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Oxford - The Dexter ceremony room

Celebrate within the heart of the romantic city of dreaming spires, Oxford.

Inside Oxford ceremony room

For impact and style, the gorgeous Dexter Room has it all. Victorian oak panelling and stained-glass windows are just some of the features that combine to create the perfect backdrop for your special day.  

Whether you want small and intimate for immediate family, or a larger group of friends and family to celebrate with you, the Dexter Room can create that special moment in the heart of historic Oxford, before you take your photos on the iconic front steps of this beautiful building.

Celebrate with up to 23 guests (weekdays) or 48 guests (weekends) including babies and children.

Parking is available in public car parks close by and disabled access is good.

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Dexter Room - designated times for marriages and civil partnerships
Day Times
Wednesday 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm
Thursday 10.30am, 11.30am, 1.30pm, 2.30pm
Friday 11am, 12pm
Saturday 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm

Price £335. 

Dexter Room -  outside of designated times
Day Times
Friday 4pm
Saturday 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

Price £650.  

Dexter Room - Sundays and bank holidays
Day Times
Sunday and bank holidays 9am, then on the hour until 5pm

Price £690.  

Oxford Register Office statutory room 

A basic and simple ceremony available for couples in a statutory office within the Oxford Register Office building with two witnesses only

Babies and children cannot be included in addition to the two witnesses.

Day Times
Tuesday 9.30am, 10.15am, 11am, 11.45am

Price £57.

Services and facilities

  • Webcasting facility

Free Wi-Fi

We are pleased to be able to offer free Wi-Fi in the Dexter Room for use during ceremonies.

You can stream your ceremony live from your laptop. Involve distant family /friends in your ceremony via a webcam, and have easy access to the internet.

All equipment, including laptops, must be provided by the user.

Accessibility and access

  • Disabled access is good
  • Public car parks are close by

Getting here


Oxford ceremony rooms
Oxford Register Office
Tidmarsh Lane