Types of events

Our multifunctional halls can be used for any event. A banquet in the Galleries, a conference in the Chapter House or an unforgettable party in the Cellarium… StPeter's Abbey offers a wide range of options.

Customise your event according to your wishes

St Peter's Abbey offers an enchanting setting, flexible spaces and an interesting location. You are free to hire the caterer or partner for audiovisual support of your choice. You can organise your event tailored to your wishes and needs.

The halls of St Peter's Abbey are the ideal choice if you want to impress your guests and create lasting memories.

"The location contributed significantly to the atmosphere of our event. It was very successful. We are also very impressed with your support and help to ensure everything runs as smoothly as possible."


Event venue for your conference or corporate event

Opt for a conference or corporate event in style. Transform your business event into an unforgettable experience and surprise your customers or employees with the historic splendour which the abbey has to offer.

Want to take your conference or other event to a higher level? Impress your partners, staff or customers with a unique experience and combine your event with a visit to an ongoing exhibition or with a thematic guided tour of the abbey or vineyard. More information can be found here.

Receptions, banquets and parties

Raise your glass in one of our historic spaces. Receptions, banquets and parties can be held in the Cellarium, the Galleries and the Chapter House.

Wedding parties

Have you always dreamt of a fairy-tale wedding? Then St Peter's Abbey can provide you with the ideal setting for a celebration of your love. Long corridors, the medieval atmosphere and the imposing St Peter’s Church all contribute to an unforgettable experience.

Did you know that local residents can have a civil wedding ceremony in the garden during the summer months, from May to September, every Friday afternoon?


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.

Tijdens een nocturne kan je in alle rust genieten van de lopende tentoonstelling. Onze gidsen staan, indien gewenst, in voor wat extra omkadering. Ze verwelkomen jou en je gasten maar wat graag en  begeleiden jullie met plezier in de expo. Bovendien is de historische Kapittelzaal  de perfecte plek om met je gasten van gedachten te wisselen en (zakelijke) successen te vieren.

Meer info


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 discuss the options with you.

Sint-Pietersabdij Gent
Sint-Pietersplein 9, 9000 Gent
+32 9 266 85 01

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