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Turner Contemporary
  • Beautifully located art gallery
  • Cutting-edge contemporary design
  • Right on the seafront at Margate
  • Light, open space for weddings of all sizes
  • Spectacular views of the Kent coast
  • Licensed to host civil ceremonies
  • Receptions for up to 120 guests
  • Excellent in-house catering team
  • Exclusive TWS wedding invitations offer

This modern art gallery in Kent is unique and absolutely ideal for wedding ceremonies, formal receptions and parties, with its sweeping illuminated interiors that allow open-plan receptions and stylish gatherings for groups of 50 guests and upwards. Exhibitions and celebrations are commonplace at the gallery - as a result the team have become experts at wedding hosting.

The gallery houses its own dedicated events team to fulfil the image of your dream wedding, from the decorations down to the cuisine. With a range of external entertainment options as well as their excellent in-house catering team to make the most of your day, this is without doubt one of Kent's best venues for happy couples, with one of the best views of the county's coast.


Designed to commemorate the work of the great Impressionist landscape artist, Turner Contemporary has rapidly become one of the UK's leading art galleries since it opened back in 2011. Whilst serving as a fantastic homage to the artist, the building and its governing charitable body regularly host conferences, celebrations and of course weddings from across the county.

Turner Contemporary commissions unique wedding invitations designed and created by the foremost local artists, and will be more than happy to provide some for you. Simply quote 'The Wedding Secret' when booking your wedding to receive them.


Ceremonies with a minimum party of 50 guests are licensed at Turner Contemporary, plus wedding breakfasts and evening celebrations. The Clore Learning Studio and Foyle Rooms offer bespoke vistas across the North Kent coast, allowing for a jaw-dropping Turneresque sunset during your evening reception.

For entertainment and other external services such as florists, photographers and a DJ for your later evening reception party, Turner Contemporary offers a comprehensive recommendation list of the best local service providers to ensure your wedding celebrations maintain the high quality and style that you want.

Foyle Room
Civil Ceremony Capacity - 120 Guests
Wedding Breakfast Capacity - 120 Guests
Wedding Banquet Capacity - 96 Guests
Evening Reception Capacity - 200 Guests

Clore Studio
Civil Ceremony Capacity - 120 Guests
Wedding Breakfast Capacity - 120 Guests
Wedding Banquet Capacity - 96 Guests
Evening Reception Capacity - 200 Guests


Canapés can be viewed and chosen online, in selections of six, eight or ten. There are also finger-buffets and formal cuisine options, sizzled to succulence by the dedicated catering team. Sourcing over 80% of their ingredients from independent Kent suppliers, the team has a well-earnt reputation for excellence.

For more information on Turner Contemporary, visit their main website or click the 'Make An Enquiry' option above.

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