Weddings in the North of England

Say 'I do' in style with a wedding or civil partnership at a National Trust place in the North of England. From the birthplace of one of the world's best poets, William Wordsworth, to a romantic barn, a steam-powered yacht or a World Heritage site, we've got a variety of special places to choose from. And getting married at one of our places means that you’re also supporting the work we do to look after nature, beauty and history for future generations to enjoy.

Weddings update

In line with the easing of restrictions for wedding guest capacity, we're now accepting new bookings. We're following government guidelines closely and all weddings will follow the lastest government restrictions for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Two ladies holding hands whilst exchanging vows

Exchange vows at East Riddlesden Hall

Say 'I do' in the romantic Airedale Barn, full of rustic charm and a waterfall of fairy lights, or tie the knot in the 400 year old Great Hall in the main house, the perfect setting for an intimate wedding ceremony with up to 30 guests.

Couple in front of Fountains Abbey

Say 'I do' at this World Heritage Site

Enjoy your special day in the romantic setting of Fountains Abbey, with a ceremony in the historic Fountains Hall followed by celebratory drinks and canapés in the private walled garden and summer house overlooking the River Skell.

The former dancing hall at Gibson Mill, Hardcastle Crags, dressed for a wedding celebration

Have a unique mill wedding at Hardcastle Crags

Spend your special day in a unique mill wedding venue at the heart of a romantic West Yorkshire woodland. The mill is off-grid, making it the perfect option for those looking for a greener wedding.

wedding couple on bow of Gondola

Celebrate your special day on board Steam Yacht Gondola

Enjoy a wedding reception with a difference on our beautifully restored steam-powered yacht on the lake in Coniston. Take an evening cruise and enjoy Champagne and canapes while soaking in the Lake District scenery from the open air deck or one of the lavish saloons inside.

Tatton Park, Cheshire

Enjoy a stately wedding at Tatton Park

Hold your ceremony in the 18th-century mansion and soak up the opulence of the stately home or choose the Old Hall as your wedding venue, a magical, medieval setting against a backdrop of ancient woodland.

A couple on their wedding day at the National Trust's Wordsworth House and Garden in Cumbria

Your fairytale wedding at Wordsworth House

What could be more romantic than to get married in the birthplace of William Wordsworth, one of the world’s greatest poets? With its elegant rooms and charming walled gardens, Wordsworth House is the perfect setting for a fairytale Lake District wedding.

Bride and groom outside with ushers and bridesmaid

Say 'I do' in style

Getting married at any of our magical places helps to keep them available for future brides and grooms too. Our professional and experienced staff are on hand to ensure that your day goes with only the one hitch.

Natalie and Ian O’Neill on their wedding day at the National Trust's Wordsworth House and Garden in Cumbria

Our dream wedding 

Natalie and Ian O'Neill were the first couple to get married at the poet William Wordsworth’s birthplace and childhood home.