Christmas party ideas

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Planning a Christmas party, whether it’s for an entire office or a family gathering, can be stressful. And the most important part of the process is finding a venue that suits your needs – which in London, let’s face it, can be a daunting task. To help you find the right place for your office party, awards ceremony or get-together this party season here’s our selection of stunning locations, perfect for any occasion…


National Portrait Gallery

There are a number of stunning Gallery spaces available for hire which immerse guests in the special Collection as well as the Portrait Restaurant which boasts an impressive panoramic view over Trafalgar Square. The Gallery and Portrait Restaurant is available for hire Monday – Wednesday evenings and weekends.

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Professor Truman’s Magical Laboratory

This quirky venue in a contemporary warehouse space a few minutes walk from Liverpool Street Station is ideal for events of up to 1,000 people. Your interactive, magical experience begins as soon as you arrive. Laboratory technicians dressed in white lab coats and goggles will greet you and your guests outside as you are led through the decontamination area into the loft-style Laboratory.


The Winter Palace Ball

Step back in time with 8 Northumberland Avenue’s magnificent Winter Palace Ball. On arrival you will be transported to a bygone era of style and splendour to enjoy your sparkling drinks reception. After indulging in a spot of fine-dining guests are welcome to take to the floor and dance the night away in the venue’s stunning ballroom.

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Museum of London

This London Wall landmark makes a fantastic Christmas party venue. After passing through the beautiful 17th century Pleasure Gardens, evocative Victorian Walk and People’s City Gallery, guests will arrive in the Sackler Hall, with its show-stopping 360 degree LED ellipse. Your choice of reception or dinner menu will then be served, with a bar offering unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks throughout. Guests can dance the night away in the Sackler Hall or back in the entrance Hall.


A Winter’s Eve at One Moorgate Place

This beautiful Grade II listed building, with a range of versatile rooms, is located in the heart of the City. Themed decoration, entertainment and activities can all be sourced to your specification. As guests enter the main reception room they can admire the stunning glass domed ceiling and bold architectural features, while being served with sumptuous canapés and ice cold bubbles before moving to the Grand Hall.

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A Winter Soiree at the Tower of London

In keeping with the regal splendour of this sought after location, Winter Soirée has been inspired by the opulence of the venue’s surroundings, designed to ensure guests feel relaxed, cosy and thoroughly spoilt. If you don’t have a large enough number to hire the venue exclusively, there are some shared party nights where you can take as many tables as you wish and join in the fun.


For more information on any of these fantastic venues and for help planning your Christmas party visit to use our free event enquiry service. Just fill out the online form with your contact details and preferences and we will be in touch.

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