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Spaces atRoyal West of England Academy

  • From £35 per hour
  • 220 people
  • Queens Road Bus Station
  • 158m² (1700ft²)
Sharples and Winterstoke Galleries

Royal West of England Academy

Sharples and Winterstoke Galleries

From £975 / Venue Fee | 220 Standing

The Royal West of England Academy provides a sophisticated wedding venue in the heart of Bristol. Located in Clifton, this historic art gallery can be hired for exceptional evening wedding receptions of up to 140 guests. Hire includes exclusive use of the main galleries along with the impressive foyer and west -facing balcony. The marble stairwell provides the perfect backdrop for photographs. A dedicated Events Manager will work closely with you, offering advice and support to help plan the perfect day.

Kenny Gallery, Landing and Balcony

Royal West of England Academy

Kenny Gallery, Landing and Balcony

From £675 / Venue Fee | 70 Standing

The RWA is opening it's iconic landing and and balcony for exclusive hire as well as the smaller Kenny Gallery for more intimate events. Whether you are planning relaxed summer cocktails, a special celebration or formal reception, our impressive marble landing and historic west facing terrace is the perfect setting to treat clients, co-workers, friends and family.

Youngwood Room

Royal West of England Academy

Youngwood Room

From £35 / Venue Fee | 30 Standing

The RWA's Youngwood room is the perfect spot to host a meeting, away day or even a creative workshop. The room is available for both day time and evening hire, and is a truly versatile space.

About Royal West of England Academy

Located in a spectacular historic building in the heart of Bristol, the RWA is the city's oldest art gallery bringing world class visual art from around the world since 1844.

With beautifully constructed interiors filled with natural light, these 19th century galleries have housed works from the biggest names in British art.

Treat your guest to an unforgettable event with world-class exhibitions and traditional features as a unique backdrop. This one-of-a-kind venue is suitable for a range of events including networking drinks, parties and wedding receptions.


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