Walthamstow Wetlands

from £1,200
Within Europe's largest urban wetland, the 1894 Engine House at Walthamstow Wetlands offers industrial, architectural beauty surrounded by an enchanting 211-hectare nature reserve. All private hire profits go to supporting the London Wildlife Trust.
from £1,200 to £7,200
  • Exclusive evening hire of The Engine House at Walthamstow Wetlands
  • Friendly event coordinator to ensure a smooth running of the day, as well as two security guards
For a personal quote please contact the venue and mention Coco
Need To Know
  • Ceremony Capacity : 70
  • Dinner Capacity : 130
  • Standing Capacity : 150
  • Licensed For Marriage : Yes
  • Catering : Preferred Supplier
  • Bar : In-house
  • Accommodation : No
  • Child Friendly : Yes
  • Pets Welcome : No
  • Licensed Until : No
  • Exclusivity : Yes
  • Disabled Facilities : Yes
Contact Details
Walthamstow Wetlands
2 Forest Road
N17 9NH

The Setting

Built in 1894, the Engine House at Walthamstow Wetlands is a unique heritage destination recently redeveloped to combine its original architectural features with modern amenities. Situated on Europe’s largest urban wetlands reserve, the Engine House can host spectacular weddings with stunning views across the reservoirs of Walthamstow Wetlands and the London skyline.

Couples can enjoy a breath of fresh air in nature whilst only 15 minutes from central London with several transport links to their doorstep, such as Tottenham Hale Station.

Surrounded by wildflowers and reservoirs, this architectural gem is locally listed and bursting with industrial heritage character. The Engine House is the perfect location for wildlife lovers looking for an enchanting venue to say ‘I Do’.

The Vibe

Begin your wedding day in the light-filled Turbine Room, where they are fully licensed to host weddings and civil partnerships. The sunbathed room displays subtle hints of character with some original features and machinery still on display.

Once your ceremony has finished, head up to the Mezzanine to enjoy a glass of bubbles and some canapes. The balcony offers stunning and unobstructed views of their incredible nature reserve and the London skyline. This is also a great time to sneak off around the hidden paths of the nature reserve to capture your special moments as newlyweds.

Make a spectacular impact with dinner in the Triple Engine Room, framed by the heritage wooden panelling and coloured glazing. Indulge in delicious food from some of London’s best caterers on their approved supplier list. For larger numbers, guest seating can be extended onto the external terrace.

Once dinner service has finished, the Boiler Room is the perfect space to dance the night away with your nearest and dearest.

Combining the industrial feel of the Engine House steeped in history with reservoirs surrounded by blooming wildlife, Walthamstow Wetlands is the perfect place to start your new chapter together.

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from £1,200