York Castle Museum

(1 reviews) 1 5
Eye Of York York North Yorkshire YO1 9RY
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About York Castle Museum

Eye Of York, York
North Yorkshire, YO1 9RY

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.

• You will have exclusive evening hire of the Victorian Street, Kirkgate and the ajoining galleries on your chosen date • You can enjoy a drinks reception through our period rooms and galleries • York castle Museum is licensed for evening civil ceremonies • The Wedding ceremony will take place on our re-created Victorain cobbled street followed by the wedding breakfast and evening entertainment. • Our dedicated caterers, Bradshaws of York provide and extensive range of menus to suit your style

Facilities at York Castle Museum

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the City
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Entertainment Licence
DJ Facilities
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Corkage Option
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
Other Features :
Disabled Facilities

York Castle Museum Reviews (1)

Our York Castle Museum Wedding
Venue Service

By Lucy & James Himsworth, on 09 Nov 2017Date of Wedding - 28 Oct 2017

We had an amazing wedding at York Castle Museum, the staff were very well organised and incredibly helpful and the food was delicious. Our friends and family are still talking about how unique the venue was and how much they loved the fact it was in the evening. All in all it was a perfect day!

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