Conferences and meetings

London’s most impressive meeting and conference venue

London’s most impressive meeting and conference venue

Banqueting House is closed until further notice but is open for private events and weddings. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Inspirational by design

An architectural marvel in the heart of London, Banqueting House is one of the capital’s most prestigious meeting spaces. Since 1622, it has played host to kings, queens and courtiers – and the building’s sheer scale and beauty continue to inspire its guests to this day.

This masterpiece of neo-classical architecture boasts spaces to suit all kinds of corporate events, from intimate meetings to grand conferences. Whether you choose the magnificent Main Hall or the charming Undercroft, your guests won’t fail to be captivated.

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

The Main Hall

The Main Hall is a truly awe-inspiring venue for conferences and large meetings. Here, soaring Ionic columns lead the eye upwards to the magnificent ceiling, a Baroque masterpiece painted by Sir Peter Paul Rubens.

The Main Room's opulent surroundings lend a sense of grandeur to any corporate event. Your guests will be dazzled and inspired in equal measure.


  • Up to 400 guests theatre style
  • Up to 240 guests cabaret style


  • Available for hire from 13:00 onwards
  • All-day hire available on selected dates please contact us for more information
Banqueting House undercroft decorated for an event

The Undercroft

Once the setting for celebrations enjoyed by James I and his companions, the Undercroft makes a more intimate counterpart to the imposing Main Hall.

This atmospheric space has charm and character in abundance, and the cosy arches and rich acoustics make it a perfect setting for away days, meetings and conferences.


  • Up to 380 guests for standing drinks receptions


  • Available for hire from 13:00 onwards
  • All-day hire available on selected dates: please contact us for more information

Hire information

We open our doors for venue hire 7 days a week from 13:00 onwards, although we are able to offer all-day hire on selected dates throughout the year. Please contact us for further information.

Exclusive hire of Banqueting House starts at £14,500 plus VAT.


Banqueting House main hall with seating for an event

We had a fabulous evening at Banqueting House. The venue is simply stunning and the events team helped us to envisage what our event could be. They assisted in executing a very successful evening. We hope to return one day.

Banqueting House main hall decorated for an event

Approved suppliers

Over the years, we’ve worked with some of the best caterers, florists, entertainers and production specialists in the industry.

Whether it’s an intimate meeting or a large-scale conference, our approved suppliers will help you deliver an unforgettable experience for your guests.

Find out more about our approved suppliers

Contact us

If you would like to hire Banqueting House for your meeting or conference, please call our team on  +44 (0)20 3166 6152 to discuss your requirements.

Alternatively, you can fill out an enquiry form and we’ll get back to you as quickly as possible.

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