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Featured Unusual Venues to Hire in London

From quirky London hotels to the city's hidden gems, start your search for an unusual London venue with these HeadBox top picks.

Making the Modern World, Science Museum 2 from £9,750
per evening

Making the Modern World, Science Museum

An exceptional space chronicling the inventions that formed modern society, this breath-taking gallery is available for evening hire. It is perfect for a spectacular large-scale event, accommodatin...

London, SW7 2DD
350 – 750 Guests
Events Auditorium, The National Archives from £67
per delegate

Events Auditorium, The National Archives

Looking for a conference venue to hire in Richmond? Look no further than the Events Auditorium at The National Archives.

Commissioned in 2016, this impressive state of the art, partially rak...

Richmond, TW9 4DU
150 Guests
The Porter Tun, The Brewery 5 from £14,000
per day

The Porter Tun, The Brewery

Hire The Porter Tun at the Brewery for one of the best options for venue hire London has to offer for corporate events.

The Porter Tun is one of the largest and oldest unobstructed event sp...

London, EC1Y 4SD
500 – 1000 Guests
Whole Venue, Dixie Queen – Thames Luxury Charters from £2,750
per afternoon

Whole Venue, Dixie Queen – Thames Luxury Charters

A warm welcome aboard the replica paddle steamer, Dixie Queen, a unique boat to hire in London.

A large and versatile event venue, the Dixie Queen's proportions set the atmosphere of a ship ...

London Bridge, SE1 2YE
432 – 620 Guests
Whole Venue, Mr Fogg's 14 from £1,000
per day

Whole Venue, Mr Fogg's

Mr Fogg's Residence is a unique Mayfair party venue for hire.

The eccentric British adventurer, Phileas J. Fogg, Esq. welcomes you to his London-based residence and tavern.

Mr Fogg's is ...

Mayfair, W1J 6JD
150 Guests
Whole Venue, Cahoots 15 from £6,000
per evening

Whole Venue, Cahoots

Cahoots is a unique party venue for hire in Soho.

What ho! Prepare to be transported back in time to an abandoned tube station in post-war London.

The old-fashioned wooden escalators, th...

Soho, W1B 5PW
150 Guests
Temporary Exhibition Space , National Army Museum from £4,950
per evening

Temporary Exhibition Space , National Army Museum

The Temporary Exhibition Space houses a changing programme of special exhibitions.

It also lends itself to events and depending on displays in place, can be hired for receptions. The Tempora...

Chelsea, SW3 4HT
350 – 550 Guests
Main Event Space, Aures London 1 from £2,500
per evening

Main Event Space, Aures London

Aures London is an exciting new event space under Waterloo Station

This Space is set within a beautifully restored 2,000ft exposed brick arch. Offering an astounding surrounding for you and ...

Lambeth, SE1 7NN
33 – 300 Guests
Venue Hire, Tropicana Beach Club 11 from £5,000
min spend

Venue Hire, Tropicana Beach Club

If you're looking for an event Space that brings the summer to you, look no further than Tropicana Beach Club.

Tropicana Beach Club is a brand new beach club themed venue a short walk away f...

Covent Garden, WC2B 5PW
20 – 600 Guests
Museum Gallery, London Transport Museum from £6,000
per evening

Museum Gallery, London Transport Museum

Welcome to the iconic London Transport Museum. Hire the Museum Gallery for one of the best options for venue hire London has to offer!

Originally Victorian flower markets, the Museum Galler...

London, WC2E 7BB
70 – 500 Guests
Main Hall, The Steel Yard 8 from £1,850
per day

Main Hall, The Steel Yard

Welcome to the Main Hall at The Steel Yard, one of the most historic venues to hire in London.

Located in the heart of London, underneath Cannon Bridge Station. The Steel Yard has been exte...

London, EC4R 3UE
115 – 500 Guests
Exclusive Hire, Here East 5 from £5,000
per day

Exclusive Hire, Here East

Here East is the perfect London venue for a wide range of different events. Located in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the versatile, award-winning venue could host your next conference, exhibi...

London, E20 3BS
800 – 1000 Guests
The Bunker, Urban Golf Smithfield 1 from £999
per day

The Bunker, Urban Golf Smithfield

Hire The Bunker at Urban Golf Smithfield for one the most unique party venues London has to offer.

