Memorable weddings demand extraordinary locations and Blackfriars Priory makes your special day exceptional. An enchanting priory in the centre of the historical city of Gloucester, captivating architecture steeped in history, will truly delight you and your guests. The perfect backdrop for your photos and videos, all combined with delicious award-winning food and drink, delivered with impeccable and considered service.
We can assist you in making your special day perfect, from the ceremony, to the wedding breakfast, through to evening reception. Blackfriars Priory truly is a magical setting. We offer exclusive use, so you will have the entire private venue to yourselves for the day.
The North Range
With high ceilings, exposed 13th century beams and a fully glazed wall overlooking the ancient ruin, the North Range exudes grandeur. It is perfect for couples looking for a ceremony with an impact.
The North Range ceremony only package is for up to 80 guests, however up to 230 can be seated in this magnificent space.
The Upper East Range
The Upper East Range is our most intimate space, ideal for small ceremonies of up to 60 guests. The room features an original 13th century scissor braced roof, rare detailing in the stonework of the downstairs fireplace and the remains of a clay oven.
A unique and atmospheric space, the East Range is perfect for couples who would like to celebrate with their closest friends and family.