NORFOLK Museums Service
The Castle Keep

Venue hire at Norwich Castle

Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery sits atop the country’s largest castle mound, offering fine views over a fine city.

The Norman keep, built over 900 years ago as a royal palace, remains today as an iconic symbol of Norfolk.

The adjoining galleries are home to fascinating collections including natural history, archaeology, fine art, decorative art and more.

Events and spaces

At Norwich Castle we’re able to accommodate a versatile range of events during the day or the evening, including receptions, presentations, conferences, meetings, training days and seminars.

Spaces available for hire include the Castle Keep, Victorian Courtroom and Town Close Auditorium.

Make your time with us even more special by treating your guests to a private view of the latest exhibition, a tour of the magnificent keep and museum galleries, or the opportunity to handle some real museum objects.

To view rates, catering options and FAQs, download our venue hire guide.

If you have any questions, call us on 01603 493625 or email us.

Marriage Registration in Benefactor’s Room

Norwich Castle is one of the city's most famous landmarks and you can now say ‘I Do’ in our Benefactor’s Room. Whilst Norwich Castle is a public building, the Benefactors Room allows for your ceremony to be completely private.

Find all the information on ceremonies in our Benefactor’s Room here

Film hire

Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery offers many unique spaces suitable for documentary, drama and venue filming. These special locations include dungeons, battlements, a Victorian Courtroom, traditional galleries and even a tunnel deep beneath the Castle mound!

To find out more about filming prices and availability, call us on 01603 493625 or email us.

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The watercolour gallery is amazing, the colours are so fresh. For someone living in Manchester I did not realise what an extensive collection of pictures you have.