St. Marys Guildhall
St. Marys Guildhall

Discover 700 years of Power, Propaganda and Partying. 

An undiscovered hidden gem in a unique historical setting. Discover St Mary’s Guildhall in the heart of the city of Coventry. 

Image source: Coventry City Council

Discover St Mary’s Guildhall 

Located in Coventry’s historic Cathedral Quarter,
Immerse yourself in the city’s historical seat of power and debate.

St Mary's Guildhall, located in the city's historic Cathedral Quarter, astonishingly escaped bombing raids during the Second World War. As one of the only remaining medieval buildings, it still stands as a testament to medieval Coventry's power and wealth. The Guildhall is home to the magnificent Coventry Tapestry, which along with its spectacular interiors, provides a glimpse into the city's fascinating history.
St Mary’s Guildhall
Image source:  Coventry City Council

Discover Coventry's hidden gem

Explore St Mary’s Guildhall and bring the history of Coventry to life with immersive and interactive activities. From augmented reality scenes and interactive medieval kitchens with soundscape smells to digital tours with scannability, find yourself living in the shadows of those who graced the Guildhall before us.

Image source: Coventry City Council 

A building echoing 700 years of history

The Guildhall holds endless historical stories and is renowned for surviving the Second World War. One of the finest medieval guildhalls in the country, St Mary’s was a place of lavish hospitality, royal encounters, civic life and much more. Discover the story of Coventry from the 1300s to the present day.

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Educational activities and tours

Coming soon to St Mary’s Guildhall… Enrich the learning for pupils and teachers across Key Stages 1-5. Take part in a programme of curriculum-relevant activities, guided tours, and explore the heritage of the Guildhall, all nestled in the cobbled streets of Coventry’s Cathedral Quarter.

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Enjoy tasty treats in our tea room

After an exciting day exploring the historical Guildhall, stop by our tea room for a delectable afternoon tea. Coming soon to St Mary’s Guildhall, indulge in delicate finger sandwiches, crumbly scones, and mouth watering cakes, all served with a pot of freshly brewed tea or welcoming coffee.

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Bringing the real medieval experience to life

A remarkable piece of history in the UK, St Mary's Guildhall has been transformed into a must see visitor attraction. Through the investment of more than £6 million, St Mary’s Guildhall will offer a fascinating insight into the Guildhall’s amazing past, its incredible story and how it has been at the centre of civic life for over 700 years.
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Hire St Mary's Guildhall

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Tie the knot with medieval history

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Celebrate with medieval style

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Meetings and events to impress


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