Poole Museum
Free Entry
Opening times:
From 9 April - 30 October 2022,
Daily, 10am - 5pm

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Viewings, availability & booking

Scaplen's Court Wedding - Courtyard doorway at night.jpg

                                              Special Credit: Lemontree Photography


We would be delighted to show you around and discuss your plans for your special day. A viewing is also a great opportunity for you to ask us any questions you may have. 

Please contact our Wedding Team to arrange an appointment.


Please find listed below our current available weekend dates during 2022. If you would like to enquire about weekday availability or have any queries regarding dates please contact us. 

Please be advised we can reserve a date provisionally for up to two weeks whilst you co-ordinate other arrangements.

May 2022

Fridays and Saturdays - Fully booked

June 2022

Fridays and Saturdays - Fully booked

July 2022

Last remaining weekend date - Fully booked

August 2022

Last remaining weekend dates - Fully booked

September 2022

Last remaining weekend dates - Saturday 17th September

October 2022

Last remaining weekend dates - Saturday 1st, 15th & 22nd October

* If you are considering dates from October 2022 onwards please enquire with us to check availability. There is a possibility Scaplen's Court will be closing for building works in 2023, though this is to be confirmed in January 2022 *


Stage 1 – Contact Us

Contact us to check availability and reserve your date.

Stage 2 – Book your Registrar 

Alongside booking Scaplen’s Court, you are required to contact Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Registrars directly to check availability and to book a Registrar to perform your ceremony at Scaplen’s Court on the date and time you require.  

Please note Registrar fees are charged separately to our venue hire for your ceremony. For further details, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Registrars can be contacted on 01202 633744 or poole.ceremonies@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

Stage 3 – Secure your booking

Complete and return a Wedding Booking Form along with a deposit of 50% of the venue hire fee. The remaining balance is due one month in advance of your wedding.

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