Ceremonies in Brighton Town Hall

Brighton Town Hall brochure (PDF 2.50MB)

Brighton Town Hall was built in 1830-32 and is a Grade 1 listed building. It has giant fluted Ionic columns that form porticoes. Inside there are three beautiful ceremony rooms to choose from - the Council Chamber, the Regency Room, the Fitzherbert Room.

The Regency Room

The Regency Room is where most of our ceremonies take place. It is tastefully decorated with heritage colours, antique furniture and crystal chandeliers. The Regency Room holds up to 50 guests (34 seated). A web streaming service is available in this room for a fee.

Ceremonies are held in the Regency Room by appointment from:

  • Monday to Saturday at 9.45am, 10.30am, 11.15am, 12 noon, 12.45pm, 1.30pm, 2.15pm, 3.00pm, 3.45pm and 4.30pm.
  • Sundays by special arrangement


The Fitzherbert Room

The Fitzherbert Room is next to the Regency Room. It is for couples who would like a more intimate ceremony and has room for 8 guests.

Ceremonies are held in the Fitzherbert Room by appointment:

  • Monday to Thursdays at 9.45am, 10.30am, 11.15am, 2.15pm, 3pm and 3.45pm


The council chamber

Our largest room is located on the second floor of the town hall. The council chamber has room for 120 guests.

This can be booked by appointment only.


Old Police Cells Museum

For a more unusual wedding venue, you can use the old police cells in the basement of Brighton Town Hall. They have room for 30 guests.

Contact the Old Police Cells Museum to check availability: 01273 565806




Virtual tour of Brighton Town Hall

You can use Google Streetview to explore the rest of the building.

You can start from:

Arranging ceremonies

Contact the register office for more information about booking these wedding venues: 01273 292016 option 2

Other useful information when planning your ceremony in Brighton & Hove: