RSA House

  14 reviews  – 
8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ
Charing Cross Station (200 yd)

RSA House E.

Spaces for hire at RSA House

from £4630
minimum spend / per day
Great Room
180
200
The Great Room is our jewel in the crown, accommodating up 80 guests cabaret style or 180 theatre style. The room is perfect for fine dining or awards accommodating up to 130 people. The room features high ceilings and a skylight which floods in natural daylight. Surrounding the room is the series of six paintings which are breathtakingly beautifu...
from £2756
minimum spend / per session
Benjamin Franklin Room
100
150
The Benjamin Franklin Room is a spacious and elegant ground floor room ideal for drinks receptions, dinners, conferences and wedding ceremonies. The large window floods the room with daylight and provides a stunning view of the Strand. The dramatic Troika chandelier reflects geometric patterns on to the ceiling and the room also hosts two original ...
from £5734
minimum spend / per day
The Vaults
80
220
Originally river-front warehouses, the Vaults display exposed 18th century brickwork, offering a striking contrast to the splendour of the rooms above. There are 4 Vaults at RSA House with 2 - 4 interconnecting providing a great backdrop for parties, dinners and product launches; and the larger Vault 1 ideal for dinners and drinks receptions or to ...
from £2701
minimum spend / per day
The Durham Street Auditorium
60
The Durham Street Auditorium is a purpose built theatre ideal for screenings, conferences and meetings. The DSA was built on the last remaining stretch of 18th century cobbled roadway which was part of a tunnel beneath the House leading down to the Thames. The Auditorium itself seats 60 guests on the fixed cinema style seating and features buil...
from £1279
minimum spend / per evening
Queen Elizabeth II Room
30
40
An elegant room with a magnificent original Adam ceiling, this was once the main drawing room of number 2 John Adam Street. The Queen Elizabeth II Room now offers space for meetings, conferences, small dinners and break out spaces. The Queen Elizabeth II Room has adjoining doors to both the Prince Phillip and Shipley Rooms which can work well for...
from £326
minimum spend / per evening
Henry Cole Room
6
16
This intimate room is the perfect setting for casual meetings and gatherings and is also ideal for holding interviews. It is often used for quiet preparation during weddings and big events. Furnished in a relaxed, contemporary fashion, the Drawing Room is also really good for a green room, dressing room or that quiet space to make phone calls aw...
from £340
minimum spend / per evening
The Folkestone Room
14
30
The Folkestone Room is a traditional boardroom with a central table, designed for smaller meetings or intimate dinners for up to 14 people. It is ideal for small events or a good break out space when used in conjunction with the Prince Phillip Room, Shipley or Romney Room. The room is flooded with natural day light and has a 52" screen permanentl...
from £348
minimum spend / per evening
Shipley Room
12
The Shipley Room is a first floor, classically decorated room with a beautiful Adam ceiling and a Regency chandelier. Originally the main reception room of number 4 John Adam Street, this room now commemorates the Society's founder and Secretary from 1754 - 1757, William Shipley. There is a linking door to the Drawing Room for holding pre-even...
from £1411
minimum spend / per day
Prince Philip Room
48
60
The Prince Philip Room is a first floor event space directly above the Tavern Room and provides an ideal backdrop for conferences, meetings, dinners and drinks receptions. Located next to the Romney Room, Shipley Room and Folkestone Room these series of rooms can work well together for break out spaces or independently. The Adam ceiling with pa...
from £1383
minimum spend / per day
Tavern Room
53
60
A beautifully decorated room with a polished wooden floor and plain Adam ceiling. The perfect event space for drinks receptions, dinners, meetings and conferences. Accommodating up to 60 guests for a drinks reception, 53 guests for a conference and 48 guests for a private dinner. This space is also licensed for wedding ceremonies for up to 40 guest...

