St Fagans National History Museum specialises in keeping and creating memories. We will help to make your wedding day truly memorable, for you, your family and friends.

We are conveniently located within a stone's throw of several hotels and B&Bs and enjoy excellent transport links.

Civil wedding ceremonies are licensed in two locations at the Museum:

  • the beautiful Elizabethan St Fagans Castle
  • the magnificent Oakdale Institute

See the links below for information on:

With its elegant formal gardens, woodland walks and historic buildings, the Museum is truly one of the most romantic and unique wedding settings in Wales.

Since it opened in 1948, St Fagans has become one of the world's best open-air museums. Over 40 original historic buildings have been moved here to show you how the people of Wales have lived, worked, played and worshipped through the ages.


Catering is provided in-house exclusively by specialist arts and heritage sector caterer, Elior.

This experienced team provides inspirational menus and impeccable service. All food is prepared on-site using the freshest, locally sourced and seasonal ingredients wherever possible.

For further information please download our weddings brochure and menu below, or contact us to make an appointment to view the venue with a member of our Weddings team.

Photographs by:

Aled Garfield |
Martin Ellard |
Michael Dearden |
Haywood Jones |

"Fantastic venue, great food, great staff, great memories. A day we'll never forget."
Nick Daniels, Father of the Bride.

St Fagans National History Museum
St Fagans

Tel: (029) 2057 3500
Fax: (029) 2057 3490

  • National Museum Cardiff

    National Museum Cardiff

    Discover art, natural history and geology. With a busy programme of exhibitions and events, we have something to amaze everyone, whatever your interest – and admission is free!

  • St Fagans National History Museum

    St Fagans

    St Fagans is one of Europe's foremost open-air museums and Wales's most popular heritage attraction.

  • Big Pit National Coal Museum

    Big Pit

    Big Pit is a real coal mine and one of Britain's leading mining museums. With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, Big Pit is an exciting and informative day out.

  • National Wool Museum

    National Wool Museum

    Located in the historic former Cambrian Mills, the Museum is a special place with a spellbinding story to tell.

  • National Roman Legion Museum

    National Roman Legion Museum

    In AD 75, the Romans built a fortress at Caerleon that would guard the region for over 200 years. Today at the National Roman Legion Museum you can learn what made the Romans a formidable force and how life wouldn't be the same without them.

  • National Slate Museum

    National Slate Museum

    The National Slate Museum offers a day full of enjoyment and education in a dramatically beautiful landscape on the shores of Llyn Padarn.

  • National Waterfront Museum

    National Waterfront Museum

    The National Waterfront Museum at Swansea tells the story of industry and innovation in Wales, now and over the last 300 years.

  • Rhagor: Explore our collections

    Rhagor (Welsh for ‘more’) offers unprecedented access to the amazing stories that lie behind our collections.