An exceptional venue for any event

Looking for a venue with lots of character? Then Saint Peter's Abbey in Ghent is the ideal setting for your next event. You can rent our halls for festivities, conferences or other events. Set against a unique historical backdrop, your event will create memories that will last a lifetime.

A hall for each event

Our halls have witnessed centuries of history and stories. Nowadays, they are state-of-the-art meeting spaces that impart a unique character to any event.
Each hall has its own particular charm. The spacious Chapter House stands out thanks to its pointed windows, The Cellarium creates an intimate atmosphere during your wedding or dinner party, while the Galleries give your banquet or reception that little bit extra.
St Peter's Abbey is also the perfect venue for sharing culture. The Monks’ Attic provide a serene backdrop to lectures or workshops.

Take a look at all our characterful halls

Customise your event according to your wishes

Whether you’re planning a personal, professional or cultural event, St Peter's Abbey is the perfect venue for every occasion. Our event spaces are ideal for all sorts of events: wedding parties, corporate events, conferences, lectures, banquets, meetings, receptions, workshops, film screenings, etc. 
Organise your event tailored to your wishes and needs, and pick your caterer as well as other partners yourself. We will provide you with customised advice.

Take a look at all types of events

Exclusieve nocturnes in de Sint-Pietersabdij

Wil je met je organisatie een exclusief bezoek na sluitingstijd aan de lopende tentoonstelling in de Sint-Pietersabdij? Dan zijn onze nocturnes precies wat je zoekt! Het is de perfecte manier om je klanten of collega's te verwennen met een onvergetelijke avond.

Meer info over deze nocturnes

Easily accessible

Whatever you organise: your guests will get here without any difficulty. St Peter's Abbey is located on Sint-Pietersplein square  in Ghent and is easily accessible on foot, by bicycle or by public transport.

If you come by car as the Sint-Pietersplein underground car park is only a few steps away.

How to reach St Peter's Abbey
Flanders Heritage Venues

Flanders Heritage Venues

Since 2019, Saint Peter's Abbey has been part of 'Flanders Heritage Venues'. This is a network of high-end conference locations that offer a mix of quality, experience and inspiration. It demonstrates that Saint Peter's Abbey is the perfect location for unforgettable conferences and meetings.

Ghent, the place to be

Ghent is a vibrant city. The city is known for its rich history and lively cultural scene, and attracts visitors from all over the world. Ghent offers countless options for entertainment and discovery. So treat your guests to an event in one of the most dynamic cities in Belgium.

Want to know more about our location?

Then take a look at the pictures of our halls. This will give you a clear idea of what Saint Peter's Abbey can offer you. 

Let us help you organise the perfect event

Organising an event requires taking a lot of factors into consideration. We are all too aware of that. So feel free to contact us and we will gladly consider  the options with you.

Saint Peter's Abbey – Ghent
Sint-Pietersplein 9, 9000 Gent 
+32 9 266 85 00

‘The backdrop is wonderful, the gardens are unique, the vineyard is even more special, it is one of Ghent’s highlights.’

Annemarie V.