The curve is a 160 degree fully immersive simulator which, as well as containing the usual...

London, EC1A 9LA
10 Guests
Drinks Reception, whole Museum hire, Sir John Soane's Museum 3 from £4,500
per evening

Drinks Reception, whole Museum hire, Sir John Soane's Museum

Enjoy an evening of elegance and atmosphere with a drinks reception and a private evening view of the Museum’s fascinating collection.

With the exclusive hire of the Museum, guests can explo...

Camden, WC2A 3BP
80 Guests
Sapphire, Puttshack 7 from £800
min spend

Sapphire, Puttshack

Welcome to the newest venue in London - Puttshack. Your next West London party venue to hire that's bound to impress.

If you are holding an event then our Exclusive Area overlooking the Sap...

White City, W12 7HB
40 Guests
Serpentine Sackler Gallery, Serpentine Galleries 2 from £3,500
per evening

Serpentine Sackler Gallery, Serpentine Galleries

Hire the Serpentine Sackler Gallery for your next event, one of the two contemporary art galleries in Kensington Gardens.

Situated within the Royal Park of Kensington Gardens, the Serpentine...

Westminster , W2 2AR
40 – 200 Guests
The Rooftop, Trafalgar St James 1 from £10,000
min spend

The Rooftop, Trafalgar St James

For an exclusive hire that is sure to impress Guests and captivate clients, hire The Rooftop at Trafalgar St James

For the most premier of occasions, opt for The Rooftop. With London's iconi...

London, SW1A 2TS
60 – 180 Guests
Inverness Suite, Mercure Inverness from £450
min spend

Inverness Suite, Mercure Inverness

For a contemporary hotel venue backdrop, this incredible Space presents a perfect option

Holding up to 220 Guests in a theatre style layout, the Inverness Suite provides a spacious event Spa...

Inverness, IV1 1DX
70 – 220 Guests
Main Hall, East Wintergarden from £6,200
per day

Main Hall, East Wintergarden

The Main Hall at East Wintergarden is a completely versatile space, perfect for glamorous gala dinners, cocktail receptions, product launches, conferences or private events such as weddings, anni...

London, E14 5NX
300 – 1000 Guests
Full Floor, Skyloft from £14,000
min spend

Full Floor, Skyloft

Hire Skyloft for a unique and inspiring venue hire in London.

Hire Skyloft at Altitude London for a unique venue that can meet your bespoke event needs. Skyloft has fantastic views over the ...

Westminster, SW1P 4RS
104 – 500 Guests
Mail Rail, The Postal Museum 5 from £4,500
per evening

Mail Rail, The Postal Museum

For more than 75 years, the Mail Rail event space was a vital artery in Britain’s communication network.

It was keeping information and conversations flowing but hidden from the view. Now ...

Farringdon, WC1XODA
150 – 275 Guests
Exclusive Use, Market Hall Victoria from £5,000
per evening

Exclusive Use, Market Hall Victoria

Hire Market Hall Victoria for a unique venue hire in London

We have transformed the abandoned arcaded bays of Victoria’s Terminus Place into a sustainable new destination for local residents...

London, SW1E 5NE
450 – 650 Guests
Roundhouse, Main Space 7 from £27,500
per day

Roundhouse, Main Space

One of the most architecturally astounding and unique event spaces in London, the Main Space is the beating heart of the Roundhouse.

Whether you are planning a dinner, drinks reception, launch p...

Camden, NW1 8EH
800 – 1800 Guests

Finding Unusual Venues for Your Next Event...

Unique events start with a brilliant venue. You’ve got to think outside the box to find a spot that will deliver your brand messages, inspire your Guests and stick in your attendees’ memories. When it comes to quirky venues, we’ve got you covered. We’ve got the best unusual venue hire London has to offer. A secret bar in a disused underground station? A hidden masonic temple lost to time in a quirky London hotel? A breaking bad themed cocktail bar with molecular mixology that’ll tantalise your tastebuds? We’ve got lots of fantastic Spaces waiting to be discovered.

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Here at HeadBox we’re all about uncovering under-utilised Space. You can hire some of the best unusual venues in London at non-peak times which means a spectacular venue for you for at much lower cost. You can negotiate the best price by requesting a Bespoke Package directly from a Host to make sure you have everything you need for your event to go off without a hitch.

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