Update:

We are closed for the rest of the winter season, and will open again on 9 March with our new special exhibition and an exciting programme of events. Come back soon to see our beautiful spring gardens and inspiring museum collections, and to attend seasonal trails, outdoor theatre, music, talks and much more.

Our spaces

Cupola + Manor House

 

We have a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces which can be hired separately or in conjunction to create your perfect event. All our venue hire rates include high-speed WiFi access, gardens admission for all guests, a dedicated point of contact and cleaning services. Our indoor venues include basic AV equipment and we have power and water points located around site to service our lawn areas. Garden lighting and gazebos can be arranged for a small additional fee.

 

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Take a look at the spaces to hire around our site

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Stables

This Grade-II listed building boasts original beams and Bath Stone walls. The Stables has been fully restored into a versatile event space with plenty of natural daylight and modern AV equipment.

Capacity:
Reception: 120 people
Theatre style: 120 people
Banquet rounds: 110 people

 

 

 

Coach House

Located opposite the Stables, this gorgeous listed building can be hired as a unique stand-alone events space or as a handy breakout room alongside the Stables.  The Coach House comprises the Seminar Room, most typically used for events, and a smaller Workshop space.

Capacity (Seminar Room):
Reception: 105 people
Theatre style: 36 people
Banquet rounds: 70 people
Trestle dining: 50 people

 

South Lawn

Marquees for private events or wedding receptions can be accommodated on the South Lawn. Set against the backdrop of the Manor House, with magnificent views across the gardens and Limpley Stoke Valley, event spaces don’t come any more picturesque than this.

The lawn can accommodate a marquee with maximum dimensions of 12m x20m, suggested maximum capacities as follows:
Seated: 240 people
Standing: 480 people

Please note marquees must be hired separately and are not included in the venue hire price.

 

Amphitheatre

Our gorgeous grass amphitheatre is an ideal space for private performances or dreamy open-air wedding ceremonies.

Capacity:
Seated on chairs: 250 people
Ground seating/picnic rugs: 300 people

 

 

 

 

 

Mount Vernon Lawn

A stunning and secluded spot for networking, drinks receptions or al-fresco wedding ceremonies, located in close proximity to our Stables and Coach House.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Central Hall

At the heart of Georgian Claverton Manor, Central Hall is an intimate heritage space with beautiful features, including a sweeping staircase and stunning skylight. This is a lovely choice for a small ceremony.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Airlie Boardroom

The Airlie Boardroom is located on the top floor of Claverton Manor, with panoramic views across our landscaped gardens. The space comes equipped with a presentation screen and is suitable for small meetings and intimate dinners.

Capacity:
12 people

 

 

 

 

John Judkyn Room

A cosy lounge area, often hired in conjunction with the Airlie Boardroom to serve as a refreshments or networking space. The suite can also be hired independently for informal gatherings or intimate wedding ceremonies.

Capacity:
Lounge seating: 18 people