Surround yourself and your loved ones in thousands of years’ worth of history

The Castle

Fulfil your dreams of an English castle wedding.

At the grand, gated entrance of Castle Park lies Colchester Castle, one of England’s most important heritage sites. Built on the foundations of the Temple of Claudius, at a time when Colchester was the first Roman capital of Britain, this is one of Colchester’s most unique and awe-inspiring wedding venues. Whether you choose a large celebration or a small and intimate wedding with family and close friends, this historic venue …


The perfect venue for...
  • 20 – 150 guests
  • Exclusive, traditional weddings
  • Full catering services offered
  • Historical venue
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The Town Hall

Elegance and glamour to take your breath away.

The Town Hall is a jewel in Colchester’s crown. From its prominent town centre location, this magnificent Baroque structure with its Victorian tower and statue of St Helena, Colchester’s patron saint, dominates the town. Bursting with old-fashioned glamour, the Town Hall’s opulent interiors are fully licenced for ceremonies and receptions, offering style and grandeur for all occasions. Our outstanding function rooms are all beautifully decorated with ornate and original features …


The perfect venue for...
  • 20-300 guests
  • Vast choice of caterers
  • Traditional weddings
  • Central location
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The Summerhouse

Romantic landscapes and stunning parkland views .

Nestled within the award-winning Castle Park and approached along a romantic walkway of London Plane trees, the Summer House was built in the 18th Century by Scottish architect Charles Gray to replicate a Roman Temple. With stunning views across the Park’s magnificent gardens and lakes, this picturesque venue provides the most secluded of locations for your wedding ceremony, reception and photographs. The Park is renowned for its magnificent gardens which …


The perfect venue for...
  • Weddings of up to 80 guests
  • Outside Ceremony
  • Countryside feel
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Charter Hall

Celebrate in style at our spacious, show-stopping venue.

At Charter Hall we are proud to present one of the largest venues in the county. A popular choice for clientele from far and wide and a favourite for large, multicultural weddings. The extensive rooms are extremely versatile and easily transformed to turn your dreams into reality. The two main rooms can be combined to guarantee seating for up to 700 guests, with flexibility to segregate for smaller gatherings. The …


The perfect venue for...
  • Large wedding parties up to 500 (guests
  • Dry Hire options available
  • Religious ceremonies
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