Conferences and Meetings

Set in the heart of the West End, minutes from Oxford Street, Wigmore Hall is an ideal location for your event. Built in 1901, the Hall offers an elegant and intimate setting for a wide variety of chamber music and song recitals. Although renowned as a concert hall, Wigmore Hall is available for daytime hire as a venue for:

  • Meetings
  • Conferences
  • Seminars
  • Lectures
  • Product Launches
  • Talks
  • Lunches

How to book

Room hire rates are available on request. Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 020 7258 8200.

Main Hall/Auditorium

Auditorium cNickGutteridgeRenowned for its near-perfect acoustic and famous arts and crafts cupola above the stage, the Auditorium is an ideal space for conferences, seminars and lectures.

The setting is one of Edwardian elegance.

NB: availability is limited according to our own concert-related events.

Capacity:

  • 540 (fixed seating), including 77 seats in the balcony

Facilities:

  • Stage: A semi-circular, raised platform: 17' deep x 25' wide (5.19m x 7.62m) at its widest point
  • Air conditioning
  • Access to power points
  • In-house sound system (for the spoken word)
  • In-house sound engineer available upon request at an additional cost
  • House and stage lighting
  • Backstage rooms as dressing rooms/break out spaces
  • Door attendants: Ushers and cloakroom attendant are provided by Wigmore Hall at an additional cost

Bechstein Room

Located on the lower ground floor, the Bechstein Room is a flexible space which can be used for smaller-scale meetings, talks, lunches and product launches.

NB: availability is limited according to our own concert-related events.

Capacities:

  • Theatre style: 80
  • Cabaret style: 40
  • Standing reception: 130 (whole room); 70 (large section); 50 (small section)
  • Boardroom style: 30
  • Seated lunch: 80

Facilities:

  • Dimensions: 33' deep x 28' wide (10m x 8.60m) at its widest point
  • Air conditioning
  • Access to power points
  • Internet access
  • No natural daylight
  • Flexible lighting
  • Partition wall (the space can be divided into two sections)
  • AV equipment available upon request
  • Door attendants: Ushers and cloakroom attendant are provided by Wigmore Hall at an additional cost

Access

  • Wigmore Hall is fully wheelchair accessible
  • There is level access from Wigmore Street into the Auditorium
  • The lower ground floor facilities are accessible by lift
  • There is a fully accessible toilet on the lower ground floor

Catering

The Wigmore Hall Restaurant offers extensive catering facilities, from light refreshments to full-scale lunches and receptions.

For menus and prices please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or call 020 7258 8292. Catering is available in the Restaurant and the Bechstein Room only.

Location

Wigmore Hall
36 Wigmore Street
London
W1U 2BP

Directions, car parks, a map and transport information to Wigmore Hall can be found on the Visit Us page.