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Venue hire at Claydon

View across the river to the West Front of Claydon House, Buckinghamshire, which reflects in the water
West Front of Claydon | © National Trust Images/John Miller

With its graceful appearance, peaceful setting and 18th-century interiors, Claydon has all the ingredients for an elegant and stylish wedding or event.

Events at Claydon

Steeped in history, Claydon is one of England’s most extraordinary houses, displaying remarkable Rococo and chinoiserie decoration. We’ll ensure you have a day to remember, whatever the occasion.


The Saloon at Claydon, Buckinghamshire
The Saloon | © National Trust Images/Andreas von Einsiedel


The Saloon, with its ten feet-high mahogany doors, ornate ceiling and magnificent views out across the parkland makes a stunning setting for weddings and events.

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The National Trust at Claydon is looking to put together a number of trusted local suppliers to assist in catering your wedding and covering several different options.

Winning partnerships means that your experience will be planned with precision and executed beyond expectation. Products will always be excellent, presentation stylish and menus deliciously different and tailored to suit all budgets.


An event in a marquee can look stunning during the summer and works wonderfully in the colder months too.

Claydon offers the perfect place for a marquee with beautiful views of the grounds and house.

Find out more

For more information on holding a wedding, private or corporate event at Claydon please phone 01296 730349 or email us. We look forward to helping you create the perfect event.

The haha (a type of sunken fence) and manor at Claydon House, Buckinghamshire

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Visitors looking at a gold framed portrait displayed in the richly decorated Saloon at Claydon, Buckinghamshire, set against blue patterned wall coverings between two wooden doors surrounded by ornate door frames

The house at Claydon 

See history brought to life at Claydon House: sumptuous craftsmanship in 18th-century interiors, displays of historic costume – and a connection to Florence Nightingale.

The stone facade of the west front of the house at Claydon, Buckinghamshire

The history of Claydon House 

Discover many examples of the finest 18th-century craftsmanship at Claydon, including wood and stone carvings, and the house’s connection with Florence Nightingale.

A plate of scones being served

Eating and shopping at Claydon 

Set aside some time on your visit to Claydon to head for this historic courtyard – run by Claydon Estate – to relax, shop, or to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat at the Phoenix Kitchen.

An ornate curving staircase made of dark wood and decorative metal work set in a grand hallway with ornate plaster details on the wall and a black and white checked floor, Claydon, Buckinghamshire

Things to see and do at Claydon 

Discover sumptuous interiors, explore the grounds, step back in time or go on an adventure – there’s so much to see and do on a visit to Claydon.