Museum of London Docklands Venue Hire E14
The Museum of London Docklands traces the 2,000 year history of London’s river, port and people, from the arrival of the Romans to the rise of Canary Wharf. Located over five floors of a splendid late Georgian warehouse, the museum is Canary Wharf’s only Grade 1 listed venue. Built in 1802, the warehouse which is home to Museum of London Docklands was originally used to store vast quantities of rum, molasses, coffee, pimento and cotton from the West Indies. Its original pine columns and floors juxtapose stylishly with contemporary fittings.
The Museum of London Docklands tells the story of the world’s greatest city and its people, revealing the long history of London as a port from Roman times to the present day. Set within a splendid Georgian warehouse originally built to store rum, sugar and coffee, the Museum is Canary Wharf’s only Grade I listed venue, offering a historic setting for your event against the contemporary backdrop of London’s financial district. Conveniently located close to the new Olympic Park, the Museum is a home to the story of modern London, capturing the unique spirit and energy of this global city ahead of 2012. Host your event in this distinctive venue and you’ll be inviting your guests to explore London’s past and be part of its future.
Whether you plan to host an exclusive drinks reception for up to 800 people or dinners for up to 130 guests you’ll find the perfect setting for your event at the Museum of London Docklands. As well as a theatre and conference facilities for up to 146 guests, you’ll have access to a private terrace area on the quayside.
With 9 brilliant event spaces, this stylish venue offers a distinctive backdrop for events, ranging from presentations and conferences to evening receptions, dinners and weddings.
Conferences and meetings
Our grade 1 listed building has deep roots in the past, complemented by views of the futuristic Canary Wharf skyline offering a relaxing yet inspiring venue for conferences and meetings of varying sizes.
Dinners and receptions
Work with our experienced team to plan a unique and engaging event for your guests. Extra touches including curator led object handling will make your event even more memorable.
The Museum of London Docklands will help illuminate those dark winter nights this Christmas party season. With sparkling festive décor including hessian wrapped pine columns and swathes of twinkling fairy lights, the contemporary yet historical space at the Museum of London Docklands is perfect for party sizes of up to 1500 guests standing. Guests will be able to make use of the exquisite gallery spaces, with options such as rum tasting in Sailor Town, the immersive recreation of Victorian Wapping, available to enhance your event.