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Venue price From £500 per hour
Venue capacity 20 - 2000 people

Spaces at Museum of London Docklands


The Sugar Store is a dedicated events space on the ground floor. With striking pitch pine columns and original shuttered windows It is a perfect blank canvas that can be adapted to suit dinners for up to 200, receptions for up to 300, exhibitions and daytime events. With onsite event lighting available it is a popular space for corporate dinners, conference events and Christmas parties in London.


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 2000 people for a reception.


The Wilberforce Room is a flexible, multi-purpose space that can host events for up to 273 guests theatre style, 240 for dinner or 350 standing. Perfect for a variety of different events, from conferences to dinners and parties, the Wilberforce Room has all of the unique charm of a 19th century warehouse, whilst being brought up to date with a state of the art audio-visual system. There is direct access to the adjacent Quayside Room which provides the perfect breakout space.


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. These can be hired in isolation or in conjunction with each other and other event spaces.


With original pine columns and exposed brickwork, the Rum Store is a unique and contemporary space against the backdrop of Canary Wharf's only Grade I listed building. It features a private terraced area and is perfect for events, summer parties and BBQs as well as conferences and meetings.


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.


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.


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.

About 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.