FAQs

Can Guildhall be hired for personal events?

Unfortunately, Guildhall is only available for corporate hire and cannot be hired for events such as weddings, engagement or birthday parties.

Is Guildhall suitable for guests with accessibility needs?

Guildhall is a fully accessible venue with step-free access and disabled toilets throughout.

Where is the nearest car park to Guildhall?

There are eight City of London and NCP car parks in the Square Mile. The nearest is located at London Wall.

Is disabled parking available nearby?

There are disabled parking bays around Guildhall and the City of London. Please refer to our Location page for further details.

Are any audio-visual facilities included with the venue spaces?

Yes - each room includes a PA system, through which an induction loop is also available, and the Livery Hall has a built-in screen and projector. These facilities are included within the venue hire cost, along with a supporting technician. If any further production is required, please refer to our Suppliers page.

Is any furniture included in the hire of Guildhall?

Basic event furniture, such as tables and chairs, are included in the hire cost. Staging can also be provided, comprising of 4x4ft staging blocks.

Are cloakroom facilities available for events?

Yes, Guildhall provides a cloakroom with cloakroom attendants.

Is Wi-Fi access available to guests?

Guildhall offers standard Wi-Fi throughout the venue. Please contact the Private Events team to ensure your service demands can be met.

Do any of Guildhall's event spaces have natural light?

All spaces benefit from natural light apart from the East & West Crypts. These spaces feature bespoke uplighting.

When are Guildhall's venue spaces available to hire?

Six of Guildhall's spaces are available to hire throughout the day. Guildhall Art Gallery is available for hire after 6pm, once the Gallery has closed to the public.

Are there hotels within walking distance of Guildhall?

There are many hotels in the City of London covering a variety of price ranges. Please speak to the Private Events team for further information.