The Main Hall at Oxford Town Hall

Oxford Town Hall, St. Aldate’s, Oxford, OX1 1BX
Central and South Oxford

Events T.

About this space

The largest of the five licensed rooms, the magical 19th century Main Hall is the centrepiece of Oxford Town Hall. If you’re dreaming of a lavish celebration, this is the place to make those dreams come to life.

The Main Hall has the capacity to host up to 300 guests for a seated meal and up to 500 guests for the ceremony and reception. With its spectacular domed ceiling and beautifully ornamented balconies that overlook the glorious Father Willis organ set in the centre of the stage, this extraordinary room creates a unique backdrop for your special day.


Event offers and packages

Wedding Offers

Civil Ceremony
£780 total

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780
Tuesday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780
Wednesday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780
Thursday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780
Friday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780
Saturday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780
Sunday
9:00 – 0:00
from £300–£780 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £300 hire fee per hour
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £780 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00. All prices include VAT.
Dining & Receptions: £300/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £780

Capacity

Dining
up to 300
Theatre
up to 742

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Natural light
Paid parking facilities available nearby
Balcony with additional space
Organ
Live band
Bridal Changing Facilities
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Storage space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
PA system / music speakers available

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Disabled access toilets
Lift to all floors

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Rules of the space

No smoking in the building


Set in the heart of the historic city of Oxford, Oxford Town Hall is a beautifully preserved Grade II* listed building, opened in 1897 by HRH Edward VII. The seat of Oxford City Council and home to the Museum of Oxford, the Town Hall also serves the city and its inhabitants by offering unusual and flexible function spaces for events. This magnificent wedding venue boasts original Victorian features and offers five unique rooms licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships, that are available for your exclusive use. The dedicated Sales & Events team will help you plan your special day down to every detail, recommend local caterers and suppliers and provide a bespoke service that answers all your needs.

Located on St Aldate’s Street in the centre of Oxford, the venue is easily accessible thanks to excellent transport links. It lies within 56 miles from London, 64 miles from Birmingham and 61 miles from Bristol and can be reached by major motorways. The venue is also close to major bus routes and Oxford rail station is just a stroll away. Oxford is home to many tourist attractions, including famous institutions such as the University of Oxford and the Bodleian Library, numerous museums and galleries, and other historical landmarks.


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