The Wallace Collection

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Courtyard Reception
Courtyard Reception
18th Century Reception
18th Century Reception
Courtyard Reception
Courtyard Reception

6.30 to 9.30pm

Courtyard Reception

For up to 300 guests

£7,000 (Sunday to Thursday), with Private View £9,000; £11,000 (Friday to Saturday),

The contemporary leafy setting of the glazed Courtyard in the centre of the museum can be used for drinks receptions and award ceremonies year-round.

Built by Rick Mather Architects in 2000, the Courtyard is a contemporary space that contrasts beautifully with the 18th-century architecture of Hertford House.

To enhance your evening a complimentary private view of the Ground Floor State Rooms can be arranged.


18th Century Reception

For up to 150 guests

£6,500 (Sunday to Thursday); £11,000 (Friday to Saturday)

The luxurious surroundings of this newly refurbished suite of drawing rooms showcase the museum's world-famous collection of 18th-century French art. Decorated with opulent silk wall coverings and upholstery, and displaying treasures that belonged to Marie Antoinette and Madame de Pompadour, these glamorous rooms are perfect for more intimate parties.


Guide Lecturers

Wallace Collection guide lecturers can enhance your event by providing your guests with fascinating additional insight into the treasures of the Collection. Guides can give formal tours or can be on hand to answer questions as required. Guide lecturers are available for a fee of £150 per guide.

Additional time and hire fee

Additional time can be arranged in advance for a fee of £1,000 pro-rata per hour until midnight. Please note that the minimum hire fee for Friday and Saturday nights is £11,000.

The hire fee covers the exclusive hire of the Wallace Collection, an Event Manager and security for the Collection. Catering costs are not included in the hire fee and should be obtained from our approved caterers on our list of suppliers.

All prices quoted are exclusive of VAT and details are correct at the time of writing.