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The Great Hall at the University of Birmingham

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The Great Hall is located in the University’s original, late-Victorian red-brick building, The Aston Webb. Its elegant entrance draws you into an opulent marble foyer where guests can enjoy a glass of champagne under the stately rotunda and domed ceiling of the foyer, with it's wonderful example of trompe l’oeil painting; before dining and celebrating in the stained-glass grandeur of the hall itself.

This versatile space can suit any event type from conferences to gala dinners and award ceremonies.


  • Late-Victorian red-brick building
  • Marble Foyer
  • Stained glass window


  • 430 Buffet
  • 1000 Theatre


  • 650m2 (6997ft2)
  • Aston Webb Building
  • University of Birmingham
  • Edgbaston
  • B15 2TT

More about  The Great Hall at the University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham | Conferences and events has a portfolio of conference and hospitality venues, for hire on a day or residential basis, at the University of Birmingham. The Great Hall is the University of Birmingham's most prestigious venue, hosting many of the University's primary events throughout the academic calendar; it also lends it's splendour to private and corporate functions and has hosted televised events such as the 2010 General Election Leaders Debate and the BBC Antiques Road Show.

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