Scroll back through photos

The Great Hall at

The Great Hall at the University of Birmingham

Scroll forward through photos

The University's late-Victorian red-brick building, The Aston Webb, is home to The Great Hall. Its grand entrance lures you into a lavish marble foyer. Here, you'll be greeted with a glass of champagne and take in the grand rotunda and domed ceiling of the foyer, which is decorated with a trompe l’oeil painting. After enjoying the view and the atmosphere, you can dine and wine inside the grand hall covered with beautiful stained glass. If you want to make an impression with your guests, this is the perfect venue to host any type of event.


  • 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.

Book a viewing at
The Great Hall at the University of Birmingham
Back to page

Viewing Date
Your event details
Help Tooltip
Please note

These details help the venue check availability and provide bespoke information for your event.

Viewing Date

Confirmation: Your enquiry has been sent successfully.

Enquiry Received

Thanks for your enquiry to book a viewing at . They will be in touch shortly to discuss your event and viewing.

Back to page

Thank you, your preference has been recorded

Send me email updates of the latest offers & new venues

See how we use your data here

Your Enquiry Summary

Your contact details

Preferred date of viewing:
Your name:
Your email:
Your number:

Your event details

Event Type:
Event Date:
Add an extra message: