The Assembly Room at Oxford Town Hall

Oxford Town Hall, St. Aldate’s, Oxford, OX1 1BX
Central and South Oxford
Events T.

Events T.

About this space

The marvellous Assembly Room, originally called the Banqueting Hall, is bound to wow your guests with its character and original features. With its carved timber ceiling, gorgeous wood panelling, impressive fireplace and monumental oil paintings, this wonderful space is perfect for both ceremonies and receptions.

The large windows let in a wealth of natural light and the high ceiling and fabulous chandeliers make the room the perfect backdrop for stunning photographs. The Assembly Room has the capacity to accommodate up to 140 guests for a seated meal and up to 200 guests for a reception. Extra space is offered by the adjacent Old Library, so there’s enough room for both dining and dancing.


Capacity

Standing
up to 200
Dining
up to 140
Theatre
up to 160
Cabaret
up to 140
Classroom
up to 160

Event offers and packages

Wedding Offers

Civil Ceremony
£630 total

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630
Tuesday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630
Wednesday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630
Thursday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630
Friday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630
Saturday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630
Sunday
9:00 – 0:00
from £180–£630 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 0:00
from £630 hire fee
Per hour
9:00 – 0:00
from £180 hire fee per hour
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing details
Dining & Receptions: £180/hour
Civil Ceremonies: £630

Catering and drinks

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

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Flipchart
Natural light
Paid parking facilities available nearby
Fireplace
Bridal Changing Facilities
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
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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