1 Wimpole Street Conference Venue Hire W1G
The Perfect Venue for Meetings and Conferences in Central London
At 1 Wimpole Street, one of the premier conference venues in central London, we provide the perfect blend of location, facilities and service. As part of the Royal Society of Medicine building, we pride ourselves being considered one of the best conference centres in London. We have the flexibility to accommodate almost any occasion at our Westminster conference & event venue, ranging from simple but stylish receptions, through multimedia product launches and press events, to fully catered conferences.
All of our event spaces can be tailored to your requirements. The 1 Wimpole Street team have vast experience in creating and customising the venue in London to successfully communicate your message and style. All of our event spaces can be tailored to your requirements. The 1 Wimpole Street team have vast experience in creating and customising the venue in London to successfully communicate your message and style. As part of the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM), your delegates can enjoy your event surrounded by the history and prestige of such an organisation.
The RSM was founded in 1805 and in residence at 1 Wimpole Street since 1912, the Royal Society of Medicine in London has had many distinguished members and is now one of the largest providers of medical education in the UK. The 1 Wimpole Street staff can also meet your technical demands. Our state-of-the-art audio visual technology includes web streaming and real time audience participation technology in our large conference rooms. When it comes to catering, our chefs use only the finest, responsibly sourced ingredients, whether it’s for a private dining event, canapé cocktail reception or conference refreshments. Being one of the best conference centres in London is about getting everything right, every time. That is why when you book our central London venue we provide you with a dedicated Account Manager to help with planning and your own Operations Manager to make sure it all goes smoothly on the day.Packages
Meeting rooms for 2 to 60 people
Our largest rooms are the Seminar Suite, Toynbee Mackenzie ENT Room and Marcus Beck Library, which hold between 30 and 60 people in theatre or boardroom style. The Seminar Suite may also be partitioned into Seminar Rooms 1, 2, and 3 for groups of up to 25 people. So if you’ll need a flexible meeting room, any one of these will fit the bill.
For smaller meetings, the Marcus Beck Library, Chinese University of Hong Kong Room, Louis Forman Room or Henrietta Room, are the ideal choice. Each one offers a fixed boardroom set-up, with varying capacities: the Marcus Beck Library holds up to 30 people, while the CHUK and Louis Forman rooms hold 12 or 13 people respectively, and the Henrietta room holds up to 40 people. So when a fuss-free meeting is what you’re after, these traditional meeting rooms will rise to the occasion perfectly.
To ensure your session is a productive one, all of our meeting rooms include the very latest meeting-room technology. So you can view your presentations on LCD screens or in HD projection, share your desktop using our table-top laptop connections, or include key participants using our conference speaker-phones.
We can also provide stationery like flipcharts and markers. Complimentary wifi is available throughout the building.
Social events and Celebrations at 1 Wimpole Street
1 Wimpole Street is the perfect location for celebrations, anniversary’s, birthdays, memorials, and much much more. Our in-house team of experts are here to guide you through the planning and delivery of all those personal touches that makes your event truly unique.
We offer a variety of event food and beverage options, so we can reflect the individual style and nature of your occasion. For a glitzy evening soirée, our canapé menu is a popular choice. Alternatively for gala dinners, birthday’s or black-tie events, our formal dining menu might be more suitable. Or perhaps an afternoon tea for that special anniversary, baby shower or friends get together. We also have an extensive wine list if your guests won’t be eating.
Whatever catering you choose will be matched with our first class service, so all your guests will be well looked after throughout your event. We’d be happy to suggest alternative options too if any of them have dietary requirements.
Depending on the type of event and how many are attending the best catering spaces would be the Toynbee-Mackenzie ENT Room, the Max Rayne Atrium, and the Cavendish Room
All in the perfect location
1 Wimpole Street is in London’s exclusive W1 district. Located in the heart of London on the corner of 1 Wimpole Street and Henrietta Place, 2 minutes from the hustle and bustle of the famous Oxford Street and Regent Street and nestled between Mayfair and Marylebone.
The home of the Royal Society of Medicine since 1912, officially opened in 1912 by King George V and Queen Mary this landmark Edwardian building has evolved to meet the demands of changing times without compromising its unique character. Behind its impressive façade, you’ll find a series of flexible spaces that range from the intimate to the imposing.
The Royal Society of Medicine, who own and operate 1 Wimpole Street, has a long and rich history as a cross-specialty society sharing medical and healthcare knowledge. It has seen prominent figures in medicine and science such as
Charles Darwin, naturalist and biologist
Sigmund Freud, neurologist and founder of psychoanalysis
Jean-Martin Charcot, leading neurologist and discoverer of disorders such as Parkinson’s
Sir Alexander Fleming; awarded the Nobel Prize in 1945 for the discovery of penicillin
Thomas Addison, physician and discoverer of Addison’s disease
Guests arriving at our idyllic location are welcomed by the distinct façade providing the perfect backdrop for unforgettable wedding day celebrations.
Both Oxford Circus and Bond Street underground stations are a 5 minute walk away. Between them, these stations have direct connections to all major London railway stations, providing guests with easy access whether they are travelling from within or outside of London.