Rooms

One Great Space

We have 21 flexible event spaces in this central Westminster venue with a choice of styles and layouts to suit most dimensions and capacities. Our magnificent Great Hall with its 43ft high ceiling is the largest single function room offering up to 400 square metres of space. It is free of obstruction pillars and full of natural light.

Many of our rooms interconnect so that you can combine your business meeting with social entertaining.

The Great Hall foyer area with its glass domed ceiling gives the area much natural space and light. It’s available for registration or networking receptions. It was a popular venue for pop up snack, drink and general stands during the housing of the London Media Centre for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Second Floor

Bazalgette Room

Situated on the second floor, the impressive approach passes the magnificent Rotunda providing stunning views down to the ground floor. This room benefits from natural daylight through a room length skylight.

Length 12m
Width 4.10m
Height 3.60m
Area 49.20 sq m
Bazalgette Room

First Floor

Telford Theatre

A fully equipped presentation and lecture theatre with raked seating for up to 240 delegates. It includes a custom built top table for 7 presenters, each with microphone. It also has permanently installed AV equipment, which can be supplemented with additional items to enable it to be used for the most sophisticated of presentations. Technician included in room hire.

Length 18.01m
Width 11.91m
Height 7.80m max
Area 214.50 sq m
Telford Theatre

First Floor

Great Hall

Able to seat 260 for a dinner, this magnificent function room, on the first floor, has part marble walls and an oak floor. It's elaborately painted ceiling and crystal chandeliers commemorate the Institution's members who served in the First World War. Ideal for dinners, weddings and large meetings/conferences.

Length 29.57m
Width 13.34m
Height 13.50m
Height under chandelier 4.80m
Area 394.46 sq m
Great Hall

Ground Floor

Smeaton Room

Finely decorated with antique wood panelling, elegant plaster ceiling and works of art, the Smeaton Room is at the front of the building just off the main reception hall on the ground floor. This room benefits from natural daylight and has adjustable lighting. With no restrictive pillars this lovely light room may be laid out for business meetings, dinner or for a wedding ceremony.

Interconnects with the Brunel Room.

Length 20.42m
Width 8.46m
Height 4.82m
Area 172.75 sq m
Smeaton Room

Ground Floor

Brunel Room

Located on the ground floor, just off the main reception hall, this traditional state room benefits from wood panelling and a carved fireplace to complement the graceful décor. Period furnishing, important works of art and fresh floral arrangements complete this elegant room with dimmable chandeliers. Ideal for conferences, dinners or wedding celebrations.

Interconnects with the Smeaton and Council Rooms.

Length 13.28m
Width 10.26m
Height 4.82m
Area 136.25 sq m
Brunel Room

Ground Floor

Council Room

Located on the ground floor, this traditional state room benefits from wood panelling, a carved fireplace and ornate ceiling decoration. Period furnishing, important works of art and fresh floral arrangements complete this elegant room with chandeliers. Ideal for conferences, dinners or wedding celebrations.

Interconnects with the Brunel and Stephenson Rooms.

Length 13.28m
Width 9.65m
Height 4.82m
Area 128.15 sq m
Council Room

Ground Floor

Stephenson Room

Located on the ground floor, this unique wood panelled room features a large open fireplace, important works of art and chandeliers that can be dimmed to create the desired atmosphere. This long elegant room is ideally suited for meetings, private lunches, or dinner parties for up to 30 guests.

Interconnects with the Council Room.

Length 10.30m
Width 6m
Height 4.82m
Area 61.80 sq m
Stephenson Room

Lower Ground 1

Godfrey Mitchell Theatre

A fully equipped presentation and lecture theatre with cinema style seating for 106 delegates. The fixed seating chairs incorporate fold down writing tablets for your convenience. There is also a custom built unit for up to 5 presenters, each with microphone and lamp.

Length 14.60m
Width 7.70m
Height 3.25m
Area 112.42 sq m
Godfrey Mitchell Theatre

Lower Ground 1

President's Dining Room

Being witness to many memorable events, this beautifully appointed room can be approached by a discreet staircase. It provides a quiet and sophisticated atmosphere, ideally suited for executive board meetings and private dining.

Interconnects with the Tredgold Room.

Length 8.30m
Width 7.70m
Height 3.20m
Area 63.90 sq m
President's Dining Room

Lower Ground 1

Tredgold Room

Offering a contemporary style of décor with natural daylight and air conditioning, this bright and light room on the lower ground 1 floor is suitable for meetings, receptions, lunches and dinners.

Interconnects with the Rennie and President's Dining Rooms.

Length 10m
Width 4.45m
Height 2.60m
Area 45 sq m
Tredgold Room

Lower Ground 1

Rennie Room

Offering a contemporary style of décor with natural daylight and air conditioning, this bright and light room on the lower ground one floor is suitable for meetings, receptions, lunches and dinners.

Interconnects with the Tredgold Room.

Length 10m
Width 10m
Height 2.50m
Area 100 sq m
Rennie Room

Lower Ground 1

Palmer Room

This room on lower ground 1 is fresh and light with a contemporary style of décor, benefiting from natural daylight and air conditioning. Suitable for meetings, receptions, lunches and dinners.

Length 10m
Width 8.90m
Height 2.50m
Area 89 sq m
Palmer Room

Lower Ground 2

Bruce White Room

Fully air conditioned, this room is modern in style and equipped with an electrically operated drop down projection screen. The layout allows for use as a breakout or a workshop-style session supporting a conference, or alternatively as a small board meeting.

Length 7.30m
Width 4.30m
Height 2.30m
Area 31.39 sq m
Bruce White Room

Lower Ground 2

Brassey Room

Fully air conditioned, this room is modern in style and equipped with an electrically operated drop down projection screen. The layout allows for use as a breakout or a workshop-style session supporting a conference, or alternatively as a small board meeting.

Length 8.60m
Width 4.70m
Height 2.30m
Area 32.85 sq m
Brassey Room

Lower Ground 2

Bailey Room

Fully air conditioned, this room is modern in style. The layout allows for use as a breakout or a workshop-style session supporting a conference, or alternatively as a small board meeting.

Length 5.70m
Width 3.35m
Height 2.20m
Area 19.10 sq m
Bailey Room

Lower Ground 2

Cubitt Room

Fully air conditioned, this room is modern in style and equipped with an electrically operated drop down projection screen. The layout allows for use as a breakout or a workshop-style session supporting a conference, or alternatively as a small board meeting.

Length 8.20m
Width 4.30m
Height 2.30m
Area 35.26 sq m
Cubitt Room

Lower Ground 2

Hawksley & McKenzie Rooms (Combined)

Fully air conditioned, modern in style and equipped with an electrically operated drop down projection screens, the Hawksley and McKenzie Rooms can be combined to make one larger room or an arbitration suite.

Length 7.30m
Width 4.30m
Height 2.30m
Area 62.78 sq m
Hawksley & McKenzie Rooms

Second Floor

Rankine Room

Fully air conditioned, this room is modern in style and equipped with an electrically operated drop down projection screen. The layout allows for use as a breakout or a workshop-style session supporting a conference, or alternatively as a small board meeting.

Length 7.30m
Width 4.50m
Height 2.30m
Area 32.85 sq m
Rankine Room

Lower Ground 2

Hawksley Room

     

Lower Ground 2

Mckenzie Room

     

Ground Floor

Director General's Office

     

Ground Floor

The Boardroom