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Hoare Memorial Hall

About The Hoare Memorial Hall

Steeped in history, our Hoare Memorial Hall has a stately atmosphere and played host to the House of Commons for a period during the Second World War. Its elegant oak-panelling, Art Deco Chandeliers, built-in stage and gallery gives the room a strong personality. The hall is 228 square metres and is often used in conjunction with the Assembly Hall and is an alternative venue for conferences, seminars, receptions and dinners.

Key Details

  • Full wheelchair accessibility
  • Air conditioning
  • Natural daylight
  • Hard wired interconnectivity with all other rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Includes a small breakout room seating 8 people
  • Built-in stage
  • Private gallery
  • Web-streaming and live broadcasting available
Find out more about our Delegate Day Rate

Room usage

Wedding Venue

Special Events Venue

Christmas Party Venue

Product Launch Venue

AGM Venue

Exhibition Venue

Dinner And Dance Venue

Conference and Meeting Venue

Award Ceremony Venue

Gallery

Specifications

Room

Area
228 m2
Height (max)
6.5m (22ft)
Height (min)
3m (9ft) under gallery
Length
21.31m (69ft)
Width
10.74m (35ft)

Capacities

Dining
150
Location
First floor
Theatre
270 (220 lower floor + 50 gallery)
Reception
250
Cabaret
104
Classroom
90
Boardroom
55
U shape
50
Dinner dance
120
Seated buffet
130

Lighting

Lighting
Fluorescent
Control in room
Yes
Dimmers
Yes

Power

Number of 13 amp plugs
40 (main floor 36 / gallery 4)
Number of 32 amp single phase sockets
1
Telephone / Data points (CAT 6)
Main floor 28 / gallery 4
*Cabaret style is based on tables of 8. Dinner is based on table of 12

About Hoare Memorial Hall

The Hoare Memorial Hall

The Hoare Memorial hall is one of the venues in Church House with a brilliant history. The hall played host to the House of Commons for a period during the Second World War. There is a plaque to commemorate this on the right-hand side of the room.

The venue itself has a stately atmosphere, with elegant oak panels, Art deco chandeliers and 3 large windows giving natural daylight throughout the room. At the far end of the room there is a built-in stage and at the opposite end a viewing gallery.

The hall is often used in conjunction with the Assembly Hall as a break our space for a large conference or as a catering space. It is also used standalone for all styles of events. During the day the events space can be used for breakfast meetings and buffet standing or seated lunch, with a large menu selector to choose from.

Hoare Memorial Hall is a perfect space for a...

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The Hoare Memorial Hall

The Hoare Memorial hall is one of the venues in Church House with a brilliant history. The hall played host to the House of Commons for a period during the Second World War. There is a plaque to commemorate this on the right-hand side of the room.

The venue itself has a stately atmosphere, with elegant oak panels, Art deco chandeliers and 3 large windows giving natural daylight throughout the room. At the far end of the room there is a built-in stage and at the opposite end a viewing gallery.

The hall is often used in conjunction with the Assembly Hall as a break our space for a large conference or as a catering space. It is also used standalone for all styles of events. During the day the events space can be used for breakfast meetings and buffet standing or seated lunch, with a large menu selector to choose from.

Hoare Memorial Hall is a perfect space for a meeting or a conference, it has a theatre style capacity of 270, with 220 seats on the lower ground floor and 50 seats on the gallery. For a cabaret style meeting the capacity is 104 on 13 tables of 8 delegates. However, boardroom capacity is a maximum of 55 delegates. All styles can be used either for a main plenary session or as a breakout room from a larger event. Audio visual packages are also available for this room, including screen, stage and D&B sound system. 

Evening events are very popular in the Hoare Memorial Hall, the events space can accommodate 250 for a standing reception, which can be accompanied by many delicious menu options from our in-house catering team, including bowl food, canapés and finger food.  For a seated dinner guests can choose from either a three or four course dinner, and the capacity for a seated lunch or dinner is 150 people.

This versatile space has also been used for Christmas parties, seminars, press conferences, filming and many more events.  It is one of 19 rooms within Church House Westminster. The conference venue is served by excellent transport links and are within easy walking distance of both Westminster and St. James Park underground stations, Victoria, Waterloo, Vauxhall and Charing Cross mainline train stations

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