Dinners and receptions

A magnificent venue in an ancient fortress

A magnificent venue in an ancient fortress

Letting down our guard

Nearly 1,000 years of siege, ceremony, triumphs, tears, blood and even bears help create the remarkable atmosphere you will experience inside these ancient stone walls.

Give your guests a truly unique experience with a private view of the Crown Jewels, a special Yeoman Warder tour or allow them to stand witness to the ancient Ceremony of the Keys.

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

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The White Tower

At the centre of this ancient fortress and World Heritage Site is its oldest and most recognisable building – the White Tower. The King’s Great Hall on the first floor is a truly special space for dinners and receptions, and a magnificent experience at night.

  • Capacity for up to 250 guests for a reception
  • Capacity for up to 80 guests for a dinner
  • Available evenings only

The New Armouries

This versatile and accessible space is suited for any large reception or dinner. Offering easy access to the Tower’s inspiring and ancient surroundings, it i is a unique and inspiring backdrop corporate away-days and can be used in conjunction with other venues around the Tower to offer guests a memorable experience.

  • Capacity for up to 300 guests for a reception
  • Capacity for up to 240 guests for a dinner
  • Capacity for up to 150 guests for a lunch
Long tables set up for dining in the Banqueting Suite set for dinner with garlands and flowers

Royal Regiment of Fusiliers

When this prestigious space is not hosting a regimental function for the Fusiliers it is available for your important occasion. With splendid oil paintings of venerable field marshals and historic displays of regimental colours, this refined venue also offers a wonderful vantage point for the White Tower and the Waterloo Barracks.

  • Capacity for up to 80 guests for a reception
  • Capacity for up to 70 guests for a dinner
  • Capacity for up to 40 guests for a lunch

St Thomas's Tower

Built over 700 years ago, these chambers were part of the Tower’s residential area. Receptions can be held in the unrestored hall, a fascinating archaeological record of the building’s history. Dinners are held in the king’s colourful bedchamber, with its grand fireplace, four poster bed and King Edward I’s oratory – the little ‘chapel over the water’.

  • Capacity for up to 40 guests for a reception
  • Capacity for up to 20 guests for a dinner

Wakefield Tower

This wonderful vaulted room was originally created as part of Henry III’s lodgings and was probably used by the King as a private audience chamber. On a fine summer evening, guests spilling out onto the Wall Walk will enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the White Tower, Tower Bridge and the River Thames.

  • Capacity for up to 80 guests for a reception
  • Capacity for up to 40 guests for a dinner

The Jewel House

No experience of the Tower is complete without seeing the world’s most valuable array of crowns, coronation regalia and jewels. The fabled collection lies secure behind 2,000kg vault doors, but before passing through guests can enjoy a reception in the spacious Hall of Monarchs.

  • Capacity for up to 150 guests for a reception.
  • Capacity for up to 500 guests for private views.

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

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