Central Hall Westminster
Central Hall Westminster is one of the most prestigious event venues in Central London. An iconic venue, opened in 1912, the venue quickly established itself as a prime setting for current affairs, debates and concerts. It continues to be one of London’s most sought- after venues- especially for staging special events, public concerts and exhibitions and is well known for playing host to some iconic speakers such as Martin Luther King, Ghandi and more recently Bill Gates.
Central Hall Westminster is known as one of the largest event venues in Central London. Our Stunning Grade II* listed building overlooks Westminster Abbey and offers 25 versatile rooms and spaces over four floors including our Great Hall which can take up to 2000 guests seated.
As one of the oldest meeting places in the UK, we know first-hand that sustainability is a vital ingredient for our future which is why we are committed to reducing this as much as possible by following sustainable practices and proactively encouraging sustainability wherever possible. This includes providing clients with the chance to offset their events via our carbon calculator.
Our valued AV partner White Light provide complete technical production solution for every event. Our on-site team can manage all aspects of production, including lighting, audio, video, staging and rigging.
Our catering partner, Green and Fortune are an award winning, independent hospitality business which pride themselves on the focus of seasonal, locally produced menus of the highest quality.
In addition to being a world renowned events venue, Central Hall Westminster Ltd is also a not-for-profit company. In line with this, 100% of our business profits go towards supporting local charities and philanthropic initiatives. We are also strongly committed to ensuring the welfare of our staff and promoting sustainable practices at all levels of the business.
Speaker Bio: Rhiannon Thomas
Rhiannon has represented unique and iconic event venues for the last 7 years. Brought into Central Hall Westminster as the first Business Development Manager for the venue, she has spent the last 3 years conquering new business across the corporate, associations and overseas markets. This includes spreading the word of the venues forward thinking and ever evolving news to potential clients. Rhiannon has always understood the power in building relationships and loves being part of the events industry, where these relationships can prosper throughout years. She is proud to be part of the Central Hall Westminster team that have taken the venue from a ‘Church Hall’ to one of the most well established venues with exceptional client satisfaction.