Weddings: Spaces available

Spaces available for weddings

Create memories that will last a lifetime in one of our beautiful historic venues. 

In the Old Bodleian Library, choose between the stunning 15th-century Gothic Divinity School, and the 17th-century Convocation House, which sits next to Chancellor's Court, the University’s former courtroom.


Divinity School, Old Bodleian Library

Divinity School – Reception package

The University’s oldest teaching and examination room, dating from the 1400s. Use of Convocation House and Chancellor's Court are included in the price of Divinity School. 

Capacity 120 seated / 200 standing

Availability Nine hours from 4pm – 1am

Accessibility Fully accessible on ground floor; steps to adjoining rooms can be avoided if necessary

Facilities PA system (extra charge); client to hire own equipment and furniture

Cost £7,100 (inc. VAT)



Wedding at the Old Bodleian Library

Convocation House and Chancellor's Court
– Ceremony only

Convocation House is a 17th-century room, constructed as a meeting place for the University’s supreme legislative body. It features a fan-vaulted ceiling, fine woodwork and fixed wooden benches. The interconnected Chancellor's Court is the University’s former courtroom.

Capacity 100 seated / 100 standing

Availability Three hours between 9am and 3pm

Accessibility Fully accessible on ground floor

Facilities PA system (extra charge); client to hire own equipment and furniture

Cost £2,100 (inc. VAT)



We are looking forward to celebrating with you!

If you would like to book an appointment with a member of the Bodleian's Wedding team, please complete the form below and one of our staff members will be in touch.