Old Council Chamber at Wills Memorial Building

Queens Rd,, Bristol, BS8 1RJ Show map
Clifton
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Pre-booking food and drink venues is recommended
All entry to premises is controlled, and alcohol served to seated patrons only
Groups limited to 4 people unless from a single household
Wedding receptions are limited to 15 with table service only
Outdoor gatherings based on 2m social distance rule
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About this space

The Old Council Chamber seats 60 guests in a curved, lecture-theatre style. The walls boast wood panelling and arched stoneware and are adorned with crests, portraits and coats of arms.

AV facilities include a computer, projector, screen and microphones. Ideal for small seminars, lectures, meetings and filming.


Capacity

U-Shaped
up to 60

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Tuesday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Wednesday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Thursday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Friday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Saturday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but prices available for evening hire only, please ask.
Sunday
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 22:00
from £400 hire fee
Note: All prices include VAT.
Prices quoted are for weekdays only. Price on application for weekends.
Pricing based on one day hire but 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
Natural light
Computer
Lectern Mic
Visualiser
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
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

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hire fee / per day
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hire fee / per day

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