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Oxford Town Hall

One of our approved venues, which can be used for marriages and other civil ceremonies.

oxford town hall

Our venue is a beautiful Grade II* listed building located in the heart of Oxford.

Our dedicated events team, with over 30 years’ experience, is on hand to offer you a professional and flexible service with attention to every detail.

We don't offer packages as we like to make it personal - working with each couple to create their special day. We have five rooms licensed for ceremonies – from small to large. These and our other spaces can be used in various combinations for your wedding reception.

We pride ourselves on presentation and service to make your day a memorable event and that is why we will only have one wedding ceremony in the venue at any one time so that you and your guests can have our undivided attention.

Whether you wish to have your ceremony, wedding breakfast, reception or any combination of these at Oxford Town Hall, our efficient and friendly staff will make you and your guests welcome.

Services and facilities

  • Cloakroom
  • Dance floor
  • Dressing room
  • Exclusive use of venue
  • Heating
  • In-house catering
  • Licensed bar
  • Listed building
  • Public address system

Rooms and capacity

  • Main Hall (500 people)
  • Assembly Room (160 people)
  • Old Library (120 people)
  • Council Chamber (105)
  • Court Room (93 people)
  • St Aldates Room (40 people)
  • Judges Room (25)
  • Freemans Room (25)
  • Plowmans Room (25)

Getting here


St Aldate's

Contact us

Tel: 01865 252195


Website: www.oxfordtownhall.co.uk

How to access the venue

Park & Ride

The five City Park and Ride services offer a convenient way for motorists to avoid city centre parking and bus routes pull up outside Oxford Town Hall.

Visit this page for full car park details.

By bus and coach

Many bus services to the city centre will drop you on St Aldates or on the High Street close to Carfax Tower. For details of bus services to Oxford city from across Oxford and surrounding villages, please visit www.oxfordbus.co.uk or www.stagecoachbus.com.

If you are coming on the Oxford Tube or Oxford Express, you will want to get off on the High Street for a short ten minute walk.

By private coach

Coaches bringing groups can set down in nearby Castle Street or Speedwell Street and park in the Oxpens Road Coach Park.

By train

St Aldates is a 15 minute walk from Oxford train station. For details of train journeys and times  call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50 or visit their website

Alternatively, take the number 5 City bus from the train station which will drop you off on St Aldates.

Car Parking

There are some car-parking facilities near the venue. Visit the Oxford City Council website find the best for you.