When you are looking for a stunning backdrop to your wedding celebrations, Missenden Abbey never fails to impress; set amidst 10 acres of private grounds, this 12th century medieval abbey perfectly blends history with today's contemporary wedding celebrations.
Stepping into the Abbey, there is an air of calm, the building oozes warmth, character and charm welcoming your guests to the start of your wedding celebratons.
You may choose to marry at Missenden Abbey in the Library or Garden Room, both licensed for civil weddings and partnerships. Alternatively, marry at one of the local churches, before travelling over to Missenden Abbey to celebrate with family and friends.....the choice is yours.
With 10 acres of stunning gardens and grounds, springtime weddings enjoy the daffodils, tulips and the gardens waking up from winter, summertime weddings enjoy gardens bursting with bright summer colours, whilst those who choose an autumnal wedding can be assured of vibrant bronzes, russets and golds of the leaves of the trees and winter weddings....there is always the chance of a flurry of snow. What we can guarantee here at Missenden Abbey is whichever season you choose to wed; the photographic backdrop of the Abbey and grounds provide unique memories for years to come.
Wedding celebrations begin with Champagne and canapés before heading into one of our dining rooms with vaulted ceilings and stained glass windows, all setting the scene for a great wedding breatkast. Our kitchen team pride themselves in producing seasonal menus utilising the abundance of locally sourced produce and our Chef will happily meet with the wedding couple in the planning stages to discuss your menu choices.
Once the formalities of speeches and toasts are complete, guests are invited to retire from the dining rooms to reset for your evening celebrations with your choice of either a live band or disco.
With 10 acres of grounds, it is possible to host your wedding celebratoins in our marquee and we can recommend a wedding venue dresser to discuss how your would like to bespoke your wedding style and colours for a truly unique event.
Choosing to celebrate your marriage at Missenden Abbey you have the comfort of a wedding coordinator throughout the planning stages to assist you, a front of house team to welcome your guests and ensure that every little details is taken care of throughout your wedding day, leaving you to revel in your wedding celebrations with family and friends.
Memorable weddings happen at Missenden Abbey - let us be your wedding venue partner for an unforgettable day.