Room hire

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Goldsmiths' Room

The Goldsmiths’ Library Reading Room

The room features glazed English walnut bookcases, a South American cypress wood ceiling with gold framed panels and a stained glass window by Erwin Bossanyi, depicting the Coat of Arms of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths. The room can accommodate a maximum 250 people. (Dimensions: 10m x 27m.)


Durning-Lawrence Library

The Durning-Lawrence Library

The room features original maple library cabinets of Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence and the atmosphere recreates the ambience of a private library.

The room is particularly suitable for committee meetings, small lectures and receptions, book launches and location filming. The room is set up as a boardroom, seating up to 15 people. (Dimensions: 7m x 6m.)


Seng Tee Lee Seminar Room

The Dr Seng Tee Lee Centre

This is a purpose-designed location for committee meetings, teaching, research, exhibition and discussion. It is located in the heart of our Historic Collections.

The room can be configured as a boardroom, seating up to 25 people and theatre-style with seating for a maximum of 50 people. (Dimensions: 9m x 4m.)

Additional conference facilities such as refreshments can be arranged with all bookings and access to the collections can be provided in certain circumstances.

Get in touch

For further information and hire charges, to make a booking, or for support, please contact the Library Office on 020 7862 8411 or email: