Changes in our wedding schedule

The weddings take place at Ting- og Arresthuset every Friday and every other Saturday (in odd weeks). On Friday we can ask witnesses.


At the Old Town Hall in Ribe, weddings are held every Friday and every other Saturday (for even weeks) We can provide witnesses on Fridays. Saturday only with own witnesses.

If you live abroad, please contact the wedding office, as there are several entry rules due to travel restrictions.

You can keep yourself updated on the current entry rules on this web site:


If you need help, don't hesitate to contact the wedding office - by phone or in writing.


Esbjerg Kommune

Grønvangsvej 9A

6700 Esbjerg


Phone +45 76 16 89 00


Telephone opening hours:

Monday, Thursday and Friday from kl. 9. - 13*

* We have closed the day after Kr. Ascension Day and in the period 24.12.21 - 31.12.2021, both days incl.


Wedding ceremonies can be held at:

Det Gamle Rådhus i Ribe         

Von Støckens Plads                  

6760 Ribe                                         


Ting- og Arresthuset i Esbjerg 

Skolegade 33

6700 Esbjerg   


Or somewhere entirely else ...


You can read more about weddings in Esbjerg on VisitDK's website here: VisitEsbjerg and VisitRibe


You can also read the brochure about weddings here: Weddings in Ribe.

Wedding in the open or at a special place?


Wedding on the beach, in the garden or

maybe at sea? Your wedding ceremony

can take place exactly where and when

you want it.

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Wedding in Esbjerg

In Esbjerg, ceremonies take place at the Gamle Ting- og Arresthus (The Old City Hall & Jailhouse), a beautiful building towering 30 meters towards the sky.

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Wedding in Ribe

In Ribe, weddings are held in the beautiful and historic premises of The Old Town Hall. The building is over 500 years old and has a lovely atmosphere.

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The practical matters

To get married, there are a number of practical matters to settle before the wedding can take place.

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