Bride on the staircase

With beautiful rooms, elegant grounds, and a World-class collection of art all around you, The Bowes Museum is a unique and breathtaking setting for your wedding.Celebrate in timeless opulence, with sumptuous food and hospitality and enjoy a truly spectacular experience and truly stunning wedding photography. We welcome couples who would like to celebrate all, or any part of their day at the Museum, being fully licensed for civil ceremonies, wedding breakfasts and evening receptions.


We only ever hold one wedding per day to ensure that you receive a unique service, and your guests are welcome to explore the Museum throughout the day.Our dedicated wedding co-ordinator, Rosie, will help you create your perfect day. 


For more information please follow the links below.


 Delicious Food and Drinks

 Beautiful Spaces

 Weddings at The Bowes Museum- a Guide


To see how the Museum is transformed for weddings and to appreciate just how beautiful a wedding setting the Teesdale area is, please visit Barnaby Aldrick's excellent blog.


Please contact our experienced wedding co-ordinator, Rosie on 01833 694615  or  weddings@thebowesmuseum.org.uk to arrange for you and your loved ones to see our beautiful wedding rooms and talk about your day at a time convenient time for you.



"We had the most perfect day from start to finish and The Bowes Museum was the best decision we made.  We will not hesitate to recommend the Museum and its team"
Julie, bride 

"From the very beginning of the process, the team was brilliant and made it all so easy and enjoyable, and were fabulous on the day. It was a wonderful day."
Caroline, bride