Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony licensed
Museums and Galleries
1 to 9 guests
Outside Caterers Permitted
Live music permitted
What Our Couples Love
- Excellent Customer Service
- Unforgettable Venue
- Amazing Art & Dinosaurs!!
About New Walk Museum
In the heart of the picturesque New Walk, Leicester’s original museum combines culture & history with panache and is home to exquisite collections of art & the natural world. With excellent facilities, the site is fully accessible.
Say ‘I do’ in the breath-taking Victorian Art Gallery surrounded by Leicester’s fine art collections
including works by Hogarth, Turner, Rodin and Degas.
Perfect acoustics for musical performers with a beautiful Steinway grand piano available to hire.
Our Dinosaur gallery is also available for a truly historic wedding day for you and your guests.
Or for more intimate ceremonies, the Lord Mayor’s Room is available for your wedding or to join
your guests for a champagne reception to toast your marriage.
The attractive Butterfly Pavement, Victorian (Greek Style) Portico, Museum Square and the stunning tree-lined pedestrianised New Walk, bordered by grand townhouses, provide
stunning settings for your wedding photographs.
Only five minutes walk from the train station and fully signposted your guests will have no trouble finding the venue. The museum is fully accessible for wheelchair users, has a changing places, ambulant and disabled access toilet facilities, guide and support dogs are also most welcome.
The Victorian Art Gallery has a full AV system and a disability hearing loop.
Pricing info shown in the listing summary:
Based on a typical wedding reception for up to 180 guests. Includes exclusive gallery hire, furniture, AV equipment, parking allocation for bride/groom parties, optional piano and champagne reception room hire, and VAT.