The Henry Wellcome Auditorium is located within Wellcome Collection a cultural venue for the incurably curious, the auditorium is a spacious, tiered auditorium for up to 154 delegates, with a stage area which can accommodate up to nine speakers with a top table or six speakers with a top table and lectern. The auditorium comes with an AV technician and PA system - including four top top table, three lapel, two hand held and one lectern microphone. The auditorium is fantastic for all types of events from product launches through to AGM's.
The Reading Room is an innovative hybrid of gallery, library and events space, designed to encourage visitors to indulge their curiosity and explore. The space is open to the public during the day but is available for private hire from 18:30 Friday through to Sunday. The Reading Room accommodates up to 160 guests and we can provide drinks and canapes for guests to enjoy while exploring the space.
The Atrium on level 0 is Wellcome Collection's largest, most flexible event space. As your guests arrive, they are welcomed by the sight of the dramatic spiral staircase, designed by Stirling Prize-winning architects WilkinsonEyre, and Feel, an iconic sculpture by Antony Gormley. With a capacity of up to 396, the Atrium is suitable for events such as awards ceremonies, corporate celebrations and product launches. Wellcome Shop is also located within the Atrium and can work with you to host a book launch or literary awards ceremony. This space offers a fantastic blank canvas.
The Burroughs room is a spacious space which works very well for board meetings, presentations, training and workshops. It can host a maximum of 60 guests in a theatre style or 30 in a boardroom or cabaret style. The space comes with the foyer area outside the room for the registration and catering.