Welcome to the Shire Hall
A significant historic building in the Heart of Monmouth, South Wales
The Shire Hall in Agincourt Square, Monmouth, Wales, is a prominent Grade I listed building in the town centre. Built in 1724, the Shire Hall was formerly the centre for the Assize Courts and Quarter Sessions for Monmouthshire. In 1839/40, the court was the location of the trial of the Chartist leader John Frost and others for high treason for their part in the Newport Rising. The Shire Hall is owned by Monmouthshire County Council and has audiovisual guides for visitors to Courtroom 1. It is currently used as a Tourist Information Centre and as the offices for Monmouth Town Council, and is open to the public in part.
With a choice of rooms for your Civil Ceremony and Wedding Reception you have the opportunity to create your own unique and personal celebration in our elegant and versatile building. You choose your Caterer, menu, photographer, band or DJ and we’ll help you to create the day you envisage!