Why You Should Get Married At Newcastle Castle

Say ‘I Do’ in one of the most breathtaking venues Newcastle has to offer…
Newcastle Castle Weddings

The Venue >>

Fairytales do come true. Newcastle Castle is one of the most spectacular and enchanting venues in the North East. Packed with magic and history, this glorious building has everything you need to captivate your guests and provide memories to last a lifetime. 

Steeped in history, this iconic building is one of Britain’s finest examples of a Norman stone Keep. With heaps of history and oodles of character – this charming castle is perfect for those looking to tie the knot. 

When in search of the perfect wedding venue, one of the first things you’ll be thinking about is ‘how will the pictures look?’ Breathtaking scenes and picturesque views across the whole of Newcastle, Gateshead, the Tyne Valley and beyond make for an attractive backdrop for wedding photographers to capture precious moments.

The story of Newcastle began here. Let it be the beginning of your story…


Your Wedding >>

Once a medieval fortress, this enchanting venue now offers a variety of rooms, providing you with the opportunity to host your bespoke wedding celebrations in one of the North East’s most iconic and historic buildings.

Newcastle Castle WeddingsWith original medieval features, rooms such as The Chapel, with its vaulted ceilings, The Gaol, now a wonderful room to dance the night away, and The Great Hall, with its arched ceiling surrounded by The Gallery can be the charming backdrop for the wedding of your dreams.

Whether you’d prefer to dance the night away with live medieval music, have surly guards to greet your guests, or cannon fire to announce your wedding in style, Newcastle Castle helps couples to create a truly bespoke and unique experience by adding a little Medieval Magic to your special day.

Whatever it is you’re looking for to make your day special, guaranteed you’ll find it at this magical venue.

With 17th century features The Harbottle Suite is where you can begin your wedding journey at Newcastle Castle. Licensed for a civil ceremony for up to 50 guests, it is a blank canvas space perfect for creating a bespoke wedding ceremony

Or perhaps you’d prefer to marry the love of your life in The Chapel, the oldest part of the Castle. Once dedicated to St Thomas à Becket, with its vaulted ceiling it is now a romantic space to hold a blessing or ritual for up to 30 guests

Or imagine yourself walking through the royal ceremonial doors into the majestic 43ft high Great Hall, to be greeted by your guests as a newly married couple. Up to 50 guests would await your entrance to enjoy a wedding celebration where royalty once dined.

Your wedding begins with a dream… and every couple’s dream is different which is why you can use as much or as little of Newcastle Castle as you wish.

The blank canvas venue offering dry-hire gives you the full flexibility to personalise your day with the suppliers of your choice, to create your very own authentic love story.


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