Wakefield Town Hall

Wakefield Town Hall is situated in the heart of the Civic Quarter, known for its rich history and Victorian charm. As a Grade I listed building, it exudes elegance and character. Recently renovated, the Town Hall has become a wonderful venue for corporate events and private functions.

Wakefield Town Hall event space with lavish seating set up for an event

The beautifully designed rooms with ornate features provide a unique and unmatched sense of occasion.

For more information about wedding ceremonies at Wakefield Town Hall, see our Wedding Ceremonies at Wakefield Town Hall here.

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Weddings and Private Functions

Experience the full day at Wakefield Town Hall. Starting with a ceremony in the Lofthouse Suite, followed by a drink’s reception in the Old Court Room.
Enjoy a fully catered wedding breakfast and evening party in the Kingswood Suite.

We offer wedding and party catering packages. These include arrival drinks, buffets, entertainment, and customizable venue decorations.
To learn more, check out our wedding brochure in the 'Related documents' section on this page.

The venue has a licensed bar which is open late.

Room hire

The Town Hall offers a range of state rooms suitable for hosting a variety of events, such as:

  • large / small conferences
  • exhibitions
  • team away days
  • award ceremonies
  • corporate dinners

Our on-site events team will be on hand to meet and greet delegates and assist with any technical issues.

The on-site catering team offers an extensive range of buffets and refreshments perfect for any event.

Rooms and capacities

Old Court Room Kingswood Suite Old Restaurant Chimes
1st Floor -
186 capacity
Theatre style
1st Floor -
120 capacity
Theatre style
3rd Floor -
100 capacity
3rd Floor -
30 capacity
Theatre style


Facilities and services

  • Rooms and capacities
  • Services, facilities and equipment
  • Old Court Room
  • 1st floor, 186 capacity - theatre style
  • Kingswood Suite
  • 1st floor, 120 capacity - theatre style​
  • Old Restaurant
  • 3rd floor, 100 capacity​​
  • ​Chimes
  • 3rd floor, 30 capacity - theatre style
  • Dedicated Events Co-ordinator
  • Hospitality services
  • Natural daylight in all rooms
  • Excellent on-site catering services
  • Hearing loop
  • Flip chart and pens
  • Interactive Smart Screen
  • Licensed bar
  • PA system and microphones (fees may apply)
  • Table linen (fees may apply)
  • Stage
  • Wi-fi​

Where ​​​w​e are

  • Location:

    Wakefield Town Hall
    Wood Street
    WF1 2HQ

    The Town Hall is an ideal location having excellent transport links close the M1 and M62 motorways. Wakefield Westgate train station is a 2-minute walk away along with Wakefield Bus Station.

    The Town Hall is surrounded by city centre car parking.​

Contact Us

Wakefield Town Hall Wood Street Wakefield WF1 2HQ

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