Wedding venue

  • Romantic and stylish wedding venue
    Are you looking for a romantic and stylish venue in the Leiden - Den Haag area for your wedding photoshoot, your civil marriage ceremony, or even for celebrating your entire wedding day?
    Duivenvoorde is one of the oldest castles in the province of South Holland and forms a unique ensemble of castle, park, and estate.

    Because of its historic ambiance and beautiful location, Duivenvoorde Castle is an excellent choice of venue, with over 100 parking spaces.For small or large groups, for a festive and informal afternoon drink, a stylish dinner, or an intimate party night for all your guests.


    Official wedding venue of the city of Voorschoten
    Duivenvoorde Castle is one of the official wedding venues of the city of Voorschoten. The stylish Marot hall, with life-sized portraits of the Van Wassenaer family, who were the proud owners of Duivenvoorde for five centuries, is a hall that will provide a unique setting for your civil marriage ceremony.

    For a party of up to 60 persons, we will place golden chairs in a special wedding arrangement. Should you like a different arrangement, this can be organised in consultation with the Castle manager.

    Practical information
    The wedding ceremony may take place at the following times:
    –           10 AM, 11:30 AM and 1:45 PM
    –           3:30 PM is only possible if combined with a reception and/or dinner and/or wedding party.

    If the wedding ceremony takes place at Duivenvoorde Castle, it is possible, in consultation, to have a wedding photoshoot in the park or in the castle, before and after the ceremony.

    For a wedding ceremony, the following rates apply in 2017:

    Rent of location Duivenvoorde on:
    -  Tuesday to Friday: € 875
    -  Saturday: € 975

    The municipal fees are:
    - Tuesday to Friday: €  377
    - Saturday: € 415
    You are required to pay these fees to the municipality of Voorschoten yourself.

    Would you like to know more?

    Would you like to know more about the possibilities, or would you like to come check out the castle? Then feel free to contact our Castle manager at +31 (0)71-5623784 or

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