Stunning rooms with individual character of its own, Merchant Taylors Hall offers a perfect place to host awards ceremony, private dining, conferences, and weddings. The fabulous range of assorted spaces and team of professionals will assist you realise your vision. Each space can easily adapt to your event needs with unique seating arrangements and dynamics. This elegant historical building sets in the heart of the city and complemented by unrivalled services and unique atmosphere. Get some creative ideas from event professionals present on the venue site.

Event Spaces in Merchant Taylor’s Hall


Often used as a key linking space, Cloisters features a perfect place for reception area, drinks, canapés and exhibition space. It is the best place to create a sense of anticipation in guests before the next part of event. Hire this fabulous venue to host a gathering of around 175 guests for an occasion.

Drawing Room

The beautiful Chinese silk floral hand-painted wallpaper complemented with soft pastel colours imparts a soothing feel and romantic tone to the Drawing Room in Merchant Taylors Hall. This exquisite, well-lit and spacious room can comfortably accommodate nearly 48 guests in cabaret seating and up to 91 people in theatre set-up.

Kings Gallery

As the name suggests, the Kings Gallery exude opulence and affluence with its luxurious interiors. It is used both in combination with the Drawing Room and as an individual event space. Light pastel colours and floor-to-ceiling windows add an extra facet to this regal place. Host a dinner, conference, wedding or product launch for around 50 people at the Kings Gallery.


The Library at Merchant Taylors Hall features a characterful event space for top-level business meetings and celebration dinners. Glass panelled bookcases along with a cosy fire place seamlessly blends intimacy with formality. It immeasurably makes the ambiance and mood of the place very welcoming and cosy for the guests and hosts.


Lend your event a touch of elegance at the Parlour, a beautiful event space in Merchant Taylors Hall. Large Georgian windows overlooking the Courtyard Garden, candelabra wall lights, hand-carved oak-panelling and artistically moulded ceiling will make your heart skip a beat. For more details about incorporating the Parlour in your event, please contact venue experts at

The Court Room

Featuring soft lighting, mullioned windows and plenty of natural light makes the Court Room a comfortable and welcoming event space. It can accommodate up to 60 guests in reception setting. If you are looking for unique event space to host a corporate dinner or private celebration, this place will leave the guests inspired.

The Great Hall

Providing access to Merchant Taylors Hall, the Committee Room is well-appointed space featuring generously-sized windows along with modern amenities. It is ideal for intimate meetings and small conferences for around 10 delegates. For further details about including the Committee Room in your event space, please contact venue experts at

Facilities of Merchant Taylor’s Hall

  • Audio Visual
  • Balloons/Decorating
  • Cakes
  • Catering
  • Catering Equip. Hire
  • Florists
  • Lasers
  • Lighting Specialists
  • Outdoor Areas
  • Photographs
  • Security
  • Sound Systems
  • Staff
  • Staging
  • Theming/Decorations
  • Activity Pursuits
  • Disco/DJ Hire
  • Speakers/Presenters
  • International
Venue Type
  • Historic Venues

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Worth Knowing About Merchant Taylor’s Hall

Venue Type: Historic building/Banquet Halls/Meeting Rooms
Capacity: 700
Catering: Truly bespoke service
Accommodation: Can be arranged nearby
Exclusive use may be available on request*

What We love about Merchant Taylor’s Hall

  • Historic architecture, perfect atmosphere, and impeccable catering
  • Late-license bar is available on request

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