A truly stunning venue for a magical day
Oxford Town Hall is a stunning venue for civil marriage ceremonies and wedding receptions in the heart of the city of dreaming spires.
Oxford Town Hall is a stunning venue for civil marriage ceremonies and wedding receptions in the heart of Oxford. We offer five stunning licensed rooms for an unforgettable wedding set in an impressive historic setting for your special day.
It's Your Day...
Oxford Town Hall is a stunning venue situated in the heart of the City of Oxford, Opened by His Royal Highness Edward VII in 1897, who declared Oxford Town Hall to be ‘the finest rooms of its kind in the Kingdom’. Its remarkable grandeur and elegance has been expertly maintained for over 120 years, providing the perfect backdrop for your wedding. Whether you are looking for an intimate wedding with 10 to 20 close friends or a larger affair with 500 guests, we ensure your wedding will be tailored to meet your needs.
When booking your wedding at Oxford Town Hall our specialist team will work with you each step of the way to help plan your day. Your dedicated coordinator will help you design your room plan, ensuring you have the best layout for each room, and will work with your chosen suppliers to make sure your day runs as smoothly as possible.
Oxford Town Hall prides itself on presentation, service and quality so be assured of our complete and immediate attention to all your needs to make your special day not only memorable, but a truly individual celebration to suit you.
Your COVID-Safe Wedding
Our team are continuing to work hard behind the scenes to ensure that your wedding can take place as safely and smoothy as possible.
As a verified COVID-Secure venue with both the Meetings Industry Association and Visit Britain, you can be assured that your wedding will be as safe as possible within current government guidelines. Our events team will work closely with you to guide you through changes the latest guidelines mean for your special day.
I just wanted to send you the biggest thank you for you and your team. You all went above and beyond to make sure we had the most amazing day. I cannot thank you enough. What a day to remember and you all made it as special as it can be and run like clockwork.C & C: COVID-Safe Wedding September 2020
We realise things seem uncertain now, so we're available for bookings into 2021 and 2022.
Our capacity without Social Distancing:
The Main Hall: 300 Dining | 500 Ceremony
The Assembly Room: 140 Guests Dining | 200 Ceremony
The Old Library: 80 Guests Dining | 120 Guests Ceremony
St Aldate’s Room: 40 Guests (Ceremony only)
Court Room: 43 Guests in Fixed bench seating + 50 in the balcony (Ceremony only)
We have revised maximum capacities for each licensed room with social distancing measures in place, so please get in touch with the team who can support you to create the perfect space for your wedding.
We had an amazing wedding day and everything at the Town Hall was perfect from the layout to the delicious food! We would like to thank you and the rest of the team for making sure that everything went smoothly.Gillian and Travis
The wedding at the Town Hall was perfect. Many thanks to Sue for her hard work to make our day so amazing! Sue was exceptional and was the reason we came back to organise another event at the Town Hall.Radhika and Christian
You can see more on our testimonials page.
Oxford Town Hall can provide a wide range of banqueting options for your wedding breakfast. Our preferred caterers are on hand to offer bespoke menus favouring locally sourced produce with experienced event managers to ensure your event goes without a hitch. Visit our catering page for more information.
Want to find out more?
We can't wait to welcome you to Oxford Town Hall for a Socially Distanced venue show round.
Main Hall - Oxford Town Hall
Nicci and Vicky's wedding in the Old Library
Dorothee and lee's wedding - flower arrangements
Main Hall landing (photo courtesy of Sarah Ann Wight)
Couple dancing in the Main Hall
Jack and Ruth's Wedding in the Assembly Room
Wedding car - Oxford Town Hall
Bride walking towards the altar (Assembly Room)
Jane and Will walking down the Main staircase
Reception in the Main Hall
Court Room wedding
Bride in the Main Hall (George Bardsley photography)
Alex and Richard - Court Room wedding
St Aldates Room Ceremony - Oxford Town Hall