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British Library

The British Library is the national library of the UK and houses over 150 million items. Conveniently located between Euston and Kings Cross St Pancras, the British Library offers unique and flexible event spaces for meetings, conferences, lectures, dinners, receptions and more.

Spaces at British Library

  • 35 - 279m2 (377 - 3000ft2)
  • 12 - 280 people
  • Ddisabled access

Brontë Room

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This versatile space can be partitioned into two rooms if necessary. It is well equipped with in-built AV facilities, with air conditioning allowing you to be comfortable.

  • 70m2 (753ft2)
  • 20 - 62 people
  • D disabled access

Suitable for up to 60 guests for a dinner. Ideal for hosting corporate clients from overseas in an iconic space in central London.

  • 70m2 (753ft2)
  • 20 - 62 people
  • D disabled access

Knowledge Centre - Theatre

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The Theatre is perfect for large gatherings such as presentations, conferences, award ceremonies, graduations, screenings and product launches. The space is air conditioned and has a flexible stage layout. Included with our Theatre is the Foyer which is the perfect setting for exhibitions, showcases and receptions.

  • 217m2 (2336ft2)
  • 255 people
  • D disabled access

The ultimate setting for various types of gatherings such as, conferences, seminars, book launches, product launches and many more. With a beautiful view and natural daylight, adjustable lighting to suit your needs and colour scheme. Included with our Theatre is the Foyer which is the perfect setting for exhibitions, showcases and receptions.

  • 217m2 (2336ft2)
  • 255 people
  • D disabled access

An impressive setting for a film screening . With a beautiful view and natural daylight. This space has adjustable lighting to suit your needs and colour scheme. Included with our Theatre is the Foyer which is the perfect setting for exhibitions, showcases and receptions.

  • 217m2 (2336ft2)
  • 255 people
  • D disabled access

King's Library Gallery

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The Kings Library Gallery provides an iconic backdrop for your pre and post event canapé reception or dinner, your guests can enjoy the view over the British Library and its stunning centre piece the Kings Library, a historical collection formed by George III.

  • 46m2 (500ft2)
  • 80 - 200 people
  • D disabled access

Dickens Room

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A light filled meeting room in the British Library's knowledge centre,

  • 35m2 (377ft2)
  • 12 - 25 people
  • D disabled access

This may be the smallest of the event spaces in the British Library Conference Centre but it boasts character with its large windows and distinctive panelled walls, this space Ideal for a small demonstration or presentation, and enables you to host a whole range of book launches and product launches.

  • 35m2 (377ft2)
  • 12 - 25 people
  • D disabled access

Eliot Room

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An ideal event space boasting character with its high ceilings, large windows offering natural daylight. With a blackout facility available, the Eliot Room is often hired for exclusive functions. Adjustable lighting enables you to create the perfect setting for your meeting or event.

  • 65m2 (700ft2)
  • 24 - 80 people
  • D disabled access

A flawless space boasting personality with its high ceilings, large windows offering endless amounts of natural daylight with a blackout facility where needed. It has adjustable lighting to enable you to create the perfect atmosphere. This popular setting can be used for various types of meetings and events from a boardroom meeting to a networking reception.

  • 65m2 (700ft2)
  • 24 - 80 people
  • D disabled access

Chaucer Room

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This space is great for small gatherings and has direct access to the Theatre. It is well lit with skylights but, if necessary, there are facilities to block out the light.

  • 69m2 (742ft2)
  • 20 - 50 people

Terrace Restaurant and Terrace

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With its curved glass wall and modern architecture the terrace restaurant is the perfect venue for your own private networking event, post conference or for formal dinners and award ceremonies. During the summer months the adjoining terrace provides a stunning venue for barbeques and cocktail parties.

  • 279m2 (3000ft2)
  • 100 - 280 people
  • D disabled access

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