremony and wedding breakfast.

Services Offered

The University of Derby offers tailored wedding packages that are built around your unique vision and needs for the day. Some of the features you can have in your plan include a dance floor, tables and chairs, select table decor, and use of the venue's sweet cart. The events team is on hand for constant support as you plan your wedding. They're happy to provide recommendations for caterers and suppliers, as well as advice on decor. They can also keep you up to date with the latest wedding trends if you need some inspiration.

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1 Devonshire Road SK17 6RY Buxton (Derbyshire)
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