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St Albans Museum + Gallery

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£75 - £200 pp
Up to 120
On-Site
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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Built in 1831 and lovingly restored to its former glory via a multi-million pound restoration, this Grade II* Georgian landmark may just be the perfect venue for your wedding.
Pricing & Costs

Packages
(price per head)

Prices Start At
£75
Maximum Price
£200
Minimum Number of Guests
60
Our prices include venue hire, catering and equipment.
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Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Museum
Attraction
Dining Capacity
120
Reception Capacity
400
Usual Access Time
07:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM

Venue

Ballroom
City View
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Asian Catering
Halal Catering
In-house Catering
In-House Wine List
Kosher Catering
Full Description
St Albans Museum + Gallery is licensed to hold wedding ceremonies and civil partnerships in two of its historic rooms. Your guests can gather in the historic courtroom for a completely unique ceremony. From its pews and judge’s chair to its octagonal shape, the Courtroom is brimming with distinctiveness. Fitted with its original wooden panels throughout giving a sense of warmth and richness, this wonderfully intimate room is the perfect backdrop for a wedding ceremony and later on can transform in to your dance floor with access to the subterranean cells! Behind the impressive Palladian facade and balcony is The Assembly Room. A stunning ballroom that can hold both your ceremony and your sit-down wedding dinner beneath its giant and breath-taking crystal chandeliers. From the timeless elegance of the Georgian Assembly Room, with its ornate chandeliers and lustrous gold leaf, to the sleek, white styling of the modern galleries these versatile and impressive spaces provide a stunning backdrop for weddings. With a history of state banquets, galas, balls and dinners the entire museum can accommodate from 60 to 400 people. Whether intimate or grand let our dedicated events team set the scene for your special day.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Richard Shaw
Congratulations on your engagement! Whether intimate or grand let our dedicated events team set the scene for your special day. We are able to hold private viewings with you and your partner 7 days a week. Come and discover our totally unique and gorgeous venue. So get in touch! Richard

Experience

Year Business Was Established
1900
No. of Weddings Hosted
Between 30 and 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes
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Location & Contact Details

Address

St Albans AL3 5D, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 5DJ, England

Nearest Town

St Albans

Nearest Motorway & Junction

M1

Nearest Train Station

St Albans

Nearest Airport

Luton
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FAQ
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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

We are a completely new venue and have just undergone a multi-million pound restoration - yours could be the first wedding!

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Take time out for each other on your big day and find a quiet spot where you can watch all your friends and families celebrating your union.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

A wedding favour of a his n' hers scented eye masks with a bottle of wine. Alongside them was a personalised card saying "party hard & sleep well!"

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Grand yet intimate. Beautifully unique.

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

The balcony behind the Palladian facade of the impressive Georgian ballroom.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Not yet!

What’s your favourite canapé?

Such a hard one as there are so many. Rose petal crusted chicken skewers with pomegranate seeds or mini steak burger, baby gherkin, chilli jam.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Dark chocolate pot, pistachio praline crumbs.

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Our venue is a Museum + Gallery so is 100% unique!

What part of your business are you most proud of?

The weddings we do. The magic we can sprinkle.

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook DiscountThe courtroom is now free to hire until end of June!