Here are just a few of those daunting questions you need answers to when delving into the realms of planning your Wedding Day. If you can’t see your question answered here, then please do not hesitate to get in touch with the team!


Is The Renaissance at Kelham Hall Licensed for civil ceremonies?

Yes, The Renaissance at Kelham Hall is licensed for civil ceremonies. We have 9 areas that are licensed for ceremonies, offering our couples the freedom to select the space that best suits them. The licensed areas available include the Lady Chapel, Dining Room, Music Hall, Drawing Room, Library, Carriage Court, Great Hall, Marquee, and Parterre.

Who is the Local Registrar for your Civil Ceremony or Partnership?

The local registrar for your Civil Ceremony or Partnership at the Renaissance at Kelham Hall is Newark & Sherwood District Council. It is important that your desired date is available with the venue before booking and finalising your registrar.

Are there any churches near by?

The closest church to The Renaissance at Kelham Hall is St. Wilfrid’s Church, situated on the hall grounds. To enquire about having your ceremony within the church, please contact the church warden directly.

Does The Renaissance at Kelham Hall Provide a Wedding Planning service?

When you book your wedding with us, you will be assigned a dedicated wedding coordinator. This experienced professional will assist you throughout the entire wedding planning process and will be present on your big day to ensure everything runs smoothly and bring your dream wedding to life.

Does The Renaissance at Kelham Hall accept cash?

We are now a cashless venue meaning we will only accept card payments at our bars.

Visiting the Renaissance at Kelham Hall

Do I need to make an appointment to visit the Hall?

Yes, The Renaissance at Kelham Hall is a private estate, and all visitors must make an appointment with one of our friendly events team members before visiting.

Are dogs allowed?

Dogs are welcome to a select number of our public events, and must remain on the lead at all times.

Is the Hall open to the public?

The hall is only open to the public as part of the guided tours on selected days. Please contact a member of our Events Team to book an appointment.

Is there parking & how much is it?

We have a large car park which is free for customers.