The Wellcome Collection opens two new event spaces in London

New Reading Room can host 160 guests and The Atrium can host evening events for up to 400 people.

The Reading Room at the Wellcome Collection
The Reading Room at the Wellcome Collection

The Wellcome Collection has revealed two new spaces for private hire; the Reading Room and The Atrium. The new spaces will be an addition to the venue’s portfolio of seven rooms already available for events.

"We are thrilled to be expanding our offering with two new exciting spaces for hire, which means we can continue to offer innovative exhibits to engage delegates and a more versatile area for larger events," said Daniel Caleb, event spaces manager at Wellcome Collection.

The Reading Room can host up to 160 guests for a variety of events including book launches and post-conference drink receptions. It also hosts the annual Wellcome Book Prize.

The Atrium houses a feature staircase, lighting cloud and hanging Anthony Gormley sculpture, providing space for evening events for up to 400 people. 

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