Hiring BFI Southbank

An outstanding events venue located on the banks of the Thames, BFI Southbank is the national centre for film and the moving image.

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It is the perfect location for conferences, meeting and events, with versatile spaces and world-class technical expertise.

We offer state-of-the-art cinema projection, unrivalled technical presentation and a range of catering spaces.

Our four cinemas can accommodate between 38 and 450 guests and we have a range of stylish, flexible reception spaces, any of which can be paired with a screen according to your needs.

Our dedicated events team can help you create memorable events from film premieres and awards ceremonies to meetings, conferences and private screenings.

All catering at BFI Southbank is provided by our catering partner Benugo.

Email southbankevents@bfi.org.uk or call 020 7849 4461 to discuss your event.

BFI Southbank is a fully Covid-secure site. A full list of safety regulations is available below.

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Hire Space rate BFI Southbank among London’s top 5 cultural venues to hire.