Venue Hire at The City Centre

The City Centre is a unique gallery celebrating The City of London’s architectural heritage as well as its exciting future developments. At the heart of the venue is Pipers’ architectural model of the Square Mile, exploring London’s evolving skyline from a unique perspective. 

Located in the heart of the City, our event spaces are fully equipped for your event needs:

  • Exclusive hire of the whole venue for breakfast and evening receptions

  • Two flexible daytime event spaces for meetings, conferences and workshops

  • Professional in-house catering team offering a range of seasonal menus

  • Full AV 

  • Personalise your event with bespoke Model talks and city walking tours

  • 4 minute walk from Bank and Moorgate tube stations, next to the historic Guildhall

Contact Us:

Our Events Team look forward to assisting with your event. Please call 0207 6008 362 or email

Daytime Events

City Model Conference Room

x85 theatre, 48 workshop, 36 cabaret, 30 boardroom, 25 horseshoe

The Conference Room sits alongside the City Model to provide two adjoining spaces for professional presentations, conferences and team away days

  • Complimentary projector and screen

  • Range of seating layouts to best suit your event

  • Exclusive access to the City Model

  • Separate space for catering service

Full Day hire

Half Day hire  

Breakfast hire

Lunch hire     

Please speak to our Events Team for additional hours

 09:00 – 17:00

09:00 – 12:30 /13:30 – 17:00 

08:00 – 11:00    

11:30 – 15:00

£850 +VAT

£450 +VAT  

£570 +VAT    

£650 +VAT

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Wren Boardroom

x18 boardroom

The Wren Boardroom offers a perfect environment for presentations, meetings and workshops with in-built AV and breakfast, lunch and refreshments served to the room

  • Complimentary 60-inch presentation screen

  • Complimentary flipchart

  • Fixed boardroom style

  • Natural daylight

Full Day hire

Half Day hire

Breakfast hire

Lunch hire

Please speak to our Events Team for additional hours

09:00 – 17:00

09:00 – 12:30 /13:30 to 17:00

08:00 – 11:00

11:30 – 15:00

£450 +VAT

£250 +VAT

£320 +VAT

£350 +VAT


Exclusive breakfast and evening hire

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The City Centre (whole venue)

x200 reception

Perfect for breakfast events and evening receptions, the whole venue can be hired for exclusive use, complemented by canapes and bowl food from our in-house Head Chef.

Hire includes:

Exhibition Gallery

  • Explore our changing exhibitions exploring the art, architecture and changing landscape of the City

  • Guest registration area

  • Cloakroom

City Model Conference Room and Gallery

  • Spacious reception space

  • The official City of London architectural model

  • Complimentary poseur tables

  • Complimentary microphone and AV

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£1,000 +VAT

£250 +VAT

£650 +VAT

Evening Reception (17:30 - 21:00)

Additional hours (until 23:00)

Breakfast Reception (07:45 - 09:45)



Our Head Chef is pleased to offer seasonal menus from the freshest ingredients, from delicious breakfast and lunch menus, to elegant canapés and bowl food.

The City Centre Autumn Winter Menu

Model Talks and Viewings

City Model

Private Model Talk and Viewing

1 hour (model talk 30 minutes, viewing time 30 minutes)

Our knowledgeable guides bring the City Model to life, a perfect addition for events or for groups. Available Fridays. Other dates may be available on request.

Suggested maximum: 35 people

£250 +VAT

City Model

Private Model Viewing

1 hour

Perfect for groups, book your own self-led viewing of the City Model. Available Fridays on request

Suggested maximum: 35 people

£150 +VAT 

Concession rate for education groups £75 +VAT

City Walking Tours

Drinks Reception in Model Room

Bespoke Private Tours

Ideal for groups and team away days, make the most of our location and knowledge by booking a private tour.

City Explorer - Meet at The City Centre for a drinks reception around the City Model where your guide will introduce the City, before seeing it all in person. Bring to life ideas of architecture, history and the built environment, with a little City gossip!

£750 +VAT

Explore Your City - book a bespoke tour with One City based on your preferred location. Learn about the past and present with tips for lunch spots, the best bars and cultural attractions in your part of the City.

£500 +VAT

The City Centre is managed by New London Architecture on behalf of the City of London Corporation

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