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Weddings at Linlithgow Palace

Ceremonies & Photography

Linlithgow Palace undercroft

Once a favoured royal residence of the Stewart monarchs and best known as the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots, Linlithgow Palace is beautifully situated in its own park beside Linlithgow Loch.

The grand ruins of the palace, boast magnificent facades and courtyard fountain which epitomises the decadence of the period. All this and more makes Linlithgow Palace an ideal wedding venue.

Venue Details

Suitable for Wedding Ceremonies & Photography

The Undercroft
An atmospheric room situated off the main courtyard with a vaulted ceiling and polished wooden floor.

The Great Hall
Once the venue for royal banquets, this grand roofless hall features a magnificent fireplace. Available fpr religious and humanist ceremonies only.


60 people

Type of Ceremony:

Religious and Humanist Weddings Ceremonies. Civil ceremonies by agreement with Registrar.


You can make your wedding photographs special by hiring Linlithgow Palace specifically for your photographs, even if you are holding your ceremony elsewhere. Please note that at sites where we offer ceremonies, we do not accept photography bookings more than two months in advance of the wedding date. For information on the fee and how to book your photography please contact Linlithgow Palace directly on 01506 842 896 or visit our wedding photography page.


In Linlithgow off the M9
Postcode: EH49 7AL

Wedding Brochure

Linlithgow Palace wedding brochure cover
Download the wedding brochure for Linlithgow Palace

Contact Us

Weddings Team
Historic Environment Scotland
Longmore House
Salisbury Place
Tel: +44 (0)131 668 8831

Submit your enquiry online

Use our online enquiry form to submit an overview of your wedding requirements. Our weddings team will then contact you to discuss suitable options for your big day.