Your Wedding

Each wedding at The Petersham is truly unique and we will ensure that your day is truly magical. Take a look below for some inspiration...

Your perfect intimate wedding

Perched on the side of Richmond Hill, The Petersham is a small and intimate wedding venue overlooking one of the most beautiful and picturesque stretches of the River Thames and neighbouring meadows. It’s unique vista and classic style makes it a truly magical place to spend your very special day. 
The experienced Petersham team are on hand to help plan your perfect day, ensuring your wedding is tailored to your exact specifications. Relax in the knowledge that your day will be truly unique, leaving you to enjoy your perfect day with your closest family and friends.
For inspiration on planning your special day at The Petersham, please see below a classic itinerary of a wedding day at The Petersham.

A wedding at The Petersham

The Wedding Tasting

Plan ahead for your dream wedding with a complimentary wedding breakfast tasting for two in The Petersham Restaurant, overlooking stunning panoramic views of the River Thames and the Petersham Meadows. Choose from three delicious courses from the wedding breakfast menu and sample fine wines to be served on the big day.

What is included:

  • Three-course wedding breakfast for two, wine tasting, personalised menus

The Ceremony

With its private terrace and views stretching out across the Petersham meadow to the Thames, the River Room provides a stunning setting for your wonderful wedding ceremony with up to thirty-six of your closest friends and family. Then, enjoy Champagne and canapés on the private terrace overlooking Petersham Meadows towards Ham House.

The Wedding Breakfast

Treasure your first moments of married life with your wedding breakfast in the bright and airy Terrace Room, shared with thirty of your closest friends and family. Exquisite food and service make for an unforgettable dining experience.


Take advantage of The Petersham's exquisite Victorian architecture and capture some fantastic memories inside and outside the venue. The magnificent Portland stone staircase, reported to be the tallest unsupported stone staircase in the country, makes for the perfect backdrop for stunning photos.

Party in Style

Extend your celebrations into the evening and celebrate with up to fifty-five evening guests in our unique working wine cellars which will be transformed into a disco with lights, dance floor and bar. Dance the night away until 12am.

What is included:

    • DJ, finger buffet and room hire of The Cellars.


Staying Overnight

Our classically designed bedrooms make the perfect place for you and your guests to retreat following a day full of celebrations. From the luxurious and spacious Penthouse Suite, to the beautiful river view rooms, no two are the same.

'A big thank you to all the staff at The Petersham for helping make our wedding day so amazing. We all had a fabulous day. The staff were all great and everyone loved the food. Everything went perfectly.'

Melissa & JP, March 2018

Wedding enquiries

Get in touch with the wedding team

Whether you want to check a small detail or ask a big question our dedicated wedding team are on hand to assist you with any wedding enquiries you have.