The British Museum

Great Russel Street , London, WC1B 3DG


  Meeting Rooms  9 Meeting Rooms   Meeting Capacity 1000Meeting Capacity


  • An Iconic London venue, featuring some of the most prominent artifacts in British History.

The Museum's unique Grade I listed public galleries are complemented with a suite of contemporary conference facilities, designed by Lord Foster, for daytime and evening events.

During opening hours delegates also have access to the Museum's collection and special exhibitions for inspiration, relaxation and motivation.

An experienced, dedicated team is available to assist organisers with every element of their event, from site visits, administration and pre-planning through to onsite management on the day. We also work with a host of accredited suppliers to make your event a success.

Nearest stations

  • Tottenham Court Road Underground
  • Russell Square Underground
  • Holborn Underground

Function Room Size in SQ/M Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Theatre U-Shape Rounds Reception
Great Court 0 400 1000
Egyptian Sculpture Gallery 0 250 400
Enlightenment Gallery 0 180 350
Nereid Gallery 0 200 300
Sir Joseph Hotung Gallery of China and South Asia 0 400 450
Wellcome Trust Gallery 0 180 300
BP Lecture Theatre 339.8 323
The Stevenson Lecture Theatre 117 142
East and West Foyer 248 120 329
Claus Moser Room 39.5 18 16 35
The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Rooms 88.2 35 40 45 90
Floorplan for Great Russel Street, Bloomsbury, London

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