Based in the magnificent and historic city centre, York Castle Museum provides a charming and romantic venue for smaller evening wedding ceremonies and receptions, giving your event a warm and nostalgic feel which is sure to be enjoyed by family and friends alike.
The Museum’s recreated Victorian Street, Kirkgate, can host seated banquets for up to 70 guests, with the tables arranged on the main street. This is a truly unique backdrop for your wedding ceremony and reception, allowing guests a trip back in time as you say your vows and then go on to enjoy a feast and toast your marriage! The Museum can also host buffet receptions for larger numbers of guests.
With authentic shop fronts packed with historic goods, Kirkgate is perfect for memorable photographs that offer something a little out of the ordinary. Take the opportunity to strike a pose in these extraordinary surroundings while your guests explore the period rooms and galleries with a drink or two!
Fancy doing something a little different for your hen do too? York Castle Museum offers hen parties ideal for those wishing to revisit a bygone era, with hen parties packed with artefacts, costumes and replicas to try on as well as the opportunity to create delicious Victorian-inspired dishes in the studio kitchen!
A site visit is highly recommended if you are interested in this venue. Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your requirements in greater detail and we will be delighted to help you plan your celebration.