With a capacity of 200 Guests, this Space is unmatched when it comes to ambience
Lightwells and Deadhouse is Somerset House's most atmospheric Space. It lies hidden away from the public gaze. Just one level below the incredibly famous fountains.
Running along three sides of The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court, the Lightwells are a longtime favourite of location managers for film and television. Giving it an attractive appeal to Guests. You'll be able to point out features from Downton Abbey!
The Deadhouse runs directly beneath the Fountain Court. Its eerie wall memorials help lend this underground tunnel an atmosphere that is unique and unrivalled.
To create magic in a memorable event, hire Lightwells and Deadhouse at Somerset House.
Overlooking the River Thames, our spectacular neo-classical building is a versatile venue suitable for staging events of all styles and sizes. Our dedicated Corporate Events team are here to help you through the whole event process; from your first enquiry and advising on the best suppliers for you from our approved supplier list, to being with you on the day.