Trying to find the perfect venue that fits all of your event requirements can be a tricky process – especially if you’re on a budget!

These are some of the best art galleries in London for event hire of all different shapes, sizes and styles.

But, most importantly, these galleries are all available at affordable prices, without compromising on quality.

1. North Gallery, Mall Galleries

two archway gallery at mall galleries


The North Gallery at Mall Galleries, an ideal exhibition Space just a short walk from Charing Cross station. One of the best art galleries in central London.

This Space can hold up to 80 Guests for a standing reception. It is made up of three interconnecting rooms offering plenty of options for your event.

With tons of hanging Space as well as video screens and projector equipment at your disposal.  You can shape The North Gallery to suit your event needs.

Alternatively, this affordable exhibition Space is an ideal location for breakfast meetings and presentation rooms. There’s also Café on site to cater for your every need.

With hire rates starting from £600 the North Gallery is the ideal, affordable exhibition Space for your next event.

2. Main Gallery, Mall Galleries

big white gallery at mall galleries

The Mall Galleries has various other options available for exclusive hire.  The Main Gallery is another inspiring yet affordable exhibition Space.

The Main Gallery is the largest event Space available in the building and can accommodate a maximum of 360 guests, ideal for large corporate events.

This newly renovated gallery is modern, spacious and extremely stylish. Equipped with state of the art speakers, audio recording equipment and an alcohol license ready for any event.

Dry hire of the Main Gallery starts from £94 per day.  The Space is often used for fashion shows, product launches and fundraising events.

3. Arthill Gallery

white gallery space at arthill gallery

Another affordable exhibition Space in West Brompton is the Arthill Gallery which can accommodate up to 80 guests.

Host your next event in this warm and welcoming Space located in this converted old Church, now a contemporary and inspiring gallery Space.

Arthill Gallery is ideal for exhibitions, meetings, presentations and receptions. With accessible options, an HD projector and BYOB options, this cheap art gallery London,  will make your event memorable.

4. Gallery, Oxford House

industrial warehouse gallery at oxford house

Another affordable exhibition Space in Bethnal Green is the Oxford House, accommodating up to 40 Guests, ideal for a networking event.

Pricing is based on dry hire and starts from £94 per day. One of the best cheap art galleries London has to offer. 

With an on-site Café to provide food and drinks throughout the day to keep all your guests happy.

If you want one of the best art galleries London has to offer then this is a great pick! 

5. Ongpin Peppiatt Gallery

Ongpin Peppiatt Gallery with grey walls.

Exclusive hire of Ongpin Peppiatt Gallery, situated in St James’s London, is a fantastic affordable option for your next event.

Ongpin has been running for over 25 years, so the team is more than capable of making sure your event runs without a hitch.

With a maximum capacity of 100 Guests this is an ideal venue for larger events. Perfect for private parties, workshops, product launches and much much more.

Decorated with inspiring artwork dating back to the 16th century, this will definitely leave a lasting impression on your Guests. It’ll also give you and the team heaps of inspiration during a day of creative brainstorming.

Ongpin Peppiatt Gallery dry hire starts from £700 for the day and is another cheap and versatile event Space. 

6. Gallery Space, Hollybush Gardens

cement floored studio at hollybush

Finally, we have Hollybush Gardens, a contemporary art gallery in Farringdon.

This central London exhibition Space is available for exclusive hire and is primarily used for product launches, film and photo shoots and corporate networking events with a maximum capacity of 70 guests.

The gallery comes equipped with HD screens and surround sound speakers and the hire rate for Hollybush Gardens starts from £600 per day.

7. Gabriel Fine Arts Gallery Spaces 

A small art gallery with a slanted roof.

Gabriel Fine Arts Gallery can be hired from just £200 per day. so it’s one of the best cheap art galleries London has to offer. Based in Canary Wharf, the two beautiful Spaces are available to hire for a range of events.

Contemporart art adorns the walls and gives your event an entirely unique feel. With approximately 650 square foot on the bottom floor, the art gallery accommodates between 30 and 70 people.

8. Whole Gallery, Movie Poster Art Gallery

A movie poster art gallery in Fitzrovia

Another one of the best cheap art galleries London has to offer is Movie Poster Art Gallery. The Space is light and contemporary and it can accommodate up to 50 people.

With a huge selection of original film posters, this cheap art gallery offers an unusual backdrop for your next event.

Movie Poster Art Gallery can be hired from £200 per day, so it’s a great affordable venue hire in London.

We hope this list of the best cheap art galleries London has to offer has been helpful. If you would like to see more brilliant venue ideas, take a look at our private parties collection or for more affordable venues click here.

London art galleries really are a dim a dozen so make sure you only go for the best of the best!