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Venue price From £7750
Venue capacity 120 - 500 people

Spaces at Banqueting House

The double height ceilings in the Main Hall mean for fantastic acoustics, in this grandiose, light and airy space. The space has a reception capacity of 500. A stunning venue to host an extra special evening. The Grecian pillars and fantastic ceiling painting are an excellent framework for fundraisers and charity balls, concerts and award ceremonies, fashion shows to drinks receptions and all manner of extra special celebrations.

Situated below the main hall is the undercroft. Once the drinking den of James I, this space provides a change of atmosphere and modernity to the floor above. It's warm lighting and interesting alcoves make it a romantic setting for a wedding ceremony or wedding reception. It can host up to 150 for a civil ceremony, up to 380 fora drinks, 120 to dine or 250 for an after party. The atmosphere can be adapted with floristry and lighting to reflect the couples taste or to change the mood for the evening.

About Banqueting House

Specially created for entertaining in 1622, the Banqueting House is a dazzling historic venue in the heart of London. Designed by Inigo Jones for James I in the Palladian style, it is one of England's earliest Classical buildings. Your guests will walk in the footsteps of royalty as they enjoy their event under the magnificent ceiling painted by Sir Peter Paul Rubens. With its glittering chandeliers and soaring pillars, it is an ideal setting for dinners, receptions and award ceremonies. Underneath the Main Hall is the atmospheric vaulted Undercroft suitable for more intimate dinners.