A Grand London Venue

An iconic landmark, the Natural History Museum is available for hire for your luxury wedding or spectacular party. Ready to be turned into a stunning space to celebrate with your friends and family, for your special event the NHM can be designed with the most spectacular décor. Holding your celebrations at this most remarkable London venue is also a great way to fascinate by integrating both old and new traditions or even weddings of other cultures including Arabic weddings and Persian weddings.

Be ready to feel submerged with a real sense of history. The Natural History Museum will without failure give an unparalleled significance to your celebration, leaving your guests with an array of memories. Situated in Kensington, NHM is perfectly located in the heart of Central London. Whilst everyone is familiar with this beautiful building as a museum, your guests will be breathtakingly surprised that it is in the evenings that this venue truly comes to life.

Venue Capacity
Central650 Dinner Dance / 850 Reception
Earth Hall200 Dinner Dance / 450 Reception
Darwin Centre & Courtyard150 Dinner / 350 Reception

“A wedding at the Natural History Museum is the perfect start that you could have for your married life together.”

Natural History Museum Central hall wedding

A Thrilling London Venue

For large scale events, the Central Hall has a capacity for up to 1200 guests for a reception or 650 for a dinner/dance, standing tall and resplendent with incredibly high ceilings and arches soaring upwards to the roof.

This sumptuous venue and its grand staircase will simply thrill your guests and make your grand entrance a most memorable one. Surrounded by the floral decor of your choice and bathed in soft light on the gilt ceilings from myriad table candles, your guests will surely feel as if they are in fairytale venue.

Make an enquiry

Natural History Museum Corporate Events

A Modern, Spectacular Atmosphere

For a modern, spectacular feel - the Earth Hall is perfect. Catering for 50 to 500 guests, this space is quite simply huge! This room can be turned into an enchanting venue with bespoke flowers and design by our experienced team of luxury wedding and event planners.

For venue theming, the museum is simply fabulous, allowing for unique event design and production. With the use of opulent drapes and lovely furniture available for the bride and groom, your wedding or party at the Natural History Museum will give you memories to treasure.

Speak to our event planners

Natural History Museum Exterior

A Luxury Venue in Kensington

Of course, you always need to think about the practical side of the venue as well as the more romantic and artistic side. The museum is based conveniently in Kensington with great transport links and if your guests require accommodation, there is no shortage of luxury hotels in the vicinity.

Hyde Park is also nearby and presents the opportunity for beautiful wedding photographs if you desire. Altogether, the Natural History Museum is a spectacular and memorable venue for a wedding and party. Start planning the event of a lifetime today.

Discuss your event with us

Let's get your party started at the NHM, enquire today!

Get In Touch