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The Great Hall at The Old Shire Hall

About this space

As well as offering a space of high architectural quality and historic significance, the size and scale of The Great Hall offers a capacity advantage within the local area.

Seating a maximum of 280 theatre style, 200 cabaret and 250 for dining, the Great Hall is a perfect blank canvas for all manner of events including weddings, conferences, charity balls and special occasions.


Capacity

Standing
up to 350
Dining
up to 250
Theatre
up to 280
Cabaret
up to 200

Event offers and packages

Package per person

Unlimited tea, coffee and cordials
Fruit smoothies on arrival
Mid Morning pastries
Bottled water in meeting room
2 course buffet lunch
homemade afternoon treats
Fresh Fruit bowls
Sweets in meeting room
Main meeting room hire
Wifi
Built in AV

Christmas Party Offers

This year we are converting Old Shire Hall to a magical Christmas party. The Great Hall will be filled with magical Christmas cheer, complete with your very own wizard for the evening.

Once the meal has finished you can party the night away to the in house DJ
Wizard Christmas
£48 per person
Package includes
A magical cocktail / mocktail on arrival served in the Judges Dining Room

Three course meal with Christmas cracker served in the Grade I listed Great Hall.

Tea and coffee with chocolate frogs

Dancing and magic!

Cash bar located in one of our courtrooms

Prices

Monday
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Per day
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person
Tuesday
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Per day
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person
Wednesday
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Per day
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person
Thursday
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Per day
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person
Friday
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Per day
8:00 – 17:00
from £51 per person
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person
Saturday
Closed
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person
Sunday
Closed
Note: Alcohol licence until 00:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
All events are offered on a bespoke basis, so other than our Day Delegate Packages we don't have any set packages. Please send an email with your requirements and an idea of your budget and we will send a bespoke quote back
3 course seated meals start from £47.50 per person
Buffet menus start from £19.50 per person

Catering

In-house catering
Allows external catering
Approved caterers only
BYO alcohol allowed
Can provide alcohol
Kitchen facilities available
Can provide halal
Can provide kosher
Complimentary water
Extensive vegan menu
Extensive gluten-free menu
Complimentary tea and coffee
Buyout fee for external catering

Licences

Alcohol licence until 00:00

Extension available

Wedding licence

Temporary event notices (TENs) available


Space features

Wi-Fi
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Flipchart
Audiovisual (AV) equipment
Natural light
Whiteboard
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Disabled access
Storage space
Accommodation available
Parking available
Historic features
Exclusive hire
Chandeliers

Venue welcomes

Ticketed events
Own music equipment /DJ
VIP events
Enhanced security events

Rules of the space

No onsite parking. However a local carpark (free on weekends and evenings) is a 5 minute walk away.

Midnight licence at weekends, 11pm on weekdays

Onsite bridal suite. Town centre location so plenty of accommodation nearby

In house DJ


Once the old law courts and shire hall for Warwickshire, The Old Shire Hall is now one of the most impressive venues in the county.

Built in 1750 to the designs of Sanderson Miller, The Old Shire Hall is a Grade I listed building set in the centre of Warwick.

Alongside the Grade II listed Judges House, the venue offers an unparalleled combination of character and capacity.


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