COVID Notice

Leicester Museums & Galleries are COVID Secure and are following current government guidance with procedures in place to protect your safety.

We are not able to take room hire bookings at this time, we will announce any changes to this position in line with government guidance and advice.

We are still currently taking bookings for wedding ceremonies, but they remain provisional until Leicester City Council Registrars can confirm their attendance.

Please visit our COVID FAQ page if you have any other concerns.

Impressive venue

The Museum is an impressive, versatile and fully accessible venue for your meeting, training event, celebration, product launch, drinks reception, performance or creative event.

Looking for potential wedding venues? Visit our Weddings at Leicester Museum & Galleries pages.

An easy walk from walk from Leicester train station, with limited onsite parking, we have a range of flexible hire spaces and function rooms.

The on-site Museum Cafe offers a range of hospitality menus for wedding and general venue hire bookings. The site has basic facilities to enable external caterers to use as a catering base. External caterers are permitted to bring on site catering equipment providing they produce all relevant documentation to ensure all electrical equipment is certificated in advance. Gas powered catering equipment is not permitted in any of our indoor spaces including our marquee facilities.

We also host Children's Parties and Ghost Nights, see those pages for more information.

Spaces for hire

The Victorian Gallery - The grand hall with its large stage and Steinway grand piano, is ideal for presentations, performances, lectures and receptions for up to 200 people.

The Lord Mayors Suite - The elegant space is perfect for meetings, presentations and training events. This is a highly flexible space which can be set for events of 8 to 80 people.

Other meeting rooms are available. Hospitality can be provided by the Museum café and a range of technical and catering equipment is available for hire.

The bookings team offers a professional service to support you at every stage of your event.

Find out about the range of hire spaces offered by Leicester Museums & Galleries.

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