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Venues for hire

Home to some of the most recognisable monuments and buildings in the world, the City of London has a range of business and conference venues, from ultra-modern spaces to ancient locations steeped in history.

City of London Corporation venues

The City Corporation owns, maintains and/or facilitates a number of venues ideal for any purpose from large-scale conferences in impressive settings right through to small offices perfect for a business meeting.


A grand setting for banquets, conferences and events, the magnificent gothic Guildhall provides a stunning and atmospheric setting with a host of room options. Find out more at the dedicated events website or email the events team for more details.

Museum of London

Home to the story of London from prehistoric times to the modern day, the Museum of London provides a unique and modern setting for a range of events from conferences through to meetings. Find out more at the Museum's website.

City Business Library

The UK's leading library dedicated to providing business resources, the City Business Library caters for meetings and events. Find out more at the venue's website or email the team for more details.

The City Centre

The City Centre is the place to discover the Square Mile - past, present and future - thanks to its scale model of the City of London and its view of London's Roman Amphitheatre. Find out more.

Tower Bridge

The most famous bridge in the world provides a stunning backdrop to your event - there's nowhere else like it. Find out more at Tower Bridge's website.

Barbican Centre

Europe's largest multi-arts and conference venue and home to the London Symphony Orchestra, the Barbican has a range of auditoria, rooms and spaces available for a wide range of events. Find out more at the Barbican website.

Third-party venues

We have compiled a selection of events spaces below and hope that you find what you are looking for - if you'd like to enquire about the venues below, please contact them directly. The London City Selection and The City Collection may also help you find the perfect venue in the Square Mile.

Give your conference the professional touch

If you're planning an event or conference in the City, then give your attendees the best experience possible by hiring our bespoke Event Concierge Service (2.75MB), provided by the City Information Centre. Friendly, knowledgeable and multi-lingual staff will be on-hand to help your delegates make the most of their time in London, and come equipped with outstanding local knowledge, maps, leaflets and visitor information, and facilities for booking hotels, tours, shows and more.

Should you be staying in the city over night, take a look at our hotels section.

