The National Gallery

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Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN
Leicester Square Station (350 yd)

Spaces for hire at The National Gallery

from £600
hire fee / per hour
Lecture Theatre
328
Our 328-seat auditorium, with fully integrated equipment and dedicated audio-visual technicians, is perfect for presentations, conferences, film screenings, award ceremonies, and product launches. Included in your venue hire fee is: Digital Projection Insight 4K Laser 8.8m x 5.8m customizable screen Various size masking flats Multiple data and vid...
from £900
hire fee / per session
The Monet Meeting Room
75
120
The Monet Meeting Room is located within the Sainsburys Wing of the National Gallery on Level 1 and can accommodate up to 38 guests boardroom style and 75 theatre style. This room connects with our Gallen-Kallela Room and is swimming in natural daylight. Catering can be served in the back of the space, or in the Gallen-Kallela space. Included i...
from £600
hire fee / per session
The Gallen-Kallela Room
40
60
Conveniently located next to the Monet Room this space is ideal for team workshops or meetings or as a breakout space from the Monet Room. Included in the venue hire fee is: Barco F80 4K7 Laser projector (7,000 lumens), 16:10 screen Installed PC, with an audio system (laptops supported) Wi-Fi throughout Drop down screen Blackout blinds A dedicated...
from £480
hire fee / per session
The Turner Meeting Room
25
48
The Turner Meeting Room is an intimate and focused meeting room, excellent for smaller board meetings or hybird meetings. Swimming with natural light and pre-set AV. Included in the venue hire fee is: Room 3: 70” NEC LCD screen, installed PC with an audio system (laptops supported) Wi-Fi throughout A dedicated Event Co-ordinator Set-up support fro...
from £960
hire fee / per session
Wilkins Boardroom
64
90
This elegant area, situated along our prestigious Director’s corridor, offers all the conveniences of a modern boardroom. This bright meeting space benefits from artwork, high-quality audio-visual facilities, and air conditioning. This area is ideal for daytime meetings, team away days and presentations, as well as intimate evening, entertaining...
from £780
hire fee / per session
Former Viewing Room
40
70
The Former Viewing Room is situated along the prestigious Director's Corridor, accessible via a private staff entrance on Trafalgar Square. The comfort of air conditioning and the latest audio-visual facilities make this an impressive venue for up to 93 standing or 40 theatre style. This room is available as a stand-alone space or as a breakout a...
from £8400
hire fee / per evening
Portico Terrace and Foyer
60
250
With unrivalled views overlooking the iconic Trafalgar Square, the Portico Entrance is an extraordinary event space. It is ideal for a summer drinks reception or alfresco dining on the exquisite black and white mosaic floor. The relief above the Portico entrance shows two young women symbolising Europe and Asia. This relief was originally intende...
from £8400
hire fee / per evening
Mosaic Terrace
40
60
Step inside the Gallery onto our historic mosaic floor, beautifully lit by a domed glass ceiling. This unique artwork by Boris Anrep combines an ancient technique with contemporary personalities of 1930’s Britain such as Greta Garbo and Virginia Woolf. Beautifully lit by a glass ceiling and muted turquoise walls, the light delicately compliments th...
from £12000
hire fee / per evening
Central Hall
100
200
The striking marble entrance leads up to the spectacular Central Hall providing an immediate warm welcome. Central Hall is beautifully lit by an elevated glass ceiling and is lined with rich red walls. Be surrounded by highlights of the Italian Baroque collection including paintings by Guercino and Reni. Located just off the Portico entrance, Cen...
from £13000
hire fee / per evening
Room 30
220
300
Experience the grandeur of arriving through the magnificent Portico entrance, Mosaic Terrace and Central Hall into Room 30. Room 30 has some of our most famous Spanish paintings including Velázquez’s The Rokeby Venus. This luxurious space provides an unforgettable welcome. Perfect for receptions and dinners. Situated just beyond Central Hall, Room...
from £15600
hire fee / per session
Barry Rooms
150
300
Our most opulent event space in the Gallery. The Barry Rooms makes an immediate awe-inspiring impression with a domed ceiling, beautifully detailed marble pillars and our unrivalled British portrait collection. Ideal for intimate or larger scale dinners and receptions. The Impressionist and British painting galleries are in the adjacent rooms and a...
from £7200
hire fee / per evening
Yves Saint Laurent Room
60
100
The Yves Saint Laurent Room is an elegant gallery dedicated to Rubens, the most celebrated Flemish painter of the 17th Century. In addition to the ingenuity of his compositions and brilliant use of colour, the opulent fabric on the walls enhances the atmospheric setting. Guided tours can also be arranged of artists such as Rembrandt in the adjacent...
from £6000
hire fee / per evening
Annenberg Court
108
200
The Annenberg Court, accessed by the Getty Entrance, is a contemporary space that can be dressed for all types of events. It is located centrally within the building and has easy access to the highlight paintings within the Gallery. The Annenberg Court was originally an internal courtyard until it was developed into the East Wing in 2003–2005.
from £4200
hire fee / per day
The Trafalgar Room
200
300
The Trafalgar Room at the National Gallery offers a bright and spacious solution for all event needs from conferences, meetings and product launches to receptions and dining from 10–300 guests. With an abundance of natural daylight and stunning views across Trafalgar Square this versatile event space provides a flexible and creative area for both l...
from £2400
hire fee / per evening
National Café
100
500
The National Café is one of the largest event spaces in the Gallery and has its own private entrance overlooking St Martin-in-the-Fields. This space has the feel of a 1920’s Parisian café with its marble floors, high windows and beautiful hexagonal lights, a modern contrast compared to the Picture Galleries. With built-in marble-topped bars and...
from £12000
hire fee / per evening
Wohl Room
310
450
The Wohl Room is the largest event space within the National Gallery and bridges the elegant 1838 building with the magnificent Sainsbury Wing. The Room contains the Gallery’s fantastic gold-framed collection of Venetian Renaissance paintings and is lavishly decorated with green damask walls and a spectacular glass roof.

