Top 5 Reasons To Get Married At An English Heritage Venue


It’s no surprise that English Heritage sites are so often chosen for engagement photoshoots and weddings. From beautiful gardens and rugged coastlines to stately country houses and history-steeped castles, there’s a perfect romantic spot for every couple. But beyond these spectacular backdrops, there are lots of other reasons to host your wedding at one of their ten of their most special places. Keep reading to discover their top five and find out more on their website.

1.History as the grand backdrop

Their collection of historic venues has been the setting of many love stories. From Eltham Palace, the former childhood home of Henry VIII and now stunning Art Deco mansion, to Osborne House, the private retreat of Queen Victoria and her beloved Prince Albert, their sites have already paid witness to some of history’s greatest love stories and now can be the backdrop to yours.

2. Unforgettable settings in both town and country

Castle weddings combine romantic settings, with historic surroundings, majestic architecture, historic rooms, grand banqueting halls, and acres of stunning grounds. Or if you are looking for a unique setting in London, choose between the iconic Kenwood set in the rolling hills of Hampstead Heath, elegant Ranger’s House overlooking Greenwich Park or Eltham Palace’s beguiling blend of art deco and Medieval design.

3. Experienced and knowledgeable team

They know how important your special day is, but they also know how stressful it can be to plan your wedding on your own. Whether you are organising an intimate affair for your closest friends or family, or a marquee celebration for 500, their experienced team will help you choose the dream venue to suit your ideal numbers and location. From there, they then hand over to your chosen wedding planner who can support on ensuring every part of your day goes smoothly.

4. Help to keep the story of England alive

There’s something special about knowing that the place where you shared one of the most significant moments in your lives is being looked after for ever. Couples who choose to marry at an English Heritage venue will be directly contributing to the vital work of their charity and helping to look after their historic sites for future generations to enjoy.

5. Relive the memories of your wedding day

One of the best parts about booking an English Heritage for your wedding celebrations is being able to return to your venue time and time again. Weddings go by in the blink of an eye, but the joy of revisiting with your friends and family allows you to reminisce on special moments from your big day, whilst continuing to build yet more happy memories together.