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  1. Conference facilities at 1 Salisbury Square 1 Salisbury Square
    The Arbitration and Mediation Centre at Sport Resolutions contains bright, modern and private rooms. Available to hire for meetings, seminars and presentations. 1 Salisbury Square EC4Y 8AE
  2. 110 Bishopsgate meeting room for hire 110 Bishopsgate
    This newly built skyscraper has meeting rooms strategically situated on floors 17-19 with spectacular panoramic views of the London skyline. The Atrium space can host up to 70 people for champagne and canapé events. 110 Bishopsgate, EC2N 4AY
  3. 125 Old Broad Street meeting room for hire 125 Old Broad Street
    Recently built on the site of the former Stock Exchange, 125 Old Broad Street provides high levels of natural light. The Boardroom seats up to 14 people and plays host to a collection of antique toys and artwork. Smaller rooms are also available. 125 Old Broad Street, EC2N 1AR
  4. MCA Boardroom layout 36-38 Cornhill
    Large, bright meeting room with plenty of natural daylight and the latest in technology. An ideal space for meetings located near to Bank underground station. 36-38 Cornhill, London EC3V 3NG
  5. Lombard Street meeting room for hire 4 Lombard Street
    This historically important Grade II listed building offers a range of meeting rooms, some of which overlook the Bank of England and The Royal Exchange. The Boardroom seats up to 12 people and the smaller Bank Suite seats up to 10 people. 4 Lombard Street EC3V 9HD
  6. America Square America Square Conference Centre
    Training venue, meeting rooms and conference spaces available for events up to 250 people. Bright and modern in design. 1 America Square, 17 Crosswall EC3N 2LB
  7. Apothecaries Great Hall Apothecaries' Hall
    Historic livery hall with three rooms, the Great Hall, with its 24-branch candelabrum, and the smaller Court Room and Parlour. Blackfriars Lane EC4V 6EJ
  8. Armourers Hall Armourers' Hall
    Beautiful, ornately decorated livery hall with stunning Livery Hall and Drawing Rooms as well as other spaces for more intimate events. 81 Coleman Street EC2R 5BJ
  9. The Baltic Exchange Baltic Exchange (The)
    Built in 1923 built building and boasting one of London's finest board rooms, this makes a prestigious setting for meetings, presentations, lunches, seminars and other events.
  10. Banking Hall set up for a dinner Banking Hall
    A Grade II listed building, designed in the 1930s with an Art Deco feel. The Main Hall can accommodate 150 to 900 guests, and the Counting Room can host 50-150 seated or 100-250 standing guests. 14 Cornhill, EC3V 3ND.
  11. Barber Surgeon's Hall Barber Surgeon's Hall
    This livery hall by Guildhall has a modern Great Hall (containing the famous portrait of Henry VIII by Hans Holbein) and three further spaces. Monkwell Square, Wood Street EC2Y 5BL
  12. Barbican Barbican Centre
    From an impressive conservatory to a major auditorium, boardrooms, and conference suites and cinemas, the Barbican is one of London's most important hire venues. Silk Street EC2Y 8DS
  13. Bishopsgate Institute Bishopsgate Institute
    Close to the Liverpool Street Station and Spitalfields Market, Bishopsgate provides space for conferences, launches, examinations, rehearsals and more intimate meetings. 230 Bishopsgate EC2M 4QH
  14. Brewers Hall Brewers' Hall
    Situated in Aldermanbury Square by Guildhall, this historic livery hall is suitable for events from banquets, conferences, exhibitions, receptions, training courses, presentations to more intimate occasions. Aldermanbury Square EC2V 7HR
  15. Brewery (The) Brewery (The)
    A popular venue for parties, Grade II-listedThe Brewery has six versatile event spaces which can be hired individually or as a whole venue for larger events. Chiswell Street EC1Y 4SD
  16. Butchers' Hall Butchers' Hall
    The impressive-looking doors of the Butchers' Company's home are open to organisers of business meetings, conferences, weddings receptions, luncheons, dinners and private parties. 87 Bartholomew Close EC1A 7EB
  17. Dining table and chairs in a bar C&B Venues
    A total of 10 C&B venues are available within the Square Mile. Facilities range from basement bars to outdoor terraces, suitable for business or personal events and with capacity ranging from 60-350. Various locations within the Square mile.
