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Ondaatje Wing Main Hall

The Ondaatje Wing Main Hall is the atrium at the main entrance to the Gallery and provides a dramatic double height space. A versatile event space offering you the opportunity to host branded events, product launches, receptions and pop-up exhibitions. The Main Hall is adjacent to our special exhibition spaces, so provides the perfect setting for a private view of a major exhibition.

Available from 08.00 to 23.00.

  • From: £1,250.00
  • 200
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till 12am

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday except Saturday, Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 200

Costs

  • From: £1,250.00
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This light and innovative space, displaying familiar faces from the 1960s to 1990s, is ideal for pre-dinner drinks or an intimate reception. It also works perfectly when combined with the adjacent Victorian Galleries to provide a contrast of spaces, from the classic to the contemporary, to impress your guests.

Available from 08.00 to 23.00.

  • From: £2,500.00
  • 80
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till 12am

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday except Saturday, Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 80

Costs

  • From: £2,500.00
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Victorian Galleries

The stunning layout of the Victorian Galleries offers a unique and impressive chance to host a reception or dinner amongst those individuals who were the important figures in the era when the Gallery was founded. Magnificent marble busts align the central corridor and complement the spectacular design of these galleries.

Available from 07.00 to 23.00.

  • From: £2,500.00
  • 120
  • 200
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till 12am

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday except Saturday, Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 200
  • Seated Dining 120

Costs

  • From: £2,500.00
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Early 20th Century Galleries

The newly renovated Early 20th Century Galleries offer a revitalised display of works from a key turning point in British history. The beautiful space illustrates a poignant, visual transition of figures from the 1900s until the 1960s, coupled with a backdrop that offers guests a captivating and imperial atmosphere for a reception or dinner.

Available from 07.00 to 23.59.

  • From: £9,250.00
  • 70
  • 150
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till 12am

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 150
  • Seated Dining 70

Costs

  • From: £9,250.00
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17th and 18th Century Galleries

Spread across nine adjoining rooms, the 17th and 18th Century Galleries provide a fascinating insight into Restoration society. The layout makes it possible to have dinner for 230 guests seated through a series of rooms, or a more intimate dinner for 20 to 50 in just one room.

Available from 18.30 to 23.00.

  • From: £9,250.00
  • 230
  • 400
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till 12am

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday except Saturday, Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 400
  • Seated Dining 230

Costs

  • From: £9,250.00
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Regency in the Weldon Galleries

These sublime Galleries embody a combination of contemporary design with period Regency portraiture. The striking architectural scheme and vibrant silverleaf and turquoise silk-lined walls adds elegance and grandeur to any event.

Available from 18.30 to 23.30.

  • From: £9,250.00
  • 100
  • 150
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till 12am

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday except Saturday, Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 150
  • Seated Dining 100

Costs

  • From: £9,250.00
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Portrait Restaurant

With its dramatic panoramic windows that look down Whitehall taking in Nelson’s column and the London Eye, the Portrait Restaurant is a stunning setting in which to entertain.

Available from 08.00 to 23.00.

  • From: £1,250.00
  • 90
  • 150
Please select dates
Hire costs are based on access from 18.30 to 20.30 for a reception, and from 18.30 to 23.00 for dinner. Time extensions are possible until 00.00 for an additional £1,250 per hour. Breakfast hire is also available Monday to Friday, between 08.00 and 10.00 and is charged at an hourly rate of £1,250 per hour.

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Wedding
  • Meeting
  • Conference
  • Party
  • Dining
  • Reception

Additional Info

  • WIFI
  • Can bring external caterer own caterer (i.e. client)
  • Can bring own alcohol (i.e. client)
  • Can provide onsite caterer
  • Can provide onsite alcohol
  • Kitchen
  • Catering equipment available
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Basic AV facilities
  • Natural Light
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • Accessibility for Load-in
  • Sound Restriction
  • Exhibition / Activity Offering
  • Dry Hire
  • Blank Canvas

Licensing

  • Wedding
  • TENs available
  • Alcohol till

Availability

  • Monday - Sunday

Capacities

  • Standing Reception 150
  • Seated Dining 90

Costs

  • From: £1,250.00
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