Great Hall at Wills Memorial Building

Queens Rd,, Bristol, BS8 1RJ Show map
Clifton
Venues & Events T.

Venues & Events T.

About this space

The stunning Great Hall boasts high ceilings, floor space of 405m2 and carved oak panelled wood. It is perfect for a wide variety of events including prestigious banquets, drinks receptions, exhibitions, lectures and award ceremonies. It has also been used as a set for several television programmes over the years.

There is a stage and the room has full audio-visual equipment.


Capacity

Standing
up to 500
Dining
up to 270
Theatre
up to 800
Cabaret
up to 150
Classroom
up to 250

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Tuesday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Wednesday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Thursday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Friday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2050 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Saturday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2300 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2300 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Sunday
9:00 – 22:00
from £2300 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £2300 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Pricing based on one day hire. Prices available for evening hire only, please ask.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation fee payable to the venue depending on the notice period:

  • 180+ days prior to the event No fee, guest receives full refund
  • 90 - 179 days prior to the event Fee payable is 20% of total hire cost
  • 30 - 89 days prior to the event Fee payable is 30% of total hire cost
  • 14 - 29 days prior to the event Fee payable is 50% of total hire cost
  • Less than 14 days prior to the event Fee payable is 100% of total hire cost

Guest may move the event date of a confirmed booking to another date within 12 months from the original date, at no cost.


Catering and drinks

No in-house catering
Approved caterers only
External catering not allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Air conditioning
Computer
Lectern Microphone
Lapel Microphone
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Natural light
Storage space
Accommodation available
Parking available

Music & sound equipment

PA system / music speakers available
Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Rules of the space

No dancing allowed in the Great Hall.


The Wills Memorial Building at the top of Park Street is a true Bristol icon and makes a dramatic and inspiring venue. A sweeping double stone staircase and carved stone vaulted ceiling leading to the impressive Great Hall and Reception Room, both with acres of carved oak, panelled walls and lead windows.

Perfect for a banquet, an Awards ceremony, conference or exhibition, space is flexible and impressive.


Other spaces and event packages at this venue

from £900
hire fee / per day
from £400
hire fee / per day

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