Hire York Mansion House


York Mansion House has been at the heart of city society for almost 300 years, and the spirit of decadent celebration still thrives. From intimate weddings and family celebrations, to extravagant banquets and unique afternoon teas, this remarkable building provides a beautiful backdrop for any occasion.

With the Mansion House, you are in charge. By providing venue hire only, we allow you freedom to choose your own suppliers, and – uniquely in York – select a caterer that can provide exactly what you envision. Each event is treated as the distinct occasion that it is, so please get in touch so we can show you the space, and bring your next event to life.

Not sure where to start? Download our hire brochure.



Your wedding should celebrate your days to come, and be as unique as you are. At York Mansion House you have exclusive hire of the whole building, giving you space to make your mark on our beautiful rooms and decadent halls for celebrations of up to 100 people. As venue hire only, you are free to choose your own caterers and suppliers, and bring your vision to life.

Fully licensed for civil ceremonies, why not utilise the house from top to bottom and host your beautiful ceremony in one of our spectacular spaces?

Find out more, download our Wedding Brochure, or speak to us about late availability and bookings.



Working closely with York Register Office. we are home to the most beautiful and unique backdrops for civil ceremonies. From the grand State Room to the intimate Dining Room, take your pick of some of the most spectacular spaces in York for your ceremony, starting your new chapter together in the very heart of York.

We know how important it is for you to have the day you’ve always dreamed of, which is why we have invite you to take advantage of our ceremony offer – two hours of exclusive hire, giving you time to take incredible photographs, mingle with your guests, and enjoy a toast together.

Already legally married but yet to celebrate with your family and friends? Why not use a celebrant to renew your vows?

 Find out more about hosting your ceremony with us.




Feasting and frivolity is what we do best, and we are delighted to invite you to host your next unique dining experience with us.

With the flexibility to cater from two to 80 guests, this beautiful home is sure to create an unforgettable occasion. Over many years of hosting Mayoral events and wonderful celebrations, we have built excellent relationships with local caterers, all of whom know and understand the house, and the standards we expect. From decadent banquets to intimate afternoon teas, you have the freedom to choose, and make your guests feel right at home.

Find out more, download our Private Dining brochure or contact us to find out what we can do.