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Banqueting House

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The double height ceilings in the Main Hall mean for fantastic acoustics, in this grandiose, light and airy space. The space has a reception capacity of 500. A stunning venue to host an extra special evening. The Grecian pillars and fantastic ceiling painting are an excellent framework for fundraisers and charity balls, concerts and award ceremonies, fashion shows to drinks receptions and all manner of extra special celebrations.

 Features

  • Wifi
  • beautiful entry hall and grand staircase
  • cloakroom
  • easily accessible toilets
  • light and quiet
  • masterful ceiling paintings
  • Nearby kitchen facilities
  • Spacious
  • wonderful acoustics
  • Central Location in Whitehall
  • Exclusive access on Thursdays
  • Fully accessible
  • meet and greet security staff
  • pinspot lighting in main hall
  • Rubens Ceiling

 Food And Drink

  • Recommended catering list available
  • Recommended caterers only

 Licensing

  • Licensed until 1am
  • Wedding licence

 Capacities

  • 380 Dining
  • 320 Dinner Dance
  • 500 Reception

 Welcomes

  • Weddings
  • Events with Alcohol

 Space

  • 500m2 (5382ft2)
  • Ceiling height 55ft (16.8m)
  • Banqueting House
  • Whitehall
  • London
  • SW1A 2ER

More about  Banqueting House

Specially created for entertaining in 1622, the Banqueting House is a dazzling historic venue in the heart of London. Designed by Inigo Jones for James I in the Palladian style, it is one of England's earliest Classical buildings. Your guests will walk in the footsteps of royalty as they enjoy their event under the magnificent ceiling painted by Sir Peter Paul Rubens. With its glittering chandeliers and soaring pillars, it is an ideal setting for dinners, receptions and award ceremonies. Underneath the Main Hall is the atmospheric vaulted Undercroft suitable for more intimate dinners.

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