Discovery Museum Wedding Guide

Tips on how to plan your wedding day

As a guide we suggest that the venue can be used in the following ways:

We will also work with you to create your bespoke wedding package. 

Full day wedding

Wedding ceremony, drinks reception and wedding breakfast in the Great Hall Room change: Guests move to either Story of the Tyne Gallery or Science MazeEvening reception in the Great Hall. For up to 350 guests. 


Wedding Ceremony and drinks reception in the Science Maze for up to 30 guests followed by your wedding breakfast and evening reception in the Great Hall for up to 350 guests.  

Ceremony and drinks reception

Wedding ceremony in the Great Hall followed by a drinks reception in the Great Hall for up to 350 guests.


Wedding ceremony in the  Science Maze followed by a drinks reception in the Science Maze for up to 30 guests.

Evening only 

Wedding breakfast and evening reception in the Great Hall for up to 350 guests.   

Contact us

To find out more about hiring Discovery Museum please contact us on: 

Telephone: (0191) 277 2303 or email: VenueHire@twmuseums.org.uk and state that you're interested in hiring a space at Discovery Museum.

Your event enquiry will go directly to our catering and events concession Totally Delicious. 


Wedding photograph by Laurence Sweeney Photography.  Wedding dress from Mia Sposa Bridal