Craigdarroch Castle was built for entertaining and is a unique choice to celebrate your wedding, corporate party or special event.
Craigdarroch Castle is best suited a stand-up cocktail-style reception, the Castle can hold as many as 200.
If you would like to hold your wedding ceremony here we can accommodate a maximum of 20 guests in the Library, 30 guests for an alcove wedding, or 40 seated guests for a ceremony in the dance hall.
If you are considering an outdoor wedding or special event, there is practically no limit to the number of guests as our 70,000+ square foot lawn can accommodate the largest of tents.
We work with local party and tent rental companies who can provide customized options for your event.
Robert and Joan Dunsmuir had two sons, eight daughters and plenty of exploits. The Castle weaves a fascinating tale of this intriguing family – their achievements, their relationships and even their quirks.
Built by coal baron Robert Dunsmuir during the reign of Queen Victoria and now a National Historic Site, Craigdarroch Castle has been meticulously restored, giving visitors a glimpse of privileged life in the 1890s.
We are open daily from 10am – 4:30pm, with extended hours from June 15th to September 6th (9am – 7pm). (Please note that we are closed December 25th, 26th and January 1st)