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    German Gymnasium

    German Gymnasium, London, United Kingdom

    Originally designed as the first purpose-built gym in England, this Grade II-listed building is conveniently situated in the heart of vibrant King’s Cross.

    Originally designed as the first purpose-built gym in England, this Grade II-listed building is conveniently situated in the heart of vibrant King’s Cross. German Gymnasium offers a stunning all day Grand Café, a sophisticated first floor restaurant, two bars and an outdoor terrace. Enjoy the Mittel-European inspired menu for breakfast lunch or dinner, and late night glamour at the chic Meister Bar.

    German Gymnasium’s super-convenient location, elegant decor and array of drinking and dining options make it the perfect place for any event.

    The upper floor of German Gymnasium (made up of the Restaurant, Meister Bar and semi-private dining room) can be hired exclusively, for a seated lunch or dinner for 150 guests, or a standing reception for up to 250. The space has its own private entrance and is the ideal location for that special occasion.

    German Gymnasium offers a seriously impressive venue for groups of up to 50 guests.

    In addition, it can be hired exclusively for breakfast, lunch, dinner or anything in-between! The versatile, ideally-located venue can seat 250 or host a standing reception for up to 500 and is equally suited to a celebratory dinner dance, a Bar/Bat-Mitzvah or a birthday party as a business breakfast or a bit of corporate entertaining.

    German Gymnasium was designed by Edward Gruning and was England’s first purpose-built gymnasium, with funding coming solely from London’s German community. It was built in 1865 for the German Gymnastics Society (established in 1861 by Ernst Ravenstein) and hosted the indoor events London’s first Olympic Games, back in 1866.

    Reception 250
    Seated Dinner 150