Lincoln’s Inn Venue WC2A
The historic buildings of Lincoln’s Inn are set in spacious, beautifully maintained private gardens right in the heart of Central London, providing an oasis of calm from the roar of traffic and crowded pavements. The oldest of the four Inns of Court, the buildings and gardens of Lincoln’s Inn are steeped in tradition and history. Whether it is the magnificence of the Old Hall, one of the finest Tudor buildings in London, or the grandeur of the Great Hall, the largest hall in any of the Inns, the rooms available to hire at Lincoln’s Inn provide the most sumptuous and unique backdrops for all kinds of events.
From the medieval to the modern, a hidden gem in the heart of London. Situated in the heart of central London, set in a tranquil, eleven acre estate containing distinctive ‘old Legal London’ architecture, the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn offers a beautiful array of historic halls and contemporary meeting facilities. Our passionate and highly skilled hospitality team are renowned for creating and delivering exceptional corporate events, innovative fine dining experiences and spectacular weddings that leave lasting memories.
An outstanding venue for any occasion
Whether it is an intimate wedding celebration, an extravagant awards dinner, or an inspiring key note speech conference, Lincoln’s Inn provides a unique backdrop for any event.
Conferences & Meetings
If you are looking for an intimate meeting room for focused discussion or a large conference space for blue sky thinking, Lincoln’s Inn offers a range of options to suit your needs. The Inn’s historic rooms; the Great Hall, Old Hall and Old Court Room can add an air of gravitas to your event. Our lecture theatre with adjacent meeting rooms in the Ashworth Centre offers a stylish contemporary event setting.
We can accommodate small meetings from ten guests up to a conference for 300 delegates.
From intimate private celebrations to stylish client networking occasions, the Inn’s historic rooms feature stunning interior decoration and provide a unique backdrop to your reception. The Ashworth Centre offers a contemporary, neutral event space with a suite of naturally-lit adjoining rooms for larger numbers, a communal foyer and Lecture Theatre with retractable seating, creating a versatile venue.
Lunches & Dinners
Lincoln’s Inn is steeped in fine dining history; over the years elaborate and exquisite banquets have been a regular occurrence within our Halls, with guests being served opulent menus beneath our stained glass windows and hand-crafted wooden ceilings. Though culinary traditions have evolved over the centuries, our fine dining customs and the beauty of the collegiate buildings have remained a valued element of the Inn’s dining culture and can provide either an intimate setting for a small lunch or a stunning backdrop for a grand affair.
We can accommodate between thirty and 250 guests for your seated dining event.
The Great Hall
Opened by Queen Victoria in 1845, this fine Hall complete with Minstrels’ Gallery, striking fresco and ceiling of beautifully worked oak is described as one of the most impressive surviving buildings of its kind in London.
By day the Great Hall operates as a dining hall for barrister members of the Inn. By evening this historic Hall transforms into the perfect setting for grand dinners for up to 250 guests or elegant receptions for up to 450 guests.
This building also boasts our adjoining Bench Rooms and an east facing terrace with views of our private gardens, perfect for an arrival reception.
The Old Hall
The Old Hall, dating back to 1490, is a wonderful example of beautifully maintained Tudor architecture with original roof timbers, stained glass windows featuring armorial bearings, and Hogarth’s painting of “Paul Before Felix”, creating a desirable setting for intimate lunches and dinners for up to 120 guests, celebratory receptions for 200 guests and inspiring seminar events for 130 delegates.
We hire the Old Hall building exclusively so you would have full use of the Crypt as well.