The Riding School is a Grade I listed wedding venue nestled within the National Trust Calke Abbey estate and sits on 600 acres of picturesque Derbyshire parkland.
Set amongst over 600 acres of stunning Derbyshire parkland where deer and sheep roam free, you’ll find lots of hidden nooks amongst the estate; it really is a wedding photographers dream!
This no corkage charge wedding venue is a rustic blank canvas full of charm. Steeped in history dating back to the 18th century, it’s hard not to be impressed by the baroque exterior as you approach from the driveway.
Inside the Riding School, high set windows bring the daylight in, and soft white drapes create an inviting space and more intimate areas for your guests to enjoy.
With gorgeous exposed brickwork, antique characteristics and an old rowing boat resting in the large oak beams, The Riding School is without a doubt the perfect backdrop to your big day.
The Riding School is licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships of up to 160 guests, meaning you can invite all of your friends and family along to see you say ‘I Do!’Love what you see?
For further information on hiring The Riding School, Calke Abbey as a wedding venue or to request a brochure with pricing and packages, or book a visit please send a message to the venue here.
You really should be known as the “dream team!”
Words really aren’t enough to express how truly kind, helpful, supportive and dynamic you are! Nothing about our wedding journey was easy but then we found you and the wonderful riding school! Nothing was ever too much, or too difficult, before I’d even thought of it you’d already sorted it-you’d anticipated anything and everything and I have to say it was all executed with the upmost professionalism and kindness. There is nothing that you cannot do and I am totally convinced there is no one better in this business than you guys!!
Sarah and Bob
Wanted to say a big thank you for our wedding - it was the best day ever! We had so much fun and we can’t thank you enough for all your help!
Thanks again!!!! ❤️❤️❤️
Laura and Ben
We just wanted to send a quick email to share our thanks and appreciation for making our wedding day perfect. We can’t thank you enough for your time and effort in making the day run so smoothly. We have had lots of comments about how it was “the best wedding ever” that’s all we could hope for!!
Bryony and Elliot
Thank you so much for contributing to one of the best days of our lives and we really couldn’t have wished for better Wedding Coordinators.
Alecia and Alex
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