About this room

Kachette Arch 1 is a popular railway arch event space on Old Street in Shoreditch, East London. Venue features include exposed Victorian era brickwork, arched ceiling, industrial lighting truss, vintage wrought iron front door and gates and Kachette's trademark station clock.

The versatile dry hire venue is in a prime Shoreditch location, walking distance from Shoreditch High Street, Old Street and Liverpool Street underground stations. Hire Kachette's two Old Street billboards for increased event exposure.

Corporate events: Product launches, brand events, pop-ups, press launches, influencer events, sample sales, conferences, fashion launches, gaming, pitching sessions, AGM, activity day, cocktail competitions, awards, Christmas parties, drinks receptions, film shoots, and various corporate parties and events.

Private parties and weddings: Birthdays, bar mitzvah, bat mitzvah, 16th birthday, 18th birthday, 30th birthday, 40th birthday, 50th birthday, various private parties and celebrations including Christmas and New Years Eve parties, private dining events and Kachette is a unique London wedding venue, licensed for civil ceremonies and receptions.

Public events: Art exhibitions, popups, markets, festivals and music, art or cultural events from 10am to midnight. Please note: Kachette is NOT licensed for club nights or ticketed live music events after midnight.

Kachette Arch 1, is a perfect space for intimate events and parties for up to 180 standing guests. For larger events, hire the whole venue which also includes the 1400 sq ft back room accommodating up to 115 seated or 330 standing guests across both rooms.




up to 180



up to 100



up to 115



up to 60



up to 70

Starting prices

Hire Fee


10:00 - 0:00

from £4200 Per day

*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT

Note on pricing

£4200 inc VAT is the dry hire day rate for Kachette Arch 1 for events 10am to midnight. Late extensions available for an additional fee. Catering, bar and event production rates are additional and can be quoted after your site visit of the venue. Please send us a message through Tagvenue to book your site visit. Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs. Discounts available for block bookings..


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 00:00

Extension available

Wedding licence

Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Room features

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi

Projector Projector

Air conditioning Air conditioning

Disabled access Disabled access

Storage space Storage space

Flatscreen TV



Audiovisual (AV) equipment

Conference call facilities

Natural light

Accommodation available

Parking available

Blank Canvas


Production Office

Two Billboards on Street

Air Conditioning

Venue welcomes

Ticketed events

Loud music/events

Own music equipment /DJ

VIP events

Enhanced security events

Rules of the space

50% of the hire fee is required to confirm the event along with a signed copy of the contract. The remaining 50% will be due to a month prior your event. Additionally 1 week prior to your event a £1,500 refundable damage waiver is taken along with any potential event specific venue associated additional costs. The waiver will be returned 7 to 10 days post the event. Security Personnel and Public liability are mandatory requirements.

About Kachette

Kachette is a unique low ceiling railway arch venue situated on bustling Old Street in the original ticket hall of the former Shoreditch Station. Kachette encompasses two exposed brick arch spaces accommodating up to 320 standing guests. Kachette is a fantastic location for private and corporate parties, art exhibitions, pop up events and product launches as well as an unusual location for wedding receptions. The front arch can also be hired for smaller events with room for 180 guests.

Other rooms and event packages at this venue

from £6000
hire fee / per day
Whole Venue Hire - Old Street
Seating 115
Standing 330

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