About this room

Enlighten and inspire your guests with a tour of our galleries.

There are over 500,000 objects in the collections, dating from 200,000 years ago to the present, and origination from each of the continents.

We also have a dedicated catering team who can provide anything from canapés and finger buffets to formal dinners.

Our team are happy to work with you to produce a bespoke
menu to meet your needs.


Capacity

Standing

Standing

up to 500

Dining

Dining

up to 140


Starting prices

Hire Fee

M T W T F S S

18:00 - 22:30

from £2640 Per session

Package Per Person - Just pay a fixed price per person

M T W T F S S

18:00 - 22:30

from £30 Per session

*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT

Note on pricing

Venue hire is available from 6pm until 10.30pm. Extensions until 12.30am are available at an additional cost.

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.

Package per person details

Presidential Package
Includes unlimited Champagne, mineral water & orange juice
1-hour package £43
2-hour package £60

Executive Package
Includes unlimited House wines, premium bottled beers, mineral waters & orange juice
1-hour package £30
2-hour package £45

Corporate Package
Includes unlimited House wines, mineral waters & orange juice
1-hour package £25
2-hour package £40

All packages come with eight canapés per person

- Pickled beetroot and sheep’s cheese salad
- Wild mushroom choux buns
- Red pepper purée with goat’s cheese
- Roquefort and cranberry endives
- Balsamic tomato and pesto tart
- Savory dill, cream cheese, and beetroot gravadlax scone
- Langoustine tails in Feuille de brick with basil
- Beignet of veal sweetbreads with rosemary and onion cream
- Buttermilk chicken
- Cheddar beignets with sesame dressing
- Beef Wellington
- Spicy lava soup shot


Catering

In-house catering

Allows external catering

Approved caterers only

BYO alcohol allowed

Can provide alcohol

Kitchen facilities available

Can provide halal

Can provide kosher

Complimentary water

Extensive vegan menu

Extensive gluten-free menu

Complimentary tea and coffee

Buyout fee for external catering


Licences

Alcohol licence until 00:00


Room features

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi

Projector

Flatscreen TV

Whiteboard

Flipchart

Audiovisual (AV) equipment

Conference call facilities

Air conditioning

Natural light

Disabled access

Storage space

Accommodation available

Parking available


Venue welcomes

Ticketed events

Own music equipment /DJ

Enhanced security events


Rules of the space

Decibel limits to protect the art work.


The 19th-century Grade 11 listed building of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery offers a magnificent setting for entertaining, weddings, birthday parties, corporate events, and Christmas parties.

What we offer:
- Unique and impressive spaces and galleries for evening dinners, receptions, and standing buffets.
- Our newest venue is the Waterhall, a stunning Victorian building that is decorated with a modern, fresh look, creating the ideal mix of a historic location with a stylish contemporary feel, which provides the perfect backdrop for weddings and drinks receptions alike.
- Excellent dining facilities are provided in the beautifully renovated Edwardian Tearooms.
- The spectacular Round Room provides a dramatic backdrop for drinks receptions and buffets for up to 150 guests.

For events up to 250 people, you can extend into the adjacent Industrial Gallery which provides a striking double height gallery space displaying beautiful decorative arts.

The Edwardian Tearooms, Industrial Gallery and Round Room can be joined up to provide a suite of galleries that can cater for up to 500 guests.
The Waterhall can welcome 200 people for seated events and up to 250 for standing drinks receptions.

Central location - the Museum and Gallery are just a few minutes walk away from the city’s train stations, and midway between New Street Station and the International Convention Centre and National Indoor Arena.

Private viewing and tours can be arranged for the Pre-Raphaelite Galleries, Staffordshire Hoard Gallery and Birmingham History Galleries.
Venue hire is available from 6 pm until 10.30pm. Extensions until 12.30am are available at an additional cost. Equipment hire, musicians and flowers can also be arranged.

Venue hire is available from 6 pm until 10.30 pm. Extensions until 12.30am are available at an additional cost. Dedicated staff will work with you to tailor the options available to make your event a complete success.


Other rooms and event packages at this venue

from £1620
hire fee / per session
Round Room
Seating 60
Standing 150
from £1980
hire fee / per session
Industrial Gallery
Seating 140
Standing 250
from £1800
hire fee / per session
Edwardian Tearooms
Seating 150
Standing 200
from £2100
hire fee / per session
Waterhall
Seating 200
Standing 250

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