Prices and opening hours

Monday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
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8:00 – 17:00
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8:00 – 17:00
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8:00 – 23:00
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from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
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18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
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18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
Tuesday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £900–£1500 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £600–£900 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £480–£720 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £960–£3600 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £13000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
Wednesday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £900–£1500 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £600–£900 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £480–£720 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £960–£3600 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £13000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
Thursday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £900–£1500 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £600–£900 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £480–£720 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £960–£3600 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £13000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
Friday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £900–£1500 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £600–£900 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £480–£720 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £960–£3600 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £13000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
Saturday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £900–£1500 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £600–£900 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £480–£720 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £960–£3600 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £13000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
Sunday
7:30 – 2:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £75 per person
8:00 – 17:00
from £900–£1500 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £600–£900 hire fee
8:00 – 17:00
from £480–£720 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £960–£3600 hire fee
8:00 – 23:00
from £780–£1800 hire fee
7:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £8400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £13000–£15600 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £15600–£18000 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £7200–£8400 hire fee
18:30 – 2:00
from £6000 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £4200–£7200 hire fee
18:30 – 23:00
from £2400 hire fee
18:30 – 22:30
from £12000–£15600 hire fee

Facilities and catering options

Up to 328
seats
Up to 500
standing
In-house catering
Alcohol provided
External catering allowed
Parking available
Accommodation available
Promoted / ticketed events
BYO alcohol

Location

Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN
Leicester Square Station (350 yd)

Reviews and ratings

(4 reviews and ratings )

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Vanessa O'Connell
February 2020

Super helpful from Lisa and the tech support team to ensure the day ran seamlessly.

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Salima Belghazi
January 2020

very helpful and quick to reply. I am very pleased with the experience so far

About The National Gallery

Located in the heart of London, the National Gallery is conveniently placed in one of the most vibrant and historic spaces in the capital.

There is a diverse range of elegant event spaces within the Gallery to suit all your conferencing needs, along with a dedicated Events Team, in-house Audio Visual Team, catering provided by our in-house caterer Peyton Events and free Wi-Fi throughout.