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Barbican Centre

As well as being a world class arts venue, the Barbican also boasts one it's very own tropical Conservatory, which is one of the most unusual venues in London for weddings.

Spaces at Barbican Centre

  • 9 - 326m2 (96 - 3509ft2)
  • 20 - 1989 people
  • Ddisabled access

Barbican Hall

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The Hall offers an intimate, yet persuasive, atmosphere with excellent sight lines, tiered seating and air conditioning ensuring comfort whilst keeping audiences involved and alert.

  • 199m2 (2147ft2)
  • 1989 people
  • D disabled access

The Barbican Hall is the ultimate venue for larger conferences. This fixed seating arena has fantastic acoustics, tiered seating and beautiful lighting making it an excellent, professional and modern setting for a day conference for up to 1950 delegates.

  • 199m2 (2147ft2)
  • 1989 people
  • D disabled access

With its superb technical resources, intelligent design and excellent acoustics, Barbican Hall is justifiably acknowledged as one of the country's finest auditoriums for events.

  • 199m2 (2147ft2)
  • 1989 people
  • D disabled access

Frobisher Auditorium 2

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The cinema comes complete with full technical support, lighting, sound and presentation facilities. The raked seating makes for excellent sightlines and are complete with retractable writing tablets. For groups of 80 or more, Frobisher Auditorium 2 may be a suitable alternative to the conference suites.

  • 9m2 (96ft2)
  • 152 people
  • D disabled access

Frobisher Auditorium 2 is located on the Frobisher floor adjacent to 6 individual Frobisher rooms, a dedicated boardroom and our stunning catering areas.

  • 9m2 (96ft2)
  • 152 people
  • D disabled access

Barbican Theatre

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Whilst seating 1156 people, it is an unusually intimate space with no seat located more than 20 metres from the stage and excellent sight lines for all delegates.

  • 223m2 (2398ft2)
  • 1156 people
  • D disabled access

A private registration and catering area adjoining the Theatre will be available for your event and is included in the hire charge of the Theatre.

  • 223m2 (2398ft2)
  • 1156 people
  • D disabled access

Barbican Theatre is the ideal performance environment.

  • 223m2 (2398ft2)
  • 1156 people
  • D disabled access

Conservatory Terrace

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High up under the glass roof of the Centre, the Conservatory Terrace overlooks the tropical treetops of the Conservatory. Up to 200 guests may be accommodated in this magical setting for a either a drinks reception or private dining.

  • 326m2 (3509ft2)
  • 168 - 200 people
  • D disabled access

Cinema 1

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Recently refurbished and voted the most comfortable cinema in London, Cinema 1 boasts state of the art data and video projection supported by the Barbican's in-house technical team. Cinema 1 is also the ideal venue for private film screenings, and can be combined with a dinner or drinks in the Garden Room and Conservatory.

  • 39m2 (424ft2)
  • 280 people
  • D disabled access

Our on-site technical support, combined with the capacity to stage video-conferencing and satellite links, offers organisers all the facilities and expertise needed to stage even the most demanding conferencing event. Cinema 1 benefits from 3 simultaneous translation booths, fully-integrated stage lighting and two sound rigs which can be adapted to the individual needs of the client.

  • 39m2 (424ft2)
  • 280 people
  • D disabled access

It is the perfect venue for presentations and corporate meetings - during the recent refurbishment the auditorium lighting has been adapted to suit clients requirements and now enables us to colourwash the walls and ceiling in any corporate colours required.

  • 39m2 (424ft2)
  • 280 people
  • D disabled access

Frobisher Rooms

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The Frobisher rooms are ideal spaces for both smaller meetings and syndicate work, with 6 individual conference suites each seating up to 50 delegates in theatre style or 16 delegates in boardroom style. The suites are separated by removable sound proofed partitioning, allowing complete flexibility in combining these rooms to create larger flat floored spaces. When all partitioning are removed 2 large rooms accommodating up to 170 delegates in theatre style or 104 in classroom style each are created.

  • 96 - 170 people
  • D disabled access

Frobisher Auditorium 1

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Frobisher Auditorium 1 benefits from 4 simultaneous translation booths and includes the service of a dedicated technician. There is also fully-integrated stage lighting and two sound rigs which can be adapted to the individual needs of the client.

  • 12m2 (126ft2)
  • 246 people
  • D disabled access

Frobisher Auditorium 1 is located adjacent to the Frobisher Rooms, ensuring that both syndicate and catering areas are just a short walk away. Frobisher Auditorium 1 is the ideal venue for conferences, meetings and training days.

  • 12m2 (126ft2)
  • 246 people
  • D disabled access

This on-site technical support, combined with the capacity to stage video-conferencing and satellite links, offers organisers all the facilities and expertise needed to stage even the most demanding conferencing event.

  • 12m2 (126ft2)
  • 246 people
  • D disabled access

The Conservatory

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The Conservatory at the Barbican is one of the most unusual venues in London for weddings,. The space is a tropical utopia, get married among 2000 species of tropical plants and above 100's of species of tropical fish. The Conservatory is licensed to host wedding and civil partnership ceremonies.

  • 93m2 (1000ft2)
  • 72 - 150 people
  • D disabled access

The Conservatory at the Barbican is one of the most unusual venues in London for corporate events. The space is a tropical utopia, get networking among 2000 species of tropical plants and 100s of species of tropical fish. Protected by a large glass roof it is suitable in any weather condition with space for up to 150 guests.

  • 93m2 (1000ft2)
  • 72 - 150 people
  • D disabled access

Frobisher Boardroom

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Need a fully equipped meeting space at short notice? Frobisher Boardroom is designed to provide everything you need for a successful, creative meeting. Spacious, dedicated boardroom with at its centre a versatile 'Congress' table flanked by comfortable leather armchairs. The table can be adapted to various configurations in minutes and allows presenters to choose a room layout totally appropriate to their needs.

  • 68m2 (732ft2)
  • 20 people
  • D disabled access

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