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Venue Hire

Audience in Barbican Theatre

Set in one of the most iconic Brutalist buildings in the world, we have a range of spaces that can be hired for your event. 

Our spaces can be hired for conferences, AGMs, photo and film shoots, product launches, meetings, receptions and weddings. Bringing your event to us helps supports our arts and learning activities.

To speak to us about your event, you can reach the Business Events team on +44 (0)20 7382 7043 or email [email protected]

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We have a range of auditoria, rooms and spaces for hire.

Our unique offer blends the artistic with the commercial to create bespoke packages and tours for business clients that connect with our arts programme.

Winner of ‘Coolest Conference & Exhibition Centre 2017’ award at Prestige Event’s COOL Awards.

Room/space Theatre Cabaret Seated dinner Standing Barbican Hall 1943 N/A N/A N/A Barbican Theatre 1168 N/A N/A N/A Cinema 1 280 N/A N/A N/A Frobisher Auditorium 1 246 N/A N/A N/A Frobisher Auditorium 2 151 N/A N/A N/A Frobisher Rooms 10–170 18–120 N/A N/A Frobisher Boardroom 20 N/A N/A N/A Conservatory N/A N/A 60 150 Conservatory Terrace N/A N/A 120 200 Garden Room N/A 120 220 300