The Setting

Nestled within historical walls in the heart of Chelsea, the Physic Garden offers a verdant, tranquil and luxurious location that you and your guests will never forget. Steeped in history, London’s oldest botanical garden is a beautiful and memorable venue for your special city wedding.

The Vibe

Chelsea Physic Garden provides the perfect backdrop for your special day, it is quite simply the ultimate garden party venue!

The Chelsea Physic Garden is a botanical garden venue with a large marquee as an optional hire. The venue is ‘dry hire’ so couples can choose from a wide range of accredited suppliers to create your dream team. Their is a Wedding Ceremony Room available for up to 70 guests but blessings in the gardens are welcome.

There is a Cafe space, small marquee space, gardens for guests to peruse. The entire site is available to hire exclusively, and areas can also be booked separately.

The Garden and Lawn

The Garden spreads over four acres in total and is roughly divided into quarters by intersecting paths, meeting at the central statue of Sir Hans Sloane, owner and benefactor of the Garden in the early 18th Century. At the top of the site is the Main Lawn, an idyllic space well-suited for weddings. Marquees may be installed here, with the wide variety of plants and flowers providing a beautiful setting for event.

Lower Lawn

Tucked away in the southwest corner, this secluded lawn is ideal for small, day-time gatherings of up to 100 guests.

The Gallery

This indoor room is on the upper floor of main building, which lines one side of the Lawn and overlooks the Garden. The room is well-lit, airy and spacious.