Hoghton Tower offers majestic and inspirational surroundings and is available for exclusive use to celebrate your special day. Re-created in 1565 by Thomas Hoghton, this ancient, fortified, hilltop manor house occupies a commanding position, 650ft above sea level. The Tower lies mid-way between Preston and Blackburn, with magnificent views of Lancashire, the Lake District and North Wales. Hoghton Tower is the only true baronial hall in Lancashire.
Imagine a 16th Century Manor House high on a hill, visited by King James I, William Shakespeare and Charles Dickens. Imagine joining that illustrious company by taking your first steps forward into marriage and history.
From the moment your wedding car pulls into the impressive driveway, both yourselves and your guests will be mesmerised by the beauty of the Hoghton Tower estate & gardens.
The magnificent Banqueting Hall, where King James I knighted the loin of beef ‘Sir Loin’, is perfect for your Civil Ceremony and Wedding Breakfast. By day, the room glows with natural light through 4,000 panes of glass. By night, an open fire build a truly unforgettable experience.
The Inner Courtyard offers a tranquil setting for a musical quartet and drinks reception.
The King’s Hall is transformed into an elegant bar and coffee is served in a comfortable Smoking Room with stunning stone fireplace and club fender surround.
Hoghton Tower’s walled gardens are any photographer’s dream.
Hoghton Tower is quite simply unique.
For more information about holding Your Wedding at Hoghton Tower, please fill in the enquiry form below or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
To arrange a private viewing, please call us on 01254 852 986.
What our couples said:
The day was indescribable. Actually was one of the best days of our lives. Nearly every guest said Hoghton tower was the finest and most unique venue they have ever seen, and they, like us, have been to countless weddings all over the country, and Europe in our case. The team ran the day brilliantly, with pinpoint precision and never too obtrusive. That was also commented on by our guests. From my and my wife's perspective you massively helped to make it the day it was, both with all your patient help during the several months of preparation for the wedding, and the day itself. And for that we thank you very much.
Nikhil & Vicky - June 2016
The venue is just outstanding but you made it so special. You calmed Ian and I down when we got flustered and you re-arranged everything perfectly as the weather was terrible. I can not thank the team enough for making our wedding the best day of our lives
Ian & Kate - June 2016
From the bottom of our hearts...thank you. We had the most magical day and one we will remember for the rest of our lives. We were overwhelmed with people's kindness and generosity. Thank you so much for giving us the wedding of dreams.
Harriett & Scott - May 2019
We just wanted to say a huge thank you for helping to make our wedding the most amazing day ever! We really appreciated the support and attention to detail you provided at the run up to,and at the wedding day itself. The Tower was the perfect setting for our magical day!
Bradley & Victoria Cliff - February 2019
Thank you so much for everything you did for us in the run up to, and on our wedding day. The whole day was everything we could have dreamed for. Thank you for helping and managing the smooth running of the day - we really appreciate it.
Nicola & Jack - May 2019