Venue hire

Wedding & Reception

Wedding on HMS Warrior 1860

Few venues can really call themselves ‘unique’, ‘different’ and ‘exceptionally special’; but HMS Warrior 1860 is proud to say that she is all three, and more. Once pride of Victoria’s fleet the ship now offers all the trappings of a 21st century wedding within an incredible, authentic piece of living history.

  • Ceremonies for up to 100 guests using Captain's Cabin or Half Deck
  • Exclusive receptions for 20 - 288 sit down
  • Unrivalled photographic opportunities
  • Dedicated and experienced events team

Evening reception at Boathouse 4

Located in  the heart of The Dockyard and just a stone’s throw away from the train station, our brand new Midships Cookhouse seating 120 guests is now open. With beautiful views out across the harbour of HMS Warrior and The Spinnaker Tower one side and a glass wall overlooking the boat building below, it’s an amazing space to enjoy some award winning food and relax watching the boats.

  • Up to 120 guests for a seated dinner
  • Up to 200 guests for a private function

Wedding at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum

The museum at Gosport is licensed to hold your ceremony onboard the historic submarine HMS Alliance with views stunning across the harbour. Alternatively the futuristic John Fieldhouse building is shaped like a submarine with panoramic harbour views and a modern spacious interior.

  • Can accommodate up to 200 guests
  • Guests can arrive in style by water
  • HMS Alliance or John Fieldhouse building
  • A choice of caterers or book your own

Wedding at Boathouse No. 7

The beautifully restored Boathouse No 7 is the perfect venue for a special evening reception for your wedding. We understand how important it is to spend time to understand exactly what it is you want to create the perfect day.

  • Up to 350 guests
  • Event Manager supplied
  • On-site catering from Ampersand
  • Licensed bar

Wedding at Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower

The Grand Magazine is a truly unique venue for any wedding day. This magnificent Grade 1 listed building, built in 1771 as a gunpowder store for the Royal Navy, sits within a beautiful historic site rich in character and history, a perfect setting for a wedding and reception.

  • Stunning views from the camber basin
  • Ideal backdrop for beautiful photographs
  • Grade1 listed building built in 1771
  • History rich and full of character