About this room

This impressive room is fitting for meetings, lectures, launches, receptions, small lunches or breakfast. In addition this room has an adjoining door and can be hired with the Orpen Boardroom.

Meeting Room 1 is light and airy and affords views of the park that surrounds IWM London. It is located next to the Orpen Boardroom and Directors’ Boardroom which all span a balcony corridor looking out onto the heart of the Atrium. This stylish space is also ideal as a breakout or dedicated dining room.




up to 20



up to 10



up to 10

Starting prices

Hire Fee


9:00 - 17:00

from £360 Per day

*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT

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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


Alcohol licence until 00:30

Extension available

Room features

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi

Flatscreen TV Flatscreen TV

Natural light Natural light

Disabled access Disabled access




Audiovisual (AV) equipment

Conference call facilities

Air conditioning

Storage space

Accommodation available

Parking available

Venue welcomes

VIP events

Enhanced security events

Rules of the space

– Out of hours tour guides and daytime speakers available on request
– Early access available on request
– Some of our exhibits must be moved to accommodate seated dinners
dependent on your requested layout, this will incur an additional fee
– Access to Truth and Memory Exhibition: £750 +VAT
– Access to First World War Galleries: £1,000 +VAT

Imperial War Museum London is a stunning Grade II listed building, walking distance from Waterloo. Designed by Norman Foster, the spectacular space provides daytime rooms, meeting spaces, boardroom tables, break out rooms, cinema, conference room, private dining room, roof terrace and the main Atrium available for events.

IWM London hosts gala dinners, award ceremonies, fashion shows, charity auctions, private celebrations, barmitzvahs, press and product launches, breakfasts, receptions, seated lunches, dinners and presentations. IWM London is the perfect showcase for events, traditional and low-key or high profile and inspirational.

Boldness, initiative, endurance, authority, empathy and courage.

Other rooms and event packages at this venue

from £8400
hire fee / per evening
Seating capacity 380
Standing capacity 450
from £1560
hire fee / per day
Roof Terrace
Seating capacity 150
Standing capacity 240
from £864
hire fee / per afternoon
Orpen Boardroom
Seating capacity 60
Standing capacity 70
from £600
hire fee / per session
Directors’ Boardroom
Seating capacity 20
Standing capacity 30
from £12000
hire fee / per evening
Whole venue
Seating capacity 350
Standing capacity 1250

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