Weddings in the Millennium Seed Bank

Wakehurst’s 21st century glasshouse, the Millennium Seed Bank, provides a striking and modern setting for standing wedding receptions and parties.

Sunlight behind the Millennium Seed Bank

Your wedding in the Millennium Seed Bank

Set above an underground vault of the world’s largest seed collection you can enjoy a backdrop of tropical succulents, cool dark granite and glass.

Outside you can serve drinks among the parterres and ponds or offer a barbeque or hog roast under the over-hanging canopies.

Essential information 


  • Standing reception: 200


  • Licensed until 11pm

Hire fees

  • Millennium Seed Bank hire fee from £2,000 + VAT
  • Licence extension until midnight available for £500 + VAT


If you would like to find out more or discuss your wedding requirements, please contact our events team.

Make an enquiry

Tel: 01444 894024


Frequently asked questions 

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