Venue Hire

As well as being a world-class arts venue, Southbank Centre has a variety of auditoria, rooms and spaces that can be hired for a wide range of events, including conferences, AGMs, product launches, graduation ceremonies, receptions, dinners and weddings.

Private Hires – Special Offer

Book the Weston Roof Pavilion or St Paul's Roof Pavilion for any event taking place between 1 January and 31 March 2016 and receive a 15% discount on the venue hire cost. (Offer not available in conjunction with any other discounts).

For further information on private hires at Southbank Centre please contact the events team on 020 7921 0702 or email events@southbankcentre.co.uk.

For further information about hiring space for brand activation, please contact khadeen.odonnell@southbankcentre.co.uk or call 0207 921 0989

From September 2015, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Purcell Room and Hayward Gallery are closing for two years while Southbank Centre undertakes its Festival Wing refurbishment project. The buildings are due to reopen in early 2018.

Please note: all enquiries to hire the auditoria for public performances should be directed to the Artistic Rentals team. For information regarding artistic hire rates or to make a proposal, please contact the team on 020 7921 0710 or email artisticrentals@southbankcentre.co.uk

For more detailed information on each of our spaces, please see the links below:

Download our wedding and civil partnership pack: Wedding and Civil Partnership Brochure 

Summary of venues available to hire:

Room/Space

Theatre 

Cabaret 

Seated dinner

Standing 

Royal Festival Hall auditorium

2500

NA

NA

NA

Weston Roof Pavilion/St Paul's Roof Pavilion

150/100

60

80

200/150

Level 5 Function Room

160

100

160

250

Sunley Pavilion & Level 3 Function Room

50

30

40

60

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