Wedding Receptions in the Guildhall

There is choice of two Wedding Reception Halls with full catering and bar facilities.

The oak panelled Jury Room built in 1912 can accommodate 85 to 100 Guests and is an ideal location for smaller receptions.

Jury Room Reception

The Main Hall added to the Guildhall in 1973, can accommodate 190 to 200 Guests, ideal for larger receptions.

Main Hall Reception

Function Room Facilities

Main Hall Stage

  • Retractable stage in Main Hall for musicians and entertainment
  • Lift available to all reception rooms
  • There are 200 chairs and associated 6ft by 4ft and 4ft by 2ft tables
  • Sound control in Jury Room and Main Hall to control volume of music

Kitchen & Facilities

Guildhall Kitchen

The commercial kitchen and facilities can be made ready for your own caterers. Facilities include:

  • New large gas catering cooker (suitable for up to 200 people)
  • 3 fridges plus small freezer
  • People usually wish to hire their own crockery but there are 200 cups, saucers and side plates available, if required.

Bar Area

Guildhall Bar

The bar area, plus bar & fridges adjacent to the function rooms, is available for your own chosen licensee.

You can also provide your own drinks as the Guildhall also has a premises licence.

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Wedding Reception in Main Hall

Provide your own Bar

Dressed table in Main Hall


Town Clerk

The Guildhall

Cattle Market


Kent, CT13 9AH

Tel: 01304 617197