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 am - 10 pm Monday to Friday and 9 am - 6 pm on Saturday. For further details please call 02074057986 ext 1 or email admin@swedenborg.org.uk

Please consult our prices, and terms and conditions. A full checklist for hirers can be found here.  Please place your booking through our new on-line hire form.

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. For general enquiries please call 02074057986 ext 1 or email admin@swedenborg.org.uk

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

SWEDENBORG HALL

This gracious, ground floor lecture room accommodates up to 100 in a grand, neo-classical atmosphere. The antique wooden chairs and oak wooden flooring add flexibility to the space and a Boston Steinway upright piano is also available for use. The upgrade/refurbishment are to include:

—Mechanized skylight blinds

—full blackout for screening

—Exhibition and performance spot lights

—Wireless WUXGA Full HD plus projector

—4 speaker radio sound system

David Wynter Room

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

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 upon request, at additional cost. 

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.

IMAGES ARE SOON TO BE UPLOADED

START TIMES

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