Our venues

The Cathedral’s historic buildings and beautiful gardens offer a perfect setting for any event you wish to host, including, wedding receptions, social gatherings, business meetings and conferences. And whatever your food and drink requirements, our in-house catering team will be happy to help.

Marquees on the Lawn

The Cathedral enjoys a magnificent setting, rich in ancient buildings and surrounded with green lawns, mature trees and beautiful planting. We offer a marquee service in our gardens and green spaces all year round, providing an ideal setting for weddings or corporate hospitality events. Read more

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The Paul Woodhouse Suite

Combining the best of old and new, this airy modern steel and glass structure features pale wooden floors, blackout facility and Wi-Fi, all within the ancient flint walls of an old courtyard right opposite the Cathedral. Looking out onto own private terrace with tables, chairs and planting, it works well for a wide variety of business and social events. Read more

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The Prior’s Hall and Chapter Room

With its five tall gothic windows, this beautiful 15th-century building looks out over the tranquil green of the Cathedral’s inner close. Today, its superb great hall offers a unique setting for larger conferences, receptions and board room meetings, with a linked Chapter Room that’s ideal for greeting guests and serving canapés and drinks. Read more

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The Undercroft

This beautiful room, once part of the cloister buildings of the Cathedral’s great medieval monastery, features a 13th-century vaulted ceiling and pillars, polished wooden floors and a stone fireplace. Looking out over the peaceful inner close, it’s a perfect setting for smaller meetings and gatherings. Read more

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Contact us
For event and venue hire enquiries please call 020 7334 3922 or email enquiries@venuereservations.co.uk
Or email the catering team at catering@winchester-cathedral.org.uk, or call the team on 01962 857258.

How to find us
Travel, parking and downloadable maps

Download our sample menus (PDF)
A range of high-quality menus to suit all budgets