History Located in beautiful Monmouthshire, Chepstow Racecourse was established in the early 20th century. Used as an RAF outpost during the Second World War, the racecourse was later restored to its former use and has been enjoyed by many in the succeeding years. Chepstow Racecourse is now a successful and fully-functioning race course. Have your wedding amongst the fanfare and vibrancy of horse racing culture. The estate is surrounded by stunning countryside and has the backdrop of the historic neoclassical shell of Piercefield House. This venue combines both indoor and outdoor scenery with regency features, the perfect setting for a fabulous wedding.