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  • From £800 per hour
  • 1500 people
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  • 1200m² (12917ft²)

Spaces in National Museum of Scotland

1500 Dining

Entrance Hall

From From £12,500.00 / Minimum Spend

The Grand Gallery at the National Museum of Scotland is a stunning venue that offers a soaring glass atrium and sweeping staircases, providing a breathtaking backdrop for events of up to 1,500 guests. It houses some of the museum's most dramatic objects and offers a versatile setting for inspiring events surrounded by history. The Entrance Hall, directly beneath the Grand Gallery, features vaulted ceilings and stone archways, creating a unique atmosphere for pre-dinner receptions or post-dinner entertaining. The Rooftops on Level 5 provide a prestigious setting with floor-to-ceiling windows and fabulous views over Edinburgh's Old Town and the castle. The space is suitable for breakfast meetings, lunches, receptions, and dinners, with the option to use the private roof terrace for additional event space. The Auditorium Complex offers comprehensive facilities for conferencing, presentations, and performances, including a 200-seat auditorium with a full suite of audiovisual equipment and exclusive use of the South Hall Gallery and Events Space. The Board and Bute Rooms, split across three levels, can accommodate private dining, meetings, workshops, and weddings. The suite includes the circular Bute Room, the Boardroom with panoramic windows overlooking Edinburgh's Old Town, and a private roof terrace with 360-degree views of the city. The Hawthornden Court and Kingdom of the Scots provide contemporary spaces for evening entertaining, with the Kingdom of the Scots Gallery offering a unique location for pre-dinner drinks or large receptions. The Early People Gallery, with its atmospheric setting and dramatic exhibits, is suitable for receptions and small dinners. The Grand Gallery and other galleries at the National Museum of Scotland can be accessed for guided tours, exclusive access, or private views, adding an exciting element to events.

250 Reception

Rooftops

From From £800.00 / Venue Fee

Rooftops on Level 5 of the National Museum of Scotland is a prestigious setting with floor to ceiling windows and a fabulous outlook over Edinburgh’s Old Town and unrivalled views of the castle. It is an ideal setting for hosting breakfast meetings, lunches, receptions, dinners, and other events. The space also features a private roof terrace, which can be used for receptions, BBQs, or as a photo opportunity. The venue offers a unique and stunning Edinburgh setting for a variety of events.

200 Theatre

Auditorium Complex

From From £5,000.00 / Minimum Spend

The Auditorium Complex at the National Museum of Scotland provides comprehensive facilities for conferencing, presentations, and performances. It includes a 200-seat Auditorium with a full suite of audiovisual equipment. The hire also includes exclusive use of the South Hall Gallery and Events Space, offering convenient spaces for breakout sessions, catering, and exhibitions. The space is suitable for a wide range of events, from intimate private dining and weddings to conferences and awards ceremonies. The versatile setting ensures an unforgettable event, surrounded by history and dramatic objects from the museum's collection.

100 Reception

Board and Bute Rooms

From From £3,000.00 / Minimum Spend

The Board and Bute Rooms at the National Museum of Scotland offer a stunning and versatile setting for a wide range of events. The suite of stunning private rooms is split across three levels and can accommodate events such as private dining, meetings, workshops, and weddings. The circular Bute Room is a striking and flexible space suitable for almost any occasion, while the Boardroom boasts a beautiful burr maple central table and panoramic windows overlooking Edinburgh’s Old Town and the Castle. The rooms are crowned with a private roof terrace offering 360-degree views of the city. The venue also offers the Hawthornden Court, Kingdom of the Scots, Early People gallery, and the Galleries, providing a variety of atmospheric spaces for different types of events.

About National Museum of Scotland

Bright, modern museum housing Scottish industrial history relics, natural history displays & a cafe. Victoria Warehouse is a completely unique and innovative event space located in the heart of Manchester. The venue features exposed walls, stone floors, and a raw urban backdrop, providing a stunning setting for weddings and other special events. The architecture of the Bays offers an intimate setting steeped in history, while The Cotton Sheds provide a blank canvas for designing a spectacular ambience. The venue is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and offers a dedicated wedding team to ensure that every wedding is unique and runs to perfection. With a capacity of up to 300 for ceremonies and up to 260 for dining in The Bays, and a capacity of up to 1000 for ceremonies and up to 700 for dining in The Cotton Sheds, Victoria Warehouse is an ideal choice for both traditional and contemporary celebrations. The venue works with award-winning caterers to provide outstanding service and imaginative menus. Additionally, the venue offers evening reception packages and private bar facilities, making it a perfect choice for celebrating special occasions. Victoria Warehouse is easily accessible by car and public transport, making it a convenient choice for hosting events in Manchester.


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