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Museum of London Docklands

The Museum of London Docklands traces the 2000 year history of London’s river, port and people, from the arrival of the Romans to the rise of Canary Wharf. It is located over five floors within a splendid late Georgian warehouse and is Canary Wharf’s only Grade 1 listed venue. The Museum offers outstanding settings for meetings and events.

Spaces at Museum of London Docklands

  • 52 - 1500m2 (560 - 16146ft2)
  • 16 - 1350 people
  • Ddisabled access

Whole Venue

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The entire museum can be hired out exclusively for large receptions and corporate events in the evening. In a unique location, and surrounded by the galleries and exhibitions, provide the perfect backdrop to a company event. The hire of the whole museum can have up to 1350 people for a reception.

  • 1500m2 (16146ft2)
  • 1350 people

Wilberforce Theatre

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The Wilberforce Theatre has tiered seating for up to 146 and is ideal for conferences and product launches. Room hire includes onsite AV equipment and technician. The Quayside Room is adjoining and could be used as breakout space for catering.

  • 205m2 (2207ft2)
  • 146 people
  • D disabled access

All Galleries

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The Museum of London Docklands has six stimulating and informative galleries which can be hired together for larger events and receptions. All featuring as part of the museum tour, the galleries are The Thames Highway Gallery, London Sugar and Slavery, Docklands at War, Trade Expansion Gallery, Sailortown, City and River Gallery.

  • 850m2 (9149ft2)
  • 800 people
  • D disabled access

Muscovado Hall

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The Muscovado Hall is the museum entrance during the day however can be transformed to provide a stunning backdrop for evening events. With exposed columns and oakwood floors an in-built bar can be erected, making it ideal for dinners and receptions. The whole ground floor can be hired for large receptions up to 400 people.

  • 517m2 (5565ft2)
  • 200 - 400 people

Docklands Boardroom

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The Docklands Boardroom features fantastic views of Canary Wharf. One of the nicest meeting rooms in London, the space is also used for private dinners.

  • 52m2 (560ft2)
  • 16 people
  • D disabled access

Sugar Store

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The Chris Ellmers Gallery is located on the ground floor near the Rum Store. It is a perfect blank canvas that can be adapted to suit dinners for up to 150, receptions for up to 250 or exhibitions. With onsite event lighting available it is a popular space for corporate dinners and Christmas parties in London.

  • 290m2 (3122ft2)
  • 26 - 250 people

Individual Galleries

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There are six distinct galleries available for evening hire. These are: The Thames Highway Gallery (reception 80, dinner 40); London Sugar and Slavery (reception 120); Docklands War (reception 100); Trade Expansion Gallery (reception 120, dinner 60); Sailortown, City and River (reception 200). They can be hired in isolation or in conjunction with other event spaces.

  • 130m2 (1399ft2)
  • 60 - 120 people

Quayside Room

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The Quayside Room is located on the third floor and overlooks Canary Wharf's imposing skyline. The bare brick walls provide a blank canvas for evening receptions and dinners. With full AV equipment the space is also an on of the best conference venues in London.

  • 132m2 (1421ft2)
  • 24 - 150 people
  • D disabled access

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