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Conway Hall is available for hire. Subject to Government guidelines, we are open for business.

We have been declared “Covid-secure” by our local authority and operate according to industry-leading protocols and advice. Please see our FAQs, below.

For all enquiries, please contact our Venue Hire team on 020 7242 8032 (office hours, Mon-Fri) or email

Hire our unique and historic venue, with state-of-the-art AV technology

The venue is Grade 2 listed and offers hirers various event spaces, especially the Main Hall with its highly-regarded acoustics. The venue is unique for providing a central London location and a building with character, steeped in history, combined with cutting-edge AV facilities.
Owned by Conway Hall Ethical Society, a charity, the building is famous for being the birthplace of humanism, as well as hosting the longest run of classical concerts in the UK (which started in 1880 at the Society’s previous site), jazz concerts in the 1930s, a rare UK appearance from Muddy Waters and gigs by Crass and The Cure in 1970s, as well as many other concerts, including James Blake and La Roux, and events of all kinds since.

Today, Conway Hall is a popular, accessible, venue for location filming, conferences, presentations, concerts, talks, fashion shows, weddings, awards ceremonies and brand activations.

Previous clients include:
BBC • Yamaha • Netflix • Evening Standard  • Snowline Media  • Ted BakerPenguin Books • Bloomsbury Festival • Guardian Live • Tate • EMAP

All our ground floor rooms are fully accessible by wheelchair: Main Hall, Brockway Room, Bertrand Russell Room & Foyer.

Complimentary Wi-Fi available to all guests. Dedicated Wi-Fi channel for hirers.

We have an accessible toilet on the ground floor.

Hearing loops are fitted in the Main Hall and Brockway Rooms. We have a portable hearing loop available for other rooms.

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With a capacity of 400 spread over balcony and floor seating, our Main Hall retains its period features and is internationally renowned for its excellent acoustics.

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Fri, 14th Nov, 2014

The Brockway Room has a capacity of 70 people, and is ideal for meetings, lectures, and even exhibitions.

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Fri, 14th Nov, 2014

The Bertrand Russell Room has a capacity of 35 people, and is perfect for auditions, rehearsals and meetings.

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Fri, 14th Nov, 2014

A historic and distinctive space to host your Wedding, Civil Partnership or event.

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Wed, 10th Feb, 2021

Our Foyer and a further suite of three additional rooms, with capacities between 8 and 35, fulfils our complement of discrete hireable, rooms and spaces.

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Fri, 14th Nov, 2014

To be read in conjunction with “Terms and Conditions for the Hire of Conway Hall Rooms” (see PDF link below) All bookings are subject to our standard terms and conditions which cover the following features: Payment, contract and cancellation. Indemnity and damages. The hirer’s responsibility whilst on the premises including…

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Tue, 20th Mar, 2018

Mayfair Catering specialises in providing the highest standard of in-house catering for a range of occasions at Conway Hall.

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Thu, 2nd Apr, 2015

Further information on our facilities and support available from Conway Hall’s staff and partners.

Starlight Design is an events company dedicated to the production of any event at Conway Hall, whatever the size.

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Thu, 30th Apr, 2015

A wide range of AV equipment is available to hire – technical support for events can be arranged in advance.

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Fri, 14th Nov, 2014
Conway Hall

25 Red Lion Square | London | WC1R 4RL
Conway Hall is Where Ethics Matter.

Visits are by arrangement only, via email or our contact form, or with an event ticket.
Office hours (incl. phone queries): Mon–Fri: 09.00 – 17.00 – except Bank Holidays.
+44 20 7405 1818

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(registered charity 1156033)

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