The Old Council House is the perfect choice for your special day and we have four  rooms suitable for weddings and civil ceremonies.

The rooms are also available for renewal of vows ceremonies.

Tour of our rooms

Call us on 0117 922 2800 to check availability of the Old Council House for wedding or civil ceremonies or to make a booking.

The room capacities in the virtual tour video have changed.

Check how many guests can attend your ceremony on the room pages.

Ceremony prices start at only £57.

All registration services are provided from Bristol Register Office.

Room capacities

  • the Statutory Room: up to 4 people plus the couple
  • the Mayoral Room: up to 50 people plus the couple
  • the Lantern Room: up to 60 people plus the couple
  • the Grand Council Chamber: up to 150 people plus the couple

We cannot accommodate requests for extra guests.

Our other venues

We have other venues available to hire in Bristol for wedding and civil ceremonies, receptions and parties.