  18. Carpenters' Hall Carpenters' Hall
    Opened in 1960, the Carpenters' banqueting hall seats up to 220. There is also a spacious entrance hall and reception area and smaller rooms. Throgmorton Avenue EC2N 2JJ
  19. city business library rooms to hire City Business Library
    A range of rooms and spaces available for hire from 8 to 200 capacity including an IT training room. Charity rates available. Contact for more information. Guildhall, Aldermanbury EC2V 7HH.
  20. city marketing suite City Marketing Suite
    Based at Guildhall, this venue boasts an interactive model of the Square Mile - a great talking point for receptions. There is also a board room and a conference room with views onto London's only Roman Amphitheatre.
  21. City Temple City Temple
    This conference centre is based in a large listed building with a variety of rooms and foyers that can accommodate anything from a one-to-one meeting to a 900 person conference. Holborn Viaduct EC1A 2DE
  22. Clothworkers' Hall Clothworkers' Hall
    This Livery Hall has three main ceremonial rooms: the Entrance Hall, Reception Room and Livery Hall. If you require additional space, there's the Library, Drawing Room, Court and Court Luncheon Rooms. Dunster Court, Mincing Lane EC3R 7AH
  23. Coopers' Hall Coopers' Hall
    The smallest and one of the oldest Livery Halls is a beautifully preserved pre-Georgian town house which can host lunches, dinners, meetings, conferences and receptions. 13 Devonshire Square EC2M 4TH
  24. Copa de Cava venue for hire Copa de Cava
    The UK’s first authentic cava bar offers a unique space for corporate events, weddings, and other special occasions. The venue's private hire caters for up to 200 guests with a late night license, cavas from Spain and tapas. 33 Blackfriars Lane, EC4V 6EP
  25. Outside terrace including tables, plants and other furniture Devonshire Terrace
    Situated in the western courtyard of Devonshire Square, this venue offers a variety of spaces for a range of events, including intimate private dining rooms and a large outside covered courtyard. 9 Devonshire Square, EC2M 4WY
  26. Dr Johnson's House Dr Johnson's House
    This beautiful Georgian townhouse set in a quiet spot off Fleet Street can cater for 80 people at drinks receptions and up to 40 for dinner. 17 Gough Square EC4A 3DE
  27. Drapers Hall Drapers' Hall
    This very grand livery hall has a suite of rooms for hire, including the main hall, two court rooms and a historic garden and courtyard. Throgmorton Avenue EC2N 2DQ
  28. The Dutch Hall coloufully lit in blues and purples Dutch Hall
    A beautifully renovated venue between Moorgate, Bank and Liverpool Street and originally dating from 1550. The Grade II listed Hall has three spaces available for any type of events, including dinners, conferences and receptions drinks. Austin Friars, EC2N 2HA
  29. Farmers' and Fletchers' Hall Farmers' and Fletchers' Hall
    Located close to the Barbican, this Hall has three flexible, interconnecting rooms, a spacious Livery Hall and a Reception and Court Room. The Hall is currently being refurbished and will reopen in summer 2015. 3 Cloth Street EC1A 7LDT
  30. Fishmongers' Hall Fishmongers' Hall
    This popular venue, right on the Thames at the north side of London Bridge, has four lavishly decorted rooms available for hire for all types of events. London Bridge EC4R 9EL.
  31. Founders' Hall Founders' Hall
    This contemporary livery hall in Smithfield is secluded in one of London’s oldest streets and offers a variety of rooms over three floors. 1 Cloth Fair EC1A 7HT
  32. Furniture Makers' Hall Furniture Makers' Hall
    An impressive listed building in a lovely little cul-de-sac was acquired by the Funiture Makers' in 2005. 12 Austin Friars EC2N 2HE
  33. Image of Gaucho City tables and chairs Gaucho City
    Housed in what were once the gold-holding vaults of the Bank of England, Gaucho City offers conference facilities, business meetings for breakfast, lunch and dinner, private dining and events space for up to 100 guests. 1 Bell Inn Yard EC3V 0BL
  34. Gibson Hall Gibson Hall
    A striking building on Bishopsgate close to Liverpool Street Station, this venue has an impressive main hall as well as a garden room and garden. 13 Bishopsgate EC2N 3BA
  35. Glaziers' Hall Glaziers' Hall
