Butchers Row, Barnstaple. EX31 1BW
Enter through the gated archway in Butchers Row and discover the wealth of treasures inside this historic building, centre to Barnstaple's history.
The guided tour includes a visit to the main Chamber, previously the Town's Court Room. Recently restored portraits of Councillors from days gone by cover the walls, while above the main bench are portraits of Barnstaple's great benefactor William Rock, and the Barnstaple born poet and playwright John Gay.
Next door the Dodderidge Room contains the Town Plate, and among the treasures on show here are the Mayor's ceremonial chain, together with the chains of the Master Butchers and Bakers of Barnstaple.
Below - The Mayor's Parlour
Below - Staircase up to the Main Chamber. Lift access is also available.
(Please let us know if you are hiring the Guildhall and need to use the lift)
The collection of paintings at the Guildhall can now be viewed online at the "Your Paintings" website.
Your Paintings is a joint initiative between the BBC, the Public Catalogue Foundation (a registered charity) and participating collections and museums from across the UK.
Weddings at the Guildhall
We wish to extend you a warm welcome to the magnificent grade II listed Barnstaple Guildhall. Every wedding has a unique and special story and we will endeavour to help make your wedding day special.
We understand that choosing your wedding venue is a very important decision, so we encourage you to get in touch to book a viewing of our beautiful Guildhall.
From 1st April 2016 £150.00 +VAT
From 1st April 2017 £200.00 + VAT
After 6.00pm £150.00 + VAT
Sundays £150.00 + VAT
Additional visits £10.00 per visit
A payment of £50 + VAT will secure your booking, the remainder will be invoiced a month before the wedding. For more information please contact us on 01271 373311 or email: email@example.com
The Barnstaple Guildhall is available for hire.
Hire Charge: £30.00 per hour (charity concessions available).
Extra charge may apply – ask for details.
For information contact us on 01271 373311, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Office hours - Monday to Friday 9.30am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 4.30pm.
Enjoy a tour of Barnstaple Guildhall, any time of the day or night, and without having to leave your house!
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