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Congress Centre


Congress Centre is located in an unbeatable position in the heart of London's West End, close to public transport. Situated in an architecturally-renowned modernist building, the contemporary hi-tech venue comprises 21 conference & event spaces for up to 850 people.

Here are our top six reasons why you should book Congress Centre for your next event:

1. Location
Congress Centre is in an unbeatable position in the heart of London's West End, close to public transport and a short walk from Covent Garden and Soho.

2. Quirkiness
The venue is set within an architecturally-renowned 1950s' modernist building which provides a striking backdrop for a wide variety of events, from conferences, AGMs, exhibitions and meetings to fashion shows, awards dinners and product launches.

3. Hi-tech facilities
The venue has both experienced technicians and all the hi-tech gadgetry necessary to make your event go with a bang (not literally!).

4. Flexibility
With 21 different conference and event spaces you'll be hard pressed not to find a suitable space for your event. Whether you're looking for a small meeting room, a conference hall for 500 delegates, or a large venue for a cocktail reception for 850, Congress Centre has it covered.

5. Great food and service!
Repeat bookings are a high proportion of the venue's business thanks to flexible menus and a very high standard of food and service. The venue also has a five star rating for hygiene.

6. You're in good company
This gem of a venue is really starting to turn heads in the corporate world and has already hosted events for the likes of Barclays, Coca Cola, John Lewis, Microsoft and Yahoo!, as well as for public sector organisations such as the NHS and the Food Standards Agency.

So what are you waiting for? Check out or pick up the phone and arrange a site visit by calling 020 7467 1318. We're looking forward to meeting you.


Venues Individual Room Capacities

Name Reception Sit Down Theatre Area in m2
Congress Hall  850 300 500 432
Congress Suite 1  45 30 35 47
Congress Suite 2  25 20 25 30
Congress Suite 3  25 20 25 30
Congress Suite 4  40 30 35 35
Council Chamber  200 80 160 195
Foyer  300 - - -
Invision Suite 1  70 40 80 74
Invision Suite 1 & 2  120 60 130 120
Invision Suite 2  40 20 40 46
Invision Suite 3  - - 12 19
Invision Suite 4  40 30 40 46
Marble Hall  250 - - -




Disabled Access

No Smoking

Outside Area

Outside Caterers

Riverside Location / Views


Screening Room(s)


Contact Details

Congress Centre
23-28 Great Russell Street