NFT3 Auditorium at BFI Southbank

Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XT Show map
Waterloo Station (450 yd)
Hannah G.

Hannah G.

Safety rules may apply in this venue
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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 mid-sized NFT3 auditorium offers comfortable raked seating and a large presentation space in front of the screen, ideal for product launches, panel discussions, conferences, talks and screenings.

The large screen creates a vibrant and dynamic backdrop and can support slick presentations to enhance the impact of your event.

All AV within NFT2 is yours to use as part of your hire fee, and you will also be provided with a Technician and an Event Coordinator to ensure your event goes smoothly.

Over the years, the BFI has served as a preferred partner for staging events for leading corporate, tech, automotive and entertainment brands.

Our professional and dedicated team are always on hand to help you create a successful and memorable event no matter what the format – their high calibre service and flawless delivery is the prime reason why many companies repeatedly rebook our spaces to host their most high-profile events.

As a venue hire client you can avail of immense flexibility with branding of our spaces. Previous clients have visually transformed the physical space to the full extent possible using brand-coordinated lighting effects, poster and digital displays, wraps and vinyling, personalised entrances and a red carpet welcome – making sure your brand is fully integrated into this iconic venue ensures your event is impressive and impactful.

Events at NFT3 can be booked with other inspirational social spaces within the BFI Southbank such as the Blue Room or the Riverfront restaurant and Balcony Bar, which provide the perfect venues for pre or post-event networking.

Delegates and guests will find it easy to make their way to the BFI Southbank for your event as the location enjoys great public transport links via nearby Waterloo Station.


Capacity

Theatre
up to 134

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Tuesday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Wednesday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Thursday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Friday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2100 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Saturday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2400–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £4800 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Sunday
9:00 – 22:30
from £2400–£6000 hire fee
Per morning
9:00 – 13:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £4800 hire fee
Per afternoon
13:00 – 17:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per evening
18:00 – 22:30
from £6000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Air conditioning
2K projection
3.5m x 8.2m size screen
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

The BFI Southbank is a landmark venue in which to host your next conference or company gathering, allowing your guests to enjoy a unique event in a location that has been home to many memorable moments in the UK's film and cinema history for over 50 years.

The BFI Southbank comprises a number of iconic venues located on a highly desirable riverfront location at London’s Southbank, with excellent connectivity to public transport via Waterloo Station.

Over the years, we have staged inspiring events for leading corporate, tech, automotive and entertainment brands and many others.

The BFI Southbank offers 4 high-spec auditoria. Capacities range from an intimate Studio seating 38 to the 450-seater NFT1 auditorium that offers superb cinema projection, as well as mid-size auditoria seating 125 -138 that offer immensely flexible event spaces.

The auditorium spaces are perfect for hosting conferences, award ceremonies, screenings, company annual general meetings, product launches and project presentation spaces – especially if you are looking for the highest spec of audio-visual presentation – all of which are provided within the hire cost of the space.

We are also home to several versatile and stylish reception spaces, including an elegant restaurant and bar with views of the river Thames, which offer a great social space to host a welcome breakfast for delegates, an evening networking gathering, cocktail reception or staff Christmas gathering.


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