Venue hire

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery is a truly a unique event space for both corporate and private functions, from gala dinners and award ceremonies to fashion shows and drinks receptions. The incredible Edwardian Baroque architecture is sure to make a great impression on your guests.

There are two main event spaces, Winterstoke Hall (the front hall) which provides a grand entrance foyer, the perfect place for a drinks reception and entertainments. Wills Hall (the rear hall) is the centrepiece of the museum, complete with a grand staircase and chandeliers, ideal for dinners, receptions, product launches, fashion shows and charity events.

Both halls boast extravagant vaulted glass ceilings and balconies which give access to the museum galleries, where you could even book a private gallery viewing for your event.

Located just two miles from the city centre in Clifton, Bristol Museum & Art Gallery is the ideal location for all delegates.

Venue hire price guide 2019-20:

  • Exclusive evening use of the venue (Winterstoke and Wills Hall)
  • Furniture and service ware to match your catering requirements
  • Feature venue up-lighting in your choice of colours

Evening reception (6pm – 9pm) from £1,500 + VAT
All evening hire (7pm – 1am) from £2,000 + VAT

Catering packages are available at an additional charge. Rates vary depending on date. Extended hours available at additional cost. Please speak to our event team for further information.

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Your support matters

By hosting your event with us, you are supporting Bristol Museums and the work we do to care for the treasures in our collection and ensure our museums remain accessible for all. Find out more about how your event helps support Bristol Museum & Art Gallery.

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