Prices and opening hours

Monday
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
9:00 – 23:00
from £2315 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £1378 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
The Durham Street Auditorium
8:30 – 23:00
from £1488 hire fee + min. spend
Queen Elizabeth II Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £507 hire fee + min. spend
Henry Cole Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £232 hire fee + min. spend
The Folkestone Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £246 hire fee + min. spend
Shipley Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £254 hire fee + min. spend
Prince Philip Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £904 hire fee + min. spend
Tavern Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £876 hire fee + min. spend
Tuesday
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
9:00 – 23:00
from £2315 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £1378 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
The Durham Street Auditorium
8:30 – 23:00
from £1488 hire fee + min. spend
Queen Elizabeth II Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £507 hire fee + min. spend
Henry Cole Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £232 hire fee + min. spend
The Folkestone Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £246 hire fee + min. spend
Shipley Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £254 hire fee + min. spend
Prince Philip Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £904 hire fee + min. spend
Tavern Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £876 hire fee + min. spend
Wednesday
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
9:00 – 23:00
from £2315 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £1378 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
The Durham Street Auditorium
8:30 – 23:00
from £1488 hire fee + min. spend
Queen Elizabeth II Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £507 hire fee + min. spend
Henry Cole Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £232 hire fee + min. spend
The Folkestone Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £246 hire fee + min. spend
Shipley Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £254 hire fee + min. spend
Prince Philip Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £904 hire fee + min. spend
Tavern Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £876 hire fee + min. spend
Thursday
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
9:00 – 23:00
from £2315 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £1378 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
The Durham Street Auditorium
8:30 – 23:00
from £1488 hire fee + min. spend
Queen Elizabeth II Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £507 hire fee + min. spend
Henry Cole Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £232 hire fee + min. spend
The Folkestone Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £246 hire fee + min. spend
Shipley Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £254 hire fee + min. spend
Prince Philip Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £904 hire fee + min. spend
Tavern Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £876 hire fee + min. spend
Friday
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
9:00 – 23:00
from £2315 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £1378 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 23:00
from £150 per person
The Durham Street Auditorium
8:30 – 23:00
from £1488 hire fee + min. spend
Queen Elizabeth II Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £507 hire fee + min. spend
Henry Cole Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £232 hire fee + min. spend
The Folkestone Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £246 hire fee + min. spend
Shipley Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £254 hire fee + min. spend
Prince Philip Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £904 hire fee + min. spend
Tavern Room
8:30 – 23:00
from £876 hire fee + min. spend
Saturday
8:00 – 0:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
12:00 – 23:00
from £8000 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
12:00 – 0:00
from £8000 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 0:00
from £150 per person
Sunday
8:00 – 0:00
from £150 per person
Great Room
12:00 – 23:00
from £8000 hire fee + min. spend
Benjamin Franklin Room
12:00 – 0:00
from £8000 hire fee + min. spend
The Vaults
8:00 – 0:00
from £150 per person

Facilities and catering options

Up to 180
seats
Up to 220
standing
In-house catering
Alcohol provided
External catering allowed
Parking available
Accommodation available
Promoted / ticketed events
BYO alcohol

Location

8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ
Charing Cross Station (200 yd)

Reviews and ratings

(14 reviews and ratings – )

I
Iain T.
June 2017

Brilliant venue with really attentive professional staff, would definitely recommend

None

K
Keir M.
December 2023

All

J
Jeremy C.
July 2022

Very prompt and very thorough

D
Daisy B.
August 2017

Fast, polite responses.

About RSA House

RSA House, a Grade II* listed Georgian Townhouse in London’s W2. We have 11 unique and versatile event spaces to choose from, combining historical period features with modern and chic facilities including our funky brick exposed Vaults. We are also one of the only venues in London with the same façade as 10 Downing Street!

The venue is home to The RSA (The Royal Society of Arts), a charitable organisation in London that consists of a global community of proactive problem solvers, uniting people and ideas to resolve the challenges of our time. By hosting an event with us, you will be directly contributing to charity and the three current programmes of work: Sustainability, Education and Learning and The Future of Work.