Imperial War Museum Venue Hire SE1
IWM London is a Grade-II listed building with a number of stunning event spaces suitable for a variety of daytime events. Located in Central London close to the City, Westminster and Southbank, IWM London’s famous façade is a stunning Grade II listed building that was formerly home to the Royal Bethlem Hospital – now remembered as ‘Bedlam’.
IWM London is the flagship venue for Imperial War Museums (IWM), founded in 1917. It is the perfect venue for event organisers of strong brands, exciting innovators and forward-thinking organisations. From breakfasts, receptions, seated dinners and lunches to presentations and private celebrations, IWM London will deliver successful events that achieve your aims and leave your guests talking about their experience.
Their Georgian boardrooms can hold meetings for 10, board meetings for 24 or seated lunches for up to 50. Their spacious Conference Room and additional break-out rooms can cater for up to 100 people.
By holding your event at IWM London, you are helping IWM continue to record and tell the stories of people’s experiences of conflict and to educate more people around the world about the impact of war on people’s lives.Entertain guests amongst some of IWM London’s most iconic exhibits including the dramatically suspended aircraft in the atrium.
Their stunning modern atrium is perfect for seated dinners for up to 350 guests and 500 for receptions. For a different perspective their breath taking suspended gallery in the rooftop offers a unique space for 180 guests, they can host breakfasts, receptions, presentations and dinners.Packages
Following the spectacular transformation of the museum, there are a whole host of spaces, perfect for receptions of all sizes. Entertain guests amongst some of IWM London’s most iconic exhibits including the dramatically suspended aircraft in the Atrium. For a different perspective our breathtaking rooftop terrace, a suspended gallery at the top of the atrium, provides
dramatic views of the floors below. For more intimate receptions, the impressive Orpen Boardroom is ideal. We have included our classic Peyton Events range of equipment, however we would be delighted to work with you on a particular theme, and can showcase a selection of different options to you. Our experienced team will ensure you have a perfect event from start to finish.
Dinners in the spectacular Atrium offer guests the opportunity to dine amongst some of IWM London’s most important exhibits and dine below a number of dramatically suspended aircraft.
The Atrium is perfect for award ceremonies, charity events, gala dinners and parties, providing a high profile and inspirational setting for your guests. For more intimate dinners, both the Park View Room, located amongst our first floor galleries, and the Orpen Boardroom offer an ideal setting. We have included our classic Peyton Events range of equipment, however we would be delighted to work with you on a particular theme, and can showcase a selection of different options to you. Our experienced team will ensure you have a perfect event
from start to finish.
The atrium contains some of IWM’s most important exhibits, including dramatically suspended aircraft.
Standing reception 300-400
Seated dinner 300
Seated dinner dance 250
THE ROOF TERRACE
Float above the atrium on this contemporary indoor terrace.
Standing reception 240
Theatre style 150
THE ORPEN BOARDROOM
A stunning room in the original part of the building, decorated with works of art by Sir William Orpen.
Standing reception 70
Theatre style 60
Seated dinners 50
Boardroom style 24
Cabaret style 60
PARK VIEW ROOM
Boardroom style 24
Theatre Style 80
Standing Reception 100