    Situated right on the Thames at the south side of London Bridge, this Livery Hall can cater for groups of 10 to 600 guests. 9 Montague Close, London Bridge SE1 9DD
  36. Goldsmiths' Hall Goldsmiths' Hall
    As you expect from the Goldsmiths', they have a very fine and ornate Hall, just along from the Guildhall, which makes a majestic setting for functions. Foster Lane EC2V 6BN
  37. Grange Hotel City Grange Hotel City
    A state-of-the-art, double height, flexible auditorium, suitable This modern hotel opposite St Paul's has a double-height auditorium as well as eight training rooms, seven syndicate suites, two further meeting rooms and four executive dining suites. 8-14 Cooper's Row EC3N 2BQ
  38. Grange St Paul's Grange Hotel St Paul's
    The purpose-built conference and banqueting suites at this 5* hotel by St Pauls can cater to parties ranging from six to over 1000 people. Also has an array of bars, restaurants and private outdoor spaces. 10 Godliman Street EC4V 5AJ
  39. Grange Hotel Tower Bridge Grange Hotel Tower Bridge
    Located just to the east of the City, this smart and modern hotel can cater for events for up to 1,500 guests. 45 Prescot Street E1 8GP
  40. Grocers' Hall Grocers' Hall
    Home of The Grocers’ Company since 1426, this venue ticks the 'heritage' boxes but is fitted with modern facilities, including the latest audio visual technology. Princes Street EC2R 8AD
  41. Guildhall Guildhall
    This majestic 600 year-old building set in a spacious courtyard, has many impressive spaces to hire, including the Great Hall, crypts and Old Library. Gresham Street EC2V 5AE
  42. Haberdashers' Hall Haberdashers' Hall
    Modern venue with a pretty courtyard close to Smithfield Market. Has a grand hall as well as a luncheon room. 18 West Smithfield EC1A 9HQ
  43. Holland House meeting room for hire Holland House
    An architecturally-important Grade II listed building in a prestigious location that has been professionally restored. The Boardroom, overlooking the Gherkin Piazza, seats up to 14 people; a smaller round room for four is also available. 1-4 Bury Street EC3A 5AW
  44. Inner Temple Inner Temple
    Based in the heart of London’s legal quarter, the Inner Temple is one of the four ancient Inns of Court and is an impressive venue for weddings and receptions , banqueting and corporate events. Crown Office Row, Temple EC4Y 7HL
  45. Innholders' Hall Innholders' Hall
    Just to the south of Cannon Street, this old livery hall has three wood panelled rooms - a Great Hall and two Court Rooms. 30 College Street, Dowgate Hill EC4R 2RH
  46. Ironmongers' Hall Ironmongers' Hall
    The four magnificent rooms at this Livery Hall close to the Barbican are impressively decorated and can house up to 168 guests. Shaftesbury Place EC2Y 8AA
  47. The Leadenhall Building at night Leadenhall Street Bank
    A new venue in the 'Cheesegrater' offering conferencing and corporate facilities for engagements of all sizes. Large-size meeting rooms and a very corporate environment mean that this venue is particularly suitable for corporate events. Leadenhall Street, EC3V 4QT
  48. London Capital Club London Capital Club
    This private members club has six private dining rooms which can host seminars, banquets or cocktail parties. All have plenty of natural light and the largest, the Oriental Room can accommodate up to 150. 15 Abchurch Lane EC4N 7BW
  49. London Chamber of Commerce London Chamber of Commerce
    The LCC has contemporary rooms available for hire for conferences, training sessions and meetings, with on-site catering. 33 Queen Street EC4R 1AP
  50. Merchant Taylors' Hall Merchant Taylors' Hall
    This livery hall close to the Bank of England, in the heart of the City, has seven function rooms and can cater for guests from 10-700. 30 Threadneedle Street EC2R 8JB
  51. Middle Temple Hall Middle Temple Hall
    Located in the heart of London’s legal quarter, Middle Temple Hall is one of the four ancient Inns of Court. Just a few minutes from Fleet Street, the Strand and Embankment and overlooking the river Thames, the secluded environment lends itself to corporate and private events. Middle Temple Lane EC4Y 9AT
  52. External view of Minster Exchange Minster Exchange
    A multi-functional event space for a variety of occasions, with three interlocking function suites for private board meetings through to a restaurant catering for 2 to 500 people. Mincing Court, Minster Lane EC3R 7PP
