About this space
Painted by the French artist Pierre Victor Galland in 1822 this beautiful room is decorated with elaborate stucco work celebrating arts and science. A carved white marble fireplace in Louis VI style completes the room in which Eleanor Roosevelt, first Lady of the United States took tea with the American troops in October 1942.
The room can now be hired for private functions and it can accommodate up to 50 people for a standing reception and 30 for a private dinner.
Catering and drinks
Music & sound equipment
Rules of the space
Music has a decibel restriction and end time in certain rooms