Weddings at Rufford Old Hall

Rufford Old Hall is a beautiful venue for a wedding

Characterful and with a great history, Rufford Old Hall is the perfect venue for your once-in-a-lifetime wedding. The magnificent 16th-century Great Hall was used for banqueting and entertaining even in Shakespeare’s time.

Rufford Old Hall’s unique and memorable wedding venue is licensed to hold civil marriages and partnerships for up to 65 guests.


Your wedding ceremony will take place in the stunning Great Hall, the perfect place to walk down the aisle.

Picture perfect

Enjoy historical buildings, formal gardens and woodlands as a magnificent backdrop for your perfect wedding album.

Drinks reception

Celebrate with drinks outside the Great Hall or in the Victorian tea-room for an intimate drinks reception.

Get in touch

Speak to Catherine, our wedding coordinator, to arrange a visit to look round the property or to discuss requirements for your special day. Email Catherine or phone 01704 823812.

A gift from us

Return and relive the memories of your special day as well as creating new ones visiting many other properties with our gift to you. Free one-year National Trust admission pass for two adults.