Outdoor summer events venues
30 April

10 Last Minute Summer Venues

The summer event season is just around the corner, but if you haven’t yet found that perfect venue for your summer party we’re here to help. Our last minute summer venues offer all you need to celebrate the Great British Summer in style, whether you’re looking for private outside space, an unbeatable location, panoramic river views or an incredible rooftop venue.

1. The Artillery Garden at The HAC

Offering an oasis of calm in the heart of the City, The Artillery Garden at the HAC is the perfect space for summer events. Set in the stunning surrounds of the Artillery Garden and against the breathtaking backdrop of the historic Armoury House, The Artillery Garden can accommodate up to 1,500 guests.

2. The Pavilion at the Tower of London

The magnificent Pavilion is situated in the shadow of one of London’s most famous landmarks, the Tower of London. Here exclusive private gardens make an ideal location for team building events or summer parties. The Pavilion can accommodate up to 1,200 guests.

3. Cannon Bridge Roof Gardens

Cannon Bridge Roof Gardens is a unique rooftop venue boasting inimitable views of iconic London landmarks. This acre of beautifully maintained gardens is perfect for show-stopping summer events for up to 500 guests.

4. Old Billingsgate

Just a few minutes from Bank, Canon Street and London Bridge stations, Old Billingsgate is one of the most sought-after venues in London. This distinctive event space has quickly become one of London’s most exciting and prestigious events spaces, and it’s easy to see why. The vast space can accommodate up to 2,400 guests.

 5. Wellington Arch

An exclusive and unique venue boasting panoramic views across Westminster and Buckingham Palace Gardens, Wellington Arch comes complete with magnificent exterior balconies where guests can enjoy the Changing of the Guard. This intimate space can accommodate up to 80 guests.

 6. The Darwin Centre, Natural History Museum

One of London’s most innovative venues, the Natural History Museum is a striking space in the heart of South Kensington. The Museum’s Darwin Centre enables guests to party within a giant 8-storey cocoon, whilst the outdoor courtyard sets the scene for welcome drinks. The Darwin Centre can accommodate up to 350 guests.

7. The Garden Room, Syon Park

Escape the capital to enjoy the stunning surrounds of the Garden Room at Syon Park. Located just 10 miles from central London, the Garden Room offers idyllic event space set against the breathtaking backdrop of the historic Syon House. This purpose-built venue can accommodate up to 600 guests.

8. The Conservatory, Painshill Park

Set within the exquisite setting of a 160-acre park, the Conservatory at Painshill is a picture perfect venue. The purpose-built event space has been designed within Painshill’s private walled gardens, enabling you to make the most of this prime example of Georgian heritage. The venue can accommodate up to 400 guests.

9. OXO2

Stunning South Bank event space OXO2 offers two gallery style spaces with huge opportunities for branding and theming. Magnificent views from this light and airy riverside venue make it the ideal choice for brilliant summer parties. OXO2 can accommodate up to 400 guests.

10. The Victoria & Albert Museum

Available for private hire, this highly acclaimed museum of art and design has a fantastic range of stunning spaces. The central Dome area offers an incredible event space and can be hired in conjunction with the Madejski Garden, arguably the V&A’s best kept venue secret. Offering a tranquil outside space for up to 700 guests, who will be treated to inimitable views of the Museum’s 19th Century terracotta façade it is a beautiful setting for those special summer events.

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