Exeter Historic Guildhall


Information For Exeter Historic Guildhall

The guildhall is such a unique place to hold your Ceremony, with stained glass windows, chandeliers and lots of other amazing features, it really gives the wow factor.

Over 800 years of history …

The Guildhall is situated in the heart of Exeter, and has become an unmistakable piece of Exeter’s history. Having received royalty and dignitaries, your wedding can now be added to the list!

With rooms filled with Exeter’s storied past, the Guildhall’s grandeur and elegance make the ideal setting for weddings and civil partnerships. As you walk through the large oak doors and into the lavish Great Hall, with its majestic brass chandelier and intricate panelling, your ceremony will have an unbridled air of romance.

The Great Hall is ideal for large bridal parties, and can accommodate up to 75 guests to see you say ‘I do’, where Lord Mayors have been elected; Members of Parliament have been chosen and Honorary Aldermen were appointed. However, if you are in search of a more intimate affair, why not walk down the aisle of the Jury Room. Able to accommodate up to 35 guests, it is the perfect marriage of intimacy and opulence, still giving a regal ambience while allowing you to be surrounded by only your very nearest and dearest.

What’s more, once you’ve exchanged vows, the Guildhall has countless breath-taking backdrops for your wedding photos. Truly the ideal location for you to host your wedding ceremony. From tying the knot to renewing your vows you have come to the right venue. So why not add your special day to the record books.

Exeter Historic Guildhall at a Glance

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Price Range
£360 - £900
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Type of Venue
Same-Sex Weddings
City Centre
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Seated Capacity
Up to 80
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Reception Capacity
Up to 80
Full of History - over 800 years old! Suitable for small and large weddings A unique venue with plenty of features from different eras Relaxed weddings Stunning back drop for photographs - including an amazing balcony and period features Central & easy to get to Pricing Category : LuxuryMinimum Price : 360Bridal Suite : No Bridal SuiteHistoricCity Hotel / City VenueWedding Contact : Abbie - 01392 265525 View More
No of Weddings Hosted : Number of Weddings Hosted - More Than 50Location : In The CityNearest Town : ExeterNearest Airport : ExeterNearest Motorway : M5Nearest Train Station : Exeter Central, 10 minute walk from Exeter St David'sLandmarkAlternativeUniqueAffordableUnusualClassicFormalIntimateLuxuryCeremony LicenceAlcohol LicenseExternal Catering PermittedPre-Wedding ConsultationSound Systems Available Grade Listed BuildingIn House Wedding CoordinatorMuseum AttractionSame-Sex View Less

Top Wedding Tips

Enjoy the build up to your big day, as it really does go so quickly.

Sleep on any decision you make (if time allows).

Never be afraid to ask questions, myself and other suppliers are here to help you and take any stress away!

Real Weddings

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Exeter Guildhall Run through

A look at the Guildhall on a day to day basis (not set up for a wedding)


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High Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3EB

Exeter Historic Guildhall

  • High Street
  • Exeter
  • Devon
  • EX4 3EB
  • United Kingdom

Meet the Key Person

Image of Key Person Abbie Attenborough
Abbie Attenborough

Firstly a huge congratulations to you both! My name is Abbie and I look after all weddings held here at the Guildhall. I have been here for just over 2 years (however have worked at weddings for much longer!), and have seen a beautiful range of unique weddings. Myself and the team at the Guildhall love nothing more than helping you with your special day, taking any and all stresses away to give you the most perfect experience tailored for yourselves.