The Church Northampton is a Wedding Venue located in the town center of Northampton, Northamptonshire. This one-of-a-kind venue in England, has more than eight centuries of history behind it and is brimming with character. With its elegant architecture, this venue easily enhances a couple's wedding, making it unforgettable.
The Church started life as St John's Hospital which opened in1138 as a Hospice and has seen many transformations over its 869 years. From Soldiers Burial Grounds, being part of Northampton's First Railway Station and being Re-Consecrated as a Catholic Church before becoming the unique venue it is today. St John's is the oldest secular building left in Northampton.
Facilities and Capacity
The Church offers a unique and beautiful venue with exclusive use for your Wedding Celebrations and Civil Ceremonies. Couples can enjoy private use of our Chapel Bar, The Main Hall and The Mezzanine Area for thier special day.
Our large stained glass windows in The Chapel Bar are the perfect backdrop for your photos and a great talking point for your guests.
Ceremonies take place in The Main Hall and can seat upto 80 Guests. Vows can be exchanged at the Alter of what was formally St John's Church.
Wedding Receptions of up to 120 Guests take place in The Main Hall and whether it be traditional or something a little more bespoke, our talented team of chefs create menus that will delight all your friends and family. With our Three-Course Wedding Breakfast Menu, our unique Buffet and Canape Options you will have plenty to choose from. Evening Dining is suited to getherings of up to 250 Guests.
Our Wedding Venue has facilities for a Live Band or DJ making it simple to organise Event Entertainment.
We know how important every part of your Wedding is, including the food, so we go above and beyond to make it extra special for your big day.
The team at The Church Northampton offers catering services for Weddings and Events. Couples can choose from pre-designed menus or have something tailored specifically to their preferences. Menu tastings are available to all couples for your Menu Options. We offer crowd pleasing Cocktails, Bubbles, Wine, Draught Beers and have a large range of Spirits available. You will be spolit for choice.
Included in the Venue hire is Table Lining, Table Plan Easel, Cake Stand & Knife, Table Dressing with Table Mirror and Crystals.
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