ROOM HIRE

Swedenborg House is a beautiful Grade II listed 18th century townhouse, situated conveniently in literary Bloomsbury, central London, close to the British Museum. Three of our function rooms are available for hire including a neo-classical lecture hall and two library meeting rooms. Described by the Guardian as one of the most atmospheric venues in London, our roooms are available for a variety of uses including: lectures, conferences, film screenings, business meetings, performances, seminars and rehearsals.

Hiring times are from 9:00am - 10:00pm Monday to Friday and 9:00am - 6:00pm on Saturday. For further details, or to check our availability, please call our office on 0207 405 7986 ext 1. Alternatively you can email admin@swedenborg.org.uk 

Please consult our 2015 rates and refer to our checklist for hirers on the menu bar to the left. If you would like to request a booking please submit your details via our online hire form and take a moment to read through our Terms & Conditions. We will endeavour to respond to your booking request within 1-2 working days.

Our facilities include:

  • Wireless WUXGA Full HD plus projector
  • 4 speaker radio sound system
  • Inclusion of an on-site doorman and audio/visual technician.
  • Mechanized window blinds
  • Multiple-use spot lighting

Updated photographs and a video link of our improved rooms will be uploaded soon.

STREET ACCESS TO ALL ROOMS IS VIA THE HALL ENTRANCE ON BARTER STREET.

SWEDENBORG HALL

This gracious, groundfloor lecture hall accommodates up to 100 people in a grand, neo-classical atmosphere. The antique wooden chairs and oak flooring add flexibility to the space and a Boston Steinway upright piano is also available for hire. The recent upgrade/refurbishment now includes:

  • Mechanized skylight blinds
  • Full blackout for film screenings or powerpoint presentations
  • Exhibition and performance spot lights
  • Wireless WUXGA Full HD plus projector
  • 4 speaker radio sound system
  • On site concierge

WYNTER ROOM

This spacious, second floor conference room accommodates up to 25 people.

High ceilings and natural light make the Wynter Room ideal for smaller lectures and committee meetings. This room contains the Swedenborg Collection of the Society's library, display cabinets and key items from the Society's collection of museum artefacts. The room also features:

  • Exhibition spot lighting
  • Window blinds
  • 12-seat mahogany antique boardroom table

Projectors, screens and whiteboards are available to hire for an additional charge.

WiFi is free.

IMAGES ARE SOON TO BE UPLOADED

GARDINER ROOM

This beautiful book-lined study serves as an archive and library. Convenient to the kitchen facility, this room is suitable for more intimate meetings. Seats no more than 20 people. Projectors, screens and whiteboards are available to hire for an additional charge.

START TIMES

Hirers please note that access to rooms is from the start time of the session hired only. If you require time to set-up or prepare please factor this into the start time of your meetings.

At the Society's discretion, and dependent on other bookings, an additional hour either side of each session can be booked at reduced terms. Please contact admin@swedenborg.org.uk for details.