Your perfect day deserves the perfect location. So where better to have your wedding than The Priory at Cartmel. William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke founded The Priory in 1189 . The Saving of the Priory at the time of the Dissolution of the Monasteries in the early 1530s was fortunate. This was Due to William Marshall the granting an altar in one of the Priory’s chapels . The villagers protested that the Priory was in fact their parish church, and so it remains.
Congratulations! We’re delighted to hear you’re about to get married . and is there a better place to celebrate your love than in the incredible surroundings of the Priory.
Cartmel Priory is a unique wedding venue . Located among acres of picturesque English countryside in the heart of Cumbria . This unforgettable location combines a fascinating history with stunning panoramic views . Add in the impressive grounds and you have a wedding experience like no other .
You’re welcome to marry or to receive a blessing in the Priory whatever your beliefs. even if you are not a church regular.
It may also be possible to marry here even if you don’t live in the immediate area, just get in touch with us for a chat.
A team of dedicated clergy. administration staff and volunteers run Cartmel Priory . A lot goes into maintaining and running a medieval priory. all the work behind the scenes is what ensures your experience is the very best when you visit. .
Vicar Nick Devenish runs The Priory . assisted by a team of elected representatives . and don’t forget to come and say hello on your next visit to the church