The Science Museum is one of the most iconic venues in London. Aimed to inspire visitors with award-winning exhibitions, iconic objects and stories of incredible scientific achievement.

Founded in 1857, Science Museum is one of the city’s major tourist attractions, attracting 3.3 million visitors each year, so it’s sure to impress! This South Kensington landmark has some fantastic event Spaces available for exclusive hire so you can have some of the most fascinating backdrops in the City for your upcoming event. 
Science Museum is home to the most amazing exhibitions, astounding galleries and creative blank canvas Spaces. Making it a unique and inspiring London venue for corporate or private hire. We want to show you some of these amazing event Spaces so you can see for yourself.


Illuminate, Science Museum

a large event space at the science museum being set up for a theatre style event. There is a man setting up chairs in the foreground and a large window covering the back wall
Let’s start things off with the newest Spaces at Science Museum, which is opening it’s doors on the 1st February 2019. Illuminate is a progressive new venue at the Science Museum, designed to both anticipate and surpass the needs of the ever-evolving events industry.
This modern event Space is situated on Levels 4 and 5 of the Science Museum and will be available for both daytime and evening hire. With capacity for up to 400 for dinners and conferences and 450 for receptions, it’s the perfect large venue to hire in London for your upcoming event.
Whether that’s a meeting, product launch or a conference, Illuminate has you covered. Among the unique features at Illuminate, this new Space has a panoramic window on Level 5.


Flight, Science Museum

a mezzanine level event space at the science museum with large aviation places hanging from the ceilings
Flight at the Science Museum is a truly unique event Space to hire, showcasing worldwide achievements in aviation.
This breathtaking replica aircraft hangar is available for evening hire. You can invite your Guests to dine and dance beneath the incredible icons of aviation history. Flight is an atmospheric Space that can accommodate up to 350 for a dinner dance, or 400 for a drinks reception.
Take your Guests on a journey from the flight dreams of the Renaissance through to the jump-jet and the wide-body aeroplanes of today. With a host of aircraft models, commemorative exhibits, and full-sized aircraft there’s always a talking point for your Guests.
tables and chairs set up for a cabaret style event with a large plane hanging from the ceiling


Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery, Science Museum

a women dressed in a lab coat is standing infront of a table with smoking flasks - there are people looking at her in amazement
Coming back down to the ground now, we have Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery. This Space is perfect if you want to fuel your Guests’ imaginations and immerse them in a world of wonder. Wonderlab is the Science Museum’s newest, most spectacular gallery, revealing all the hidden beauty of the science.
When hired exclusively, there are seven zones in Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery, so there’s loads of opportunity to get hands-on with real scientific phenomenon. Whether that’s taking part in live experiments at the Chemistry Bar, seeing a lightning strike before your eyes or playing with the forces on giant slides. 
If it’s a one of a kind event Space you’re looking for, this is it. Hiring the Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery would be ideal for a corporate networking event or company away day. Where you can get your team out of the office and into lab coats. So make sure you check availability for your upcoming event.
a large event space at the science museum with exhibition all around the room
For more information on any of these Spaces at Science Museum, you can message the Host directly via the HeadBox platform by clicking on the ‘Message Venue’ button on any of the listings.