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Palace and riverside gardens


Discover elegance and exclusivity in the heart of the city

Between ancient ruins and the exquisite riverfront, where a remarkable history and a stunning contemporary style meet, sits Old Palace Chester. This flawless setting offers palatial grandeur, an unrivalled location and all the space you could need for the most exceptional wedding day. There is simply nowhere else like it, and very soon this unique Cheshire wedding venue can be exclusively yours. Soak up the opulence and rich past of Old Palace Chester and become part of the story of this incredible place.

Open Event

Join us at our Open Event this February

Venue offer

Book any available wedding date in 2020, you will receive 25% off the venue hire fee.

Many key dates still available.

Find your perfect wedding date and make a great saving today.

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A setting like no other

Every aspect of Old Palace Chester sets it apart from the crowd. Whether it’s the awe-inspiring ceremony location, the wealth of reception rooms you can enjoy with your guests or the generous outside space overlooking the river, there is something for everyone to fall in love with here. You could even reach the venue by boat to make a truly memorable arrival on your wedding day. Celebrate in style in this private and prestigious haven before retiring to the most luxurious and spacious of honeymoon suites. Your loved ones can spend the night too, extending the festivities until breakfast the following morning.

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Wedding food taken to the next level

The dining room at Old Palace Chester is the perfect setting for a wedding breakfast to remember, and the expert chefs will ensure yours is exactly that. From elevated British classics to mouth-watering dishes from around the world, your menu can be tailored entirely to your tastes, so you can treat your loved ones to an unforgettable meal in a delightfully lavish setting.

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Be a part of our story

Follow our journey as this spectacular palace is transformed into a peerless wedding venue in the centre of historic Chester. Sign up and you will receive updates on our progress, be able to check available dates and arrange a visit to come and explore Old Palace Chester for yourself.