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Wedding Receptions

A Grade 2 listed building in the French gothic revival style dating back to 1862 and situated in the town's Market Square, Bishop Auckland Town Hall is an ideal venue for your wedding reception.


Whether planning a small intimate gathering or a large and lavish reception. Bishop Auckland Town Hall can cater for all your requirements. The Eden Room can accommodate up to 200 guests. For the smaller reception, the Laurel Room can accommodate up to 50 guests.
We are happy to provide the following at no extra cost;

  • Your personal co-ordinator
  • White table linen and white linen napkins
  • White chair covers with coloured sash
  • Use of silver cake stand and knife
  • Discounted meals for children under the age of 10 years
  • Dressing room for bride and groom
  • Table plan

If you require any further information or would like to arrange an appointment to discuss your requirement and check room availability please contact us by email or telephone: 03000 269 524 and ask to speak to our event coordinator.


Room set up for a wedding

Other Functions

Whatever you are planning, be it Birthday Parties, Christenings or Anniversaries, we can even organise Themed Party Night's: Country & Western or 70's Nights to mention a couple.
The Laurel Room includes a licensed bar and is fully equipped to provide everything from a sandwich for one, to a five course gourmet dinner for up to 180 people.
Whatever your requirements, our experienced and professional team are always on hand to discuss and assist in the planning of your function, to ensure that you are able to relax for the occasion.

If you require any further information or would like to arrange an appointment to discuss your requirement and check room availability please contact us by email or telephone: 03000 269 524 and ask to speak to our event coordinator.