The Guildhall, Faversham, Kent

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£300 - £450 for Venue Hire
Up to 50
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The iconic Guildhall stands in the very heart of Faversham, the Market Town of Kings. This stunning and unique building, is symbolic of what is so special about this ancient Market Town in North Kent
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Prices vary according to the day of the week you would like your ceremony to take place.
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Town Hall
Registry Office
Dining Capacity
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
04:00 PM

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
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Grade I/II Listed Building
Exclusive Use
Disabled Access
Full Description
Located in the Market Place, it was originally built as a market hall in 1574 by the people of the town and the nearby parishes. The ground floor with its timber arcades and octagonal columns bulging out at the bottom has been used by market traders for more than 500 years. Now couples looking for something a little special and niche for their wedding day, can become a part of this historic building’s history. The Guildhall is now a licenced venue for civil marriages and partnerships to take place in the Council Chamber, providing a historic backdrop steeped in history for your special day. The room can accommodate up to 50 guests, including the wedding couple, and we can supply a list of local wedding hire suppliers and florists whose services can further enhance the decor of this very unique venue. The Guildhall is situated in the town centre of Faversham in a semi pedestrianised area, with the Council Chamber situated up a short flight of stairs on the first floor. Facilities include: Separate room for couple to meet the Registrar Disabled lift Disabled toilet Local pay and display car parks close by WiFi and Bluetooth enabled Bose Wave SoundTouch system for music streaming from your device

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Adrienne Begent
Our iconic and historical Guildhall stands central in Market Place, Faversham - the market town of kings. Our venue is ideally suited to the smaller wedding party looking for something different. Our venue is available 7 days a week, you can even have your wedding on a market day in Faversham amidst the hustle and bustle of our thriving market town.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
Less than 10
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Location & Contact Details


Market Place, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7AE, England

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Nearest Motorway & Junction

M2, Brenley Corner Roundabout

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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Local Faversham residents Emma and Gianni was our first wedding of the year, the weather was gorgeous and following the ceremony our couple walked through the town's Saturday market to a rapturous reception from the traders and visitors alike on their way to their Wedding Breakfast.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Keep your sense of humour.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

An empty chair for the Bride's Father who passed away a few months' before.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Historic, Iconic, Niche, Different and Unique

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Beneath the Guildhall by the wooden pillars.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?


What is your venue's most unique feature?

The ground floor open arcade form of wooded pillars.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Built in 1547 the Guildhall is steeped in history.