• Normanton Church

    Normanton Church is not just a unique place to get married. Anglian Water uses it as a museum devoted to the history of Rutland Water and the surrounding area. The historic church is situated at the edge of Rutland Water, the largest man-made lake in the UK.

  • Getting Married in Normanton Church

    Normanton Church is the perfect location for holding your wedding and not only because the stunning surroundings are so ideal for your wedding photography, but also because you have two options for your marriage ceremony. Even on a very warm day there is usually a cool breeze blowing across the lake and the calming sound of lapping water, and this is guaranteed to cool you down and soothe any nerves you might have.

  • Ideal for romantic Wedding Photography

    Normanton Church is a unique place, not only as the setting for a marriage ceremony, but also as the backdrop to wedding photography. The beautiful scenery of Rutland Water surrounds it on all sides and there is plenty of opportunity to take stunning photographs.

  • Stunning Wedding Venue

    Normanton Church makes your Wedding Ceremony remarkable. Not only are you getting married in a magnificent, historic building, but you have the stunning view across the reservoir when you emerge.

  • All about getting Married at Normanton Church Museum

    Most brides dream of the perfect white wedding with all the romantic trimmings and Normanton Church naturally lends itself to such an occasion. Find out more about marriage ceremony prices and options.

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Normanton Church – Unique Wedding Venue

Rutland’s most famous landmark, Normanton Church is a very popular and unique venue for weddings. Although marriage ceremonies are conducted by a registrar, this magnificent building has all the charm and gravitas you would associate with a traditional church wedding. Most brides dream of the perfect white wedding with all the romantic touches and Normanton Church naturally lends itself to such an occasion.

Marriage Ceremony

Normanton Church is the perfect location for holding your wedding and not only because the stunning surroundings are so ideal for wedding photography, but also because you have two options for your marriage ceremony. You can pick which end of the church you want for the civil ceremony. Not only is Normanton Church the place for the wedding of your dreams, so too is the whole of Rutland Water. The entire Normanton Park is a truly remarkable place to have your wedding on the water.

Hire of this venue includes blue and gold chairs, ten church candles, and a blue table runner. Two bay trees will be placed at either side of the church entrance to complement the building’s magnificent interior. Rest assured that everything will be arranged to provide a sophisticated atmosphere for your wedding.

  • Wedding on The Water

    One thing to remember about Normanton Church is that the car park is a short distance away, and your guests will have to leave their vehicles and walk to the church, so leave a little extra time to allow for this. Only the wedding car will be allowed to park near the church.

  • Stunning Surroundings

    Normanton Church is situated at the edge of Rutland Water, the largest man-made lake in the UK. Rutland Water provides a scenic setting for the fairy-tale splendour of Normanton Church. Normanton Church is the county of Rutland’s most famous landmark.

  • Ideal for Wedding Photography

    The church with its magnificent setting lends itself to different styles of photography. Romantic shots are guaranteed but, if the sky is full of clouds, a more dramatic effect is created. The resulting photographs will always be atmospheric with great depth and feeling.

Weddings at Normanton Church

A wedding at Normanton Church means you will have the perfect backdrop for the occasion, but you will need to make sure you have chosen the end of the church that will suit you the best. Your wedding at Normanton Church will be really special and memorable anyway, regardless of the choice you make. Not only are you getting married in a magnificent, historic building, but you have the stunning view across the reservoir when you emerge. Even on a very warm day there is usually a cool breeze blowing across the lake and the calming sound of lapping water that will cool you down and soothe any nerves you might have.

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Wedding Photography

With its fascinating history, classical architecture, and spectacular views across the reservoir, Normanton Church is a truly unique wedding venue and a stunning backdrop for your wedding photography. If you choose to hold your wedding ceremony here, its fairy-tale setting will help your wedding photographer create a record of the magical memories of your wedding.

When you book your wedding at Normanton Church, you will be able to stay after the ceremony. Most wedding photographers use this time to take contemporary wedding photographs.