About this room

Illuminate is a progressive new venue designed to both anticipate and surpass the needs of the ever-evolving events industry.

lluminate is situated on Levels 4 and 5 of the Science Museum. It will be available for both daytime and evening hire, with capacities of up to 400 for dinners and conferences and 450 for receptions.

Among the unique features of this new space is a panoramic window on Level 5, offering stunning views of the City and an abundance of natural daylight, it will be a key element in ensuring a productive meeting or conference experience.

Our dedicated AV and catering partners, White Light and Moving Venue , ensure quality is met across the board.


Capacity

Standing

Standing

up to 450

Dining

Dining

up to 400

Theatre

Theatre

up to 400

Cabaret

Cabaret

up to 272


Starting prices

Hire Fee

M T W T F S S

18:00 - 23:30

from £12000 Per evening

Package Per Person - Just pay a fixed price per person

M T W T F S S

8:00 - 18:00

from £84 Per day

*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT

Note on pricing

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.

Sample catering prices

Our exclusive AV and catering partners for Illuminate the Science Museum are White Light and Moving Venue.


Catering

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


Licences

Alcohol licence until 23:00


Room features

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi

Projector Projector

Flatscreen TV Flatscreen TV

Whiteboard Whiteboard

Flipchart Flipchart

Audiovisual (AV) equipment Audiovisual (AV) equipment

Conference call facilities Conference call facilities

Air conditioning Air conditioning

Natural light Natural light

Disabled access Disabled access

Storage space

Accommodation available

Parking available


Venue welcomes

Own music equipment /DJ

VIP events

Enhanced security events


As the home of human ingenuity, the Science Museum aims to inspire visitors with award-winning exhibitions, iconic objects and stories of incredible scientific achievement.

With origins in the Great Exhibition of 1851, the museum continually strives to be the best place in the world for people to enjoy science. Our world-class collection forms an enduring record of scientific, technological and medical achievements from across the globe.

Among key objects on display are Caroline Herschel’s telescope (c.1795), Alan Turing’s Pilot ACE computer (1950) and the Apollo 10 capsule that went into lunar orbit in 1969.

Our amazing exhibitions, astounding galleries and creative blank canvas spaces combine to make the Science Museum a unique and inspiring London venue for corporate or private hire.


Other rooms and event packages at this venue

from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Energy Hall
Standing capacity 500
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Exploring Space
Seating capacity 180
Standing capacity 300
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Making the Modern World
Seating capacity 400
Standing capacity 750
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Tomorrow's World
Seating capacity 250
Standing capacity 400
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Who Am I?
Standing capacity 300
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Atmosphere
Seating capacity 40
Standing capacity 160
from £4200
hire fee / per session
Engineer Your Future
Seating capacity 60
Standing capacity 200
from £5700
hire fee / per session
IMAX Theatre
Seating capacity 400
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Flight
Seating capacity 400
Standing capacity 400
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Mathematics The Winton Gallery
Seating capacity 30
Standing capacity 200
from £15000
hire fee / per evening
Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery
Seating capacity 32
Standing capacity 120
from £11700
hire fee / per evening
Information Age
Seating capacity 120
Standing capacity 400
from £4000
hire fee / per day
Smith Centre
Seating capacity 100
Standing capacity 200

Map and Streetview