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at Merchant Taylors' Hall

Food was delicious, staff very efficient - what a great venue for a private function. Brilliant!
— Stephanie

The perfect setting for your event

The historic Merchant Taylors’ Hall in the heart of the City of York is the perfect setting for your party, dinner or other event. Steeped in tradition, with medieval beams and a magical atmosphere, this prestigious and beautiful 15th century building offers an unforgettable venue for anniversary and birthday parties, funeral gatherings, christening celebrations, society and club functions, and private dinners.

The Hall offers a choice of spaces to accommodate up to 120 guests with free WiFi throughout. There is also a lovely garden available for drinks receptions or just for you and your guests to enjoy.

Simply choose from our list of three approved catering partners (Baba Ganoush Dining, Bradshaws of York and Poppy Caterers Ltd), each of which is highly experienced in catering for prestigious events, and they will be delighted to create a bespoke buffet, set meal or banquet menu of delicious food and fine wines to enhance your event. There’s also a fully licensed bar offering real ales, pump beers, spirits and wines.

There’s free on-site parking for up to 18 cars and ample, additional, 24hr car parking is only 400 yards away. It’s just a 15 minute walk, or short taxi journey, to York train station.

The Merchant Taylors’ Hall in York – the perfect setting for your next event.