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Our sophisticated and elegant private room offers a more intimate experience.With the max capacity of 80, our private area, including its own staircase is the perfect area to play with friends or a large corporate event. Dark tones and dim lighting surround the room creating a lounge vibe. The room has three large screens, including one double player area. Guests can order food and drinks from their own private bar.See Venue
Venture up into a rooftop tropical forest of unique plant life for a beautiful and memorable time. The Conservatory at the Barbican is one of the most unusual, unique, and memorable venues in London for weddings. The space is a tropical utopia. Find love under the beautiful glass roof, and get married among 2000 species of tropical plants and above 100's of species of tropical fish. Embrace this lovely oasis hidden away inside the city of London. The Conservatory is licensed to host wedding and civil partnership ceremonies.See Venue
The whole museum is available to hire for a variety of corporate events in the evening. Whether you plan to host a corporate drinks reception for up to 1,000 people, a networking dinner for 350 guests, a conference or team building workshop for 240 delegates, or a board meeting for 12, the Museum will be ideal. In addition to being assigned a dedicated Events Manager, guests have access to the Museum's unparalleled collections.See Venue
With beautiful views across the London rooftops, you can enjoy a selection of smaller and larger plates, cocktails and wine. With an all year round terrace perfect for sunny summer afternoons or cozy winter evenings. Smiths is the ultimate destination for your event in Farringdon.See Venue
Banqueting Hall is ideal for conferences, meetings, and seminars. The Hall can accommodate various setups for up to a maximum of 150 delegates. A stage can be erected at the far end of the room and full AV support is available. One particularly good aspect is the Halls' acoustics which is excellent. Refreshment breaks,buffet lunches or evening receptions would usually be served in the Drawing Room.See Venue
The Members Room has traditionally been the epicentre of One Moorgate Place. This charming room is always a talking point at events. It features a balustrade bridge designed in the style of the Rialto Bridge in Venice, together with a portrait gallery and display cabinets, full of rare books and other curiosities. The room can be laid out in multiple formats to suit your requirements. If you want an events space is unique, both in its architecture and location, consider the members room at One Moorgate Place.See Venue
Against a backdrop of the City's contemporary buildings lies the Barbers' Physic Garden. With a paved, gated Terrace and a section of the original London Wall, this hidden oasis offers wonderful alfresco entertaining opportunities for reception and conferences alike. As early evening reception space for up to 200 guests or a break out area for conferencing, this is an outstanding asset to the venue.See Venue
The private Courtyard at Saddlers’ Hall is the perfect location to escape the bustle of the City for Pre-Dinner Drinks, Corporate Receptions and Wedding Receptions. During the warmer months, the Courtyard is ever popular for Summer Parties for alfresco entertaining and barbecues. The Saddlers’ Company crest, created in a mosaic pattern, hangs pride of place surrounded by magnificent stone statuary, landscaped foliage and a feature water.See Venue
Kunstraum is a well proportioned studio for photography and film shoots of different scales. For daylight shoots it's a very light and airy space with windows on three sides of the building and skylights overhead - the studio background support is mounted on our flexible ceiling grid so it's easy to change orientation according to the light you need. The space can also be set up for full blackout using window and skylight covers and then can be covered with 27 running meters of heavy Molton black-out curtain. We can provide various film/photo equipment as part of the hireSee Venue
The Porter Tun is one of the largest and oldest unobstructed event spaces in London. An exposed King Post timber roof giving a clear span of 60ft above a 778 square metre antique wooden floor makes it a perfect location for conferences, awards dinners, fashion shows and exhibitions. The large raised balcony is ideal for a reception area or presentation platform. It is equipped with state of the art sound system, Wifi, and fully integrated LED lighting system. This room is fully air controlled and has natural daylight. The Malt Room is able to be booked as a green room.See Venue
The breathtaking One London Wall, is an extraordinary City event space for Christmas Parties. The venue boasts elegant and beautifully finished neoclassical decor throughout. The Great Hall in particular is destined to impress with corniced ceilings, the finest gold chandeliers and floor length windowsSee Venue
Ideal for private gatherings, from birthday parties to corporate events. The private dining room is an intimate space seating up to 18 guests overlooking the iconic Barbican Lake and fountains. The private dining room is open for lunch and pre-theatre dining, Barbican Brasserie’s menu offers beautiful dishes and exceptional value with lunch, dinner, and pre-theatre dining for £26.00 (two courses) and three courses for £31.00.See Venue
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About Barbican Venue Hire
The Barbican area of London is a vibrant complex of residential buildings, artistic offerings and is a unique place to host events. The area has a rich history and, being in the heart of the City, is extremely well-connected, making it easy for guests to get around.
There are also plenty of venue options to suit all event types and budgets. Whether you're looking for a large space for a conference or a smaller venue for a more intimate gathering, the iconic Barbican Centre (the largest performing arts centre in Europe) is an unbeatable choice, as is the nearby Museum of London. Plus, with plenty of other event spaces and casual hospitality offerings a stone’s throw away, your guests won’t have far to go to enjoy some post-event networking too. If you’re looking for accommodation for your guests to stumble back to after the day’s events are finished, there is also a variety of upmarket hotels nearby.
From its early days as a Roman settlement, to its more recent role as a key financial district, the Barbican has always been an important part of London.
Whether you're interested in art, music, food, or history, the culture of the Barbican region in London is vibrant and diverse.
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