  53. Museum of London Museum of London
    This revamped Museum has flexible event space for day or night, whether you plan to host a drinks reception for up to 1,000 people, a dinner for up to 350 guests or conference for 240. 150 London Wall EC2Y 5HN
  54. No 1 Cornhill No 1 Cornhill
    Grade II listed building with a classic domed roof and an exterior of Portland Stone. Eight rooms are available for meetings, conferences and a receptions; the Club Lounge has a capacity of 100. No. 1 Cornhill, EC3V 3ND
  55. One Moorgate Place One Moorgate Place
    Grade II listed building packed with original features. Has high-spec conferencing facilities, modern spacious meeting rooms and a range of elegant spaces for private dining and events. One Moorgate Place EC2R 6EA
  56. Painter Stainers' Hall Painter Stainers' Hall
    Home to the Painter Stainers' Company, this Livery Hall has three beautiful rooms - the Livery Hall, Court Room and Painted Chamber. 9 Little Trinity Lane EC4V 2AD
  57. Pewterers' Hall Pewterers' Hall
    1960s Livery Hall, home to the Pewterers' Company which has three rooms to hire, catering to up to 120 guests. Oat Lane EC2V 7DE
  58. Plaisterers’ Hall Plaisterers’ Hall
    Opened in 1972, the Plaisterers have the largest Livery Hall in the City which can host conferences, road shows, presentations, parties and wedding receptions. 1 London Wall EC2Y 5JU
  59. Saddlers' Hall Saddlers' Hall
    Classical style mansion house moments from St. Paul's Cathedral. Has plenty of rooms filled with period furniture to chose from, including the Great Hall and Livery Hall. 40 Gutter Lane EC2V 6BR
  60. Salters’ Hall Salters’ Hall
    Livery Hall with an ash panelled Banqueting Hall, Court Room, a small Dining Room, office accommodation and Garden. The Hall commands view sover London Wall and St Paul's Cathedral. 4 Fore Street EC2Y 5DE
  61. Skinners' Hall Skinners' Hall
    Describing itself as a "country house in the centre of the City" this Grade 1 listed building dating from 1670, with a selection of rooms to hire and a roof garden. 8 Dowgate Hill EC2R 2SP
  62. St Bride Foundation St. Bride Foundation
    Tucked away behind Fleet Street is this venue which has a Great Hall and Theatre for up to 150 a series of smaller spaces for intimate events. Bride Lane, Fleet Street EC4Y 8EQ
  63. Stationers Hall Stationers' Hall
    Majestic Grade I-listed livery hall near to St Paul's. Completed in 1673 after the Great Fire of London, it has three imposing, inter-linking rooms and a secluded garden. Ave Maria Lane, Ludgate Hill EC4M 7DD
  64. Tallow Chandlers' Hall Tallow Chandlers' Hall
    Livery hall close to Cannon Street Station which can cater for a variety of events with up to 120 guests. 4 Dowgate Hill EC4R 2SH
  65. The Tower Hotel The Tower Hotel
    Four-star hotel on the Thames by Tower Bridge with space for meetings and conferences. St Katharine's Way E1W 1LD
  66. Tower Bridge Tower Bridge
    Award-winning event space in the world's most famous bridge. There are four spaces - the panoramic high-level walkways, the majestic Victorian Engine Rooms, the Bridge Master's Dining Room and the North Tower Lounge. Tower Bridge SE1 2UP
  67. Tower of London Tower of London
    A not-unimpressive venue for an event, the Tower of London is one of London's most impressive landmarks and can be hired in part or fully. Tower Hill EC3N 4AB
  68. Trinity House exterior at night Trinity House
    Overlooking the Tower of London and the River Thames, Trinity House has an imposing neo-classical façade, designed by Samuel Wyatt in 1794. Inside are a series of elegant banqueting and conference rooms. Tower Hill EC3N 4DH
  69. Vintners’ Hall Vintners’ Hall
    The home of the Vintners Company, close to the Thames, this hall has six rooms for hire including ther Livery Hall and a roof garden. Upper Thames Street EC4V 3BG
  70. Watermen and Lightermen's Hall Watermen and Lightermen's Hall
    Beautiful Georgian hall easily accessible from London Bridge, Cannon Street and Liverpool Street stations, suitable for conferencing, receptions and weddings. 16-18 St Mary-at-Hill EC3R 8EE
  71. Wax Chandlers' Hall Wax Chandlers' Hall
    Situated just opposite Guildhall, this is the sixth livery hall on the site since 1501. It can cater for up to 100 guests. 6 Gresham Street EC2V 7AD
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