The Banqueting House is closed to the public for planned conservation work - it will re-open on 20 April 2018.

Hire a venue

Discover the spaces available to hire in this spectacular London venue.

Discover the spaces available to hire in this spectacular London venue.

Hire information

Hire times

Banqueting House is a visitor attraction as well as a prestigious events venue. We are guaranteed to be open to the public between 10.00 and 13.00 each day. Venue hire is available from 13.00 onwards.

We are able to offer all day hire on selected Thursdays throughout the year. Please contact us for further information.


Exclusive hire of Banqueting House starts at £10,500 plus VAT.

Waiters attend to guests at an event at at Banqueting House, Whitehall, London
Banqueting Hall set up for an autumn wedding reception in the evening

The magical history of the building is such a perfect backdrop to any event – it really is unique. The events team is fabulous.

Rosanna Oliver Black at Together for Short Lives

Dinners and receptions

Today, the beauty and scale of this spectacular venue continue to inspire its guests, just as they did for the kings, queens and courtiers who have celebrated and banqueted here since 1622.

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Designed by revolutionary architect Inigo Jones, the Banqueting House is one of the most dazzling wedding venues in London.

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Conferences and meetings

As one of the most impressive conference and meeting venues in London, the rooms at the Banqueting House can play host to up to 380 guests. The awe inspiring interiors are an ideal backdrop for a conference or meeting.

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The Main Hall set up in theatre style on a day time event

Approved suppliers

Whatever the nature of your event our approved event suppliers can help you deliver an unforgettable experience for your guests.

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Contact us

If you would like to speak to a member of our team please call us on +44 (0)20 3166 6152.

Alternatively please complete our enquiry form and we’ll respond to you as quickly as possible.

Enquire about a venue

The service was fantastic and we received regular communications from the Banqueting House team in the lead up. They made the process as simple as it could be.

Lucy Butt at Chartered Management Institute