Unique Wedding Venue in South London

Couples looking for a unique wedding venue in South London will find an array of beautiful spaces within our authentic Town Hall building. Filled with history and creative flair, we are an ideal venues for couples wanting to tie the knot somewhere a little different.
We offer a personal approach when it comes to planning your wedding. Our experienced team are on hand to help manage your big day from start to finish. Our in-house caterers pride themselves on creating lovingly prepared menus to fit with the vision and feel of your special day.

The Ceremony

Our Grand Hall, Octagonal Hall, Council Chamber and members' Library are all licensed for civil weddings and ceremonies and the range of spaces on offer for this special moment are what make Battersea Arts Centre such a dream wedding venue.
The Foyer at the heart of the building is also popular for couples wanting an unusual wedding venue where they can get married on the beautiful marble staircase before their reception in the Council Chamber or Grand Hall. Please note the Foyer is only available on Sundays.

Ceremony Capacities

Grand Hall - 300 seated
Octagonal Hall - 50 seated or 85 standing
Council Chamber - 156 seated ceremony
Members Library - 40 or 60 standing ceremony
Foyer - 118 seated ceremony (Sundays only)
Please note we do not offer ceremony-only venue hire.

The Reception

Both our Grand Hall and our Council Chamber offer something unique as wedding venues in South London. Either hold your wedding ceremony offsite or get married in one of our beautiful spaces, before arriving in style at your destination reception.
Both spaces come as a package including adjacent rooms which allow couples to be creative with where they dance, drink and dine.
Wedding catering is looked after in-house by our professional and personable catering staff led by Head Chef, Nigel James. The team is always happy to work with couples to provide a menu that suits their aesthetic, their taste and their guests.
We love to work with couples to make their individual day truly unique so if you are looking for a wedding venue that is both creative and caring, Battersea Arts Centre is the one for you.

Reception Capacities:

Grand Hall - up to 300 seated and 600 for a standing reception
Council Chamber - up to 132 seated and 200 for a standing reception
Council Chamber and Members Library - up to 180 seated and 260 for a standing reception

Wedding Whispers

‘We had a fantastic experience from start to finish. The Grand Hall was very atmospheric - a truly unique place to get married in. The venue management and team were flexible, accommodating and efficient. The food was delicious and we had an amazing day. Thank you!’Cecilia and Tom, Feb 2019

‘Battersea Arts Centre created the most magical wedding day for us and we couldn't have asked for more!’Frances and Emilio, Sept 2018

‘Battersea Arts Centre were fantastic! Our wedding was a complete success and Battersea Arts Centre were really organised, flexible, responsive throughout the whole process, and also gave us some great ideas. Every guest has commented on the venue and, in particular, the delicious menu. Couldn’t recommend enough’Lucy and James, Jul 2018


Nothing beats seeing a venue first-hand, so if your wedding venue search has begun then please get in touch with us today to arrange a viewing with a member of our events team.



Or call our events team on 020 7326 8250