The Special Day

Our 17th century Grade II red star listed building, idyllic gardens and magnificent location opposite Ripon Cathedral makes The Old Deanery one of the most beautiful wedding venues in North Yorkshire.

Open up the doors of the Cathedral Dining Room and Dean’s Dining Room to create an elegant space seating up to 80 guests, or for smaller weddings enjoy the Garden Room for up to 20 guests. All of which are licensed to hold ceremonies, along with our bar/lounge and airy Sanctuary room.

You’ll be surprised just how flexible we can be. Best way to see if we’re right for you? Come in and see us, we are open every day and would love to meet you!

Discover our mid-week and weekend wedding packages.
Bespoke packages available, for every and any requirement.

Your own wedding coordinator

Meet Keri Graham, here to tailor your wedding day to be exactly as you dreamt it would be

When we say exclusively yours, we mean it

From the front gate to the bottom of the gardens, and everything in between! Just you, your guests and our friendly staff

Decorate how you wish

Leave the paint on the walls and we don’t mind what you do! Hang pictures, light up the garden or dress the staircase – it’s your day, do what you wish

Design your menu

Meet the chef and tailor a bespoke menu, just for you. Discover our Set Wedding Menu, Choice Wedding Menu & Canapé Menu.

The people we love

See our recommended wedding suppliers – Local, reliable, perfect for your special day

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