Nestled amid 2,000 acres of picturesque Capability Brown-designed parklands and formal gardens, the historic Blenheim Palace offers a breathtaking setting for luxury weddings in Woodstock, Oxfordshire. This magnificent 18th-century palace is home to six spectacular wedding spaces featuring opulent decor and striking historical details.
If you're searching for an elegant, historic wedding venue in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, let us introduce you to Blenheim Palace. A masterpiece of 18th-century baroque architecture, the Palace houses an array of stunning wedding spaces boasting opulent decor, elaborate murals, soaring ornate ceilings, and striking historical artefacts. The manicured South Lawns host lavish marquee weddings and cocktail parties in warmer months.
Whether you're planning an extravagant celebration or something more intimate, this luxury Oxfordshire wedding venue has an experienced events team on hand to help bring your vision to life. The Palace's dedicated wedding planners will design a bespoke package tailored to your needs and be there every step of the way to assist with planning.
Blenheim Palace offers an array of stunning ceremony and reception spaces for your Oxfordshire wedding:
- The Great Hall: The magnificent Great Hall provides an impressive setting for a dinner or drinks reception at Blenheim Palace. This grand space boasts lavish decor and soaring 67-feet-high ceilings painted by renowned English painter Sir James Thornhill.
- The Orangery Restaurante: reopening in October 2023, this newly refurbished restaurante provides a picturesque location for elegant seated reception dinners. Dine overlooking the magnificent gardens.
- The Saloon: The Saloon is an inviting and cosy space at the Palace, perfect for intimate dinners, drinks receptions, and late-night dancing. Two fireplaces create a warm atmosphere, while intricate paintings by French artist Louis Laguerre evoke a sense of historical opulence.
- The Long Library: One of the longest rooms in any stately British home, the Long Library at Blenheim Palace is home to 10,000 books and a magnificent Willis organ. Boasting stunning views over the Water Terraces, landscaped parklands, and Great Lake, this splendid room is the perfect place to enjoy a fine dining experience at the Palace.
Highlights of Blenheim Palace Oxfordshire Weddings:
- Magnificent 18th-century baroque palace in the Oxfordshire countryside
- Six spectacular wedding spaces, ranging from intimate to grand
- Picturesque setting amidst 2,000 acres of lush parklands and formal gardens
- Bespoke wedding packages tailored to your vision and budget
- Experienced events team to assist with planning
- Licensed for civil wedding ceremonies and partnerships