National Portrait Gallery
- From £4000
- 300 Reception
- From £4000
- 300 Reception
A series of connecting rooms that provides a fascinating insight into Restoration society. The layout makes it possible to have a large dinner or reception, as well as offering a more intimate gathering.
Pricing for a Reception starts from £11,000+ VAT or Dinner from £14,000+VAT.
What this space offers
Food & Drink
Venue Hire Per Evening
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 18:45 - 21:00
£11000 / Venue Fee
Venue Hire Per Morning
Weekdays 08:00 - 10:00
£4000 / Venue Fee
More about National Portrait Gallery
From the eminent individuals that adorn our walls to the dedicated team who will work with you through each stage of planning, the National Portrait Gallery is the perfect venue for your special event. The spectacular spaces available for hire offer a wide range of options from the contemporary to the classical, displaying a Collection that encompasses art, biography, history and fame.
We have a variety of newly-refurbished spaces that can be transformed to accommodate a range of events from a grand reception to an intimate dinner, an early morning breakfast to a corporate conference.
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Award-winning food is provided by Richmond Creative Events, a privately owned catering company with over 30 years of experience in the industry. Creative canapes, mouthwatering bowl food, street food stations, and delicious dinner menus are some of what Richmond Creative Events offer. They boast a wide range of catering styles, menus and dishes to suit your event and are always happy to design bespoke menus to help make your event unique.
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