National History Museum Summer Party SW7
Go back in time at the National History Museum and make it a Exclusive day and night to remember and impress. With its clean lines, airy, light-filled rooms and gleaming surfaces, the Darwin Centre is an exciting and versatile Modern space. Discover the fantastic spaces for hire: the soaring atrium with its 8-storey cocoon, the landscaped outdoor courtyard, the unique Images of Nature gallery and the high-tech audiovisual venue, the Attenborough Studio. You can hire each separately, or combine them as you need.
How about an outdoor drinks reception in the tranquil courtyard as the sun sets, followed by a self-guided tour of the Cocoon then dinner in the spectacular atrium? Or a glorious Sunset BBQ in the beautiful courtyard with a fresh and fruity Pimms?
Be unique and setup a top private venue for a fun Summer party in the sun as Summer’s only round the corner!Packages
The Darwin Centre offers a contemporary canvas for a multitude of events including summer parties, drinks receptions and formal dinners.
Steel beams and reflective glass, together with the white limestone floor and curved concrete walls, provide a bright and modern event setting. The opportunity to explore the Cocoon is an extra treat to any event.
The courtyard provides a tranquil setting for a summertime party or drinks reception with the additional space of the atrium inside.
The state-of-the-art Attenborough Studio has a capacity of 60 people and can be used for press conferences and presentations, followed by drinks and canapés in the courtyard.
For event organisers looking for something a little different, the Darwin Centre can also be used as an entrance to Hintze Hall.
Summer Party Package
at the Natural History Museum
Contemporary Darwin Centre private landscaped courtyard
Access 17.00-22.00 (guest arrival 18.00)
Unlimited house wine, beer and soft drinks
3 savoury street food items per person from a choice of
over 70 options
Deck chairs, summer festival bunting and décor
Live acoustic band
Staffed cloakroom, security team and toilet attendants
Full event management support
Our all-inclusive package is available for parties of 100-300 guests.
The Darwin Centre
The Beautiful clean and modern Darwin Centre is capable of hosting up to 180 for Dinner and up to 300 for a generous drinks reception. With a vast glass atrium and the impressive modern cocoon structure taking central stage, this light and airy space is perfect for Summertime events.
The Images of Nature Gallery,
With an interactive wall showing the effects of climate change, this space can host drinks and canapé receptions and dinner for up to 80 guests. This intimate space can provide a more engaging an interactive space for your guests providing thought provoking environment, triggering sparkling conversation.
The Attenborough Studio
This high tech space can host presentations, product launches and talks for 100 guests. This is perfect for presenting to your guests before sitting down to dinner, or for some informal awards.
This sweeping garden and terrace area can host outdoor receptions for up to 300 for cocktail receptions, bbqs and outdoor bowl food receptions. This space is included in the hire of the Darwin Centre and is a luxurious urban garden courtyard perfect for catching the summer evening sun.