Lincoln’s Inn

England, WC2A 3SW, United Kingdom


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The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn London Weddings

Steeped in rich history and brimming with old-world elegance, the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn offers a remarkable setting for your London wedding. Carefully curated wedding packages, exquisite fine dining menus, and impeccable service guarantee a seamless and memorable experience at this historic wedding venue in Central London.

The experienced events team at Lincoln’s Inn takes great pride in producing spectacular weddings with every detail considered. From your very first meeting until the last drink is poured, these dedicated specialists will be there every step of the way to ensure everything runs smoothly for your special day.

The Scene at Lincoln's Inn London

Boasting a tranquil setting amidst eleven acres of beautifully maintained gardens in the heart of Central London, The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn provides a beautiful backdrop to your wedding day. Here, you can celebrate your love surrounded by lush greenery and spectacular ‘old legal London’ architecture.

The historic venues available within the grounds at Lincoln’s Inn provide a number of options for your wedding ceremony and reception, whether you envision a lavish celebration in the Great Hall or an intimate gathering in the Old Hall or Members’ Common Room. No matter which wedding space you choose, you can expect an unforgettable day at this prestigious London venue. 

Opened in 1845 by Queen Victoria, the magnificent Great Hall provides the perfect setting for larger weddings, with its striking elevated ceiling, beautiful stained glass windows, rich wooden panelling, and a vast fresco by the renowned British Painter G.F. Watts. For smaller celebrations, many couples gravitate towards the elegant Old Hall — a lovingly maintained Tudor hall that is often considered one of the finest Tudor buildings in London.

Lincoln's Inn London Wedding Ceremonies

Lincoln’s Inn is a licensed venue for civil ceremonies in multiple venues across the sprawling 11-acre estate. Their elegant ceremony spaces offer a diverse array of distinctive traditional features or contemporary backdrops, with something to suit every couple. For those wishing to hold a church ceremony, the Inn’s Chapel, which dates back to 1623, offers a traditional setting for you to exchange vows.

Lincoln's Inn London Wedding Receptions

From the medieval to the modern, Lincoln’s Inn’s spectacular array of wedding reception spaces has something for everyone. Host a lavish seated banquet in the magnificent Great Hall or enjoy the intimate ambience of the charming Old Hall, with its exquisite fifteenth-century Tudor features. The Inn also offers beautiful smaller venues for a modest wedding reception, including the book-lined Old Court Room and The Members’ Common Room (MCR), complete with an atmospheric vaulted ceiling and private garden terrace.

Wedding Photography Near Lincoln's Inn London

Some of the most popular wedding photography locations near Lincoln’s Inn London are:

  • Somerset House
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • River Thames
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standing Up to 450 Standing
dining Up to 250 Dining
theatre Up to 300 Theatre

Wedding Venue Details

Wedding Services Ceremony & Reception
Ceremony Only
Reception Only
Wedding Ceremony Indoor


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available N/A
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A

Spaces At This Venue

  • Lincoln's Inn London Wedding Venue Old Hall

    The Old Hall

    Considered one of the finest Tudor buildings in London, the Old Hall provides an impressive setting for your next event at Lincoln's Inn. Dating back to 1490, this historic space features original roof timbers, stunning stained glass windows, and Hogarth's painting of "Paul Before Felix".

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    The Great Hall

    Opened by Queen Victoria in 1845, the magnificent Great Hall is steeped in rich history, complete with a Minstrels' Gallery, striking fresco, and a ceiling of beautifully worked oak. This historic Hall transforms into the perfect setting for grand dinners for up to 250 guests or elegant cocktail receptions for up to 450 guests.

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    The Members' Common Room (MCR)

    The sophisticated Members' Common Room (MCR) seamlessly blends contemporary elegance with preserved Victorian architecture, offering a stylish setting for intimate gatherings at Lincoln's Inn. This beautiful space boasts exquisitely restored vaulted ceilings and a private south-facing terrace.

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  • Lincoln's Inn London North Lawn Dry Hire Venue

    North Lawn

    Available for exclusive hire throughout August, the immaculate North Lawn is perfect for hosting cocktail parties, pop-up cinemas, team building days, and elegant marquee celebrations amidst the tranquil surroundings of Lincoln's Inn. With the possibility to put up a marquee or temporary structure on the lawn, you can fully personalise this exclusive and sought after outdoor space in central London.

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Nearby hotels:

  • Club Quarters Lincoln’s Inn Fields
  • Rosewood Holborn
  • Apex Hotels Temple
  • The Hoxton, Holborn

Attractions nearby:

  • Somerset House
  • Covent Garden
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • River Thames

Venue Testimonials

Thank you so much for all your hard work with the wedding. We had the most amazing day and couldn't have done it without your help.

Anna & James

Everyone dreams of the perfect wedding, few are lucky enough to have one, we are the lucky few. You masterminded what we have been repeatedly told since was the most beautiful and amazing wedding. Everyone was incredible, we are so lucky.

Charlotte & Freddie

Lincoln's Inn has beautiful architecture, is well preserved, great historical value. It's worth a guided visit, especially through their library and dining hall.

Lucas A

Frequently Asked Questions

Wedding packages for the Great Hall start at £165 + VAT per person, based on a minimum of 130 guests. Packages for the Old Hall are priced from £147.50 + VAT per person, based on a minimum of 85 guests. Packages for the Members’ Common Room (MCR) start at £169 + VAT per person, based on a minimum of 30 guests.

Capacity limits will vary depending on your chosen event space and are as follows:

  • Great Hall: 450 standing, 250 dinner, 200 dinner dance, 300 theatre, 300 ceremony
  • Old Hall: 200 standing, 120 dinner, 96 dinner dance, 130 theatre, 130 ceremony
  • Old Court Room: 70 standing, 44 dinner, 50 theatre, 50 ceremony, 28 boardroom
  • MCR: 90 standing, 50 dinner
  • The Ashworth Centre Meeting Rooms: 10-60 boardroom, 30-158 standing, 12-60 cabaret, 15-158 reception, 8-45 u shape
  • Lecture Theatre: 158 theatre-style

Weddings at Lincoln’s Inn must end by 12.30am.

Weddings at this historic London venue are elegant and seamless affairs, with every detail taken care of by an experienced team.

Lincoln’s Inn’s convenient Central London location means there are plenty of accommodation options nearby, including: 

  • Club Quarters Lincoln’s Inn Fields
  • Rosewood Holborn
  • Apex Hotels Temple
  • The Hoxton, Holborn

Yes, there is limited free parking available at the venue.

Expect mouthwatering menus curated by an expert in-house culinary team, with an array of options to suit all tastes. 

Yes, your wedding package will include a complimentary menu tasting.


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