Make an impression with a reception in our grand Main Hall.
Our drinks reception package offers a stunning evening reception in the Society’s historical Main Hall. From small intimate groups in the Hall to parties of up to 300 in the Education Centre, the package offers a great flexibility to suit your needs.
Exclusive use of our grand Main Hall and adjoining Education Centre for a standing reception
Speaker system in the Hall and AV equipment in the Education Centre
Entry to the building via the Kensington Gore entrance
Availability Monday to Sunday for evening hire between 5.30pm and 11.00pm
Our dedicated venue hire team to support you on the day
The Main Hall is an original reception room to Lowther Lodge, built by William Lowther in 1874 and designed by the famous architect Norman Shaw. From the ceramic fireplace tiles painted by Alice Lowther to the minstrel’s gallery above, the Hall still showcases many of its original features today.
Main Hall capacity: 150 standing
Adjoining to the Hall, our bright and spacious Education Centre can be opened up for larger receptions. Equipped with AV equipment, the room is also perfect for speeches and slideshows.
Main Hall and Education Centre capacity: 300 standing
Main Hall - natural lighting
Mail Hall - lighting package
Main Hall - lighting package
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The following AV equipment can be setup on request:
Speaker system in the Main Hall and Education Centre
Two handheld microphones
Additional items can be provided for presentations in the Education Centre:
Panasonic laser projector
Lectern and lectern microphone
Remote control for presentations
Food and drinks can be served in either or both the Main Hall and Education Centre. Partner with the Society’s trusted caterers, Lodge Catering, to organise catering for your event.
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The Education Centre and Main Hall are located on the ground floor. Toilets are located on the first floor, but a ground floor accessible toilet is available.
Please contact us in advance if you have any queries about accessibility.
Make your event even more special
Contact us at:
+44 (0)20 7591 3090
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