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THE UPPER HALL

Liverpool Street, EC2M

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Liverpool Street, EC2M

The Space

Bishopsgate Institute has been awarded the "Good to Go" accreditation from Visit England, meaning our venue is Covid-secure. Contact us to learn more about our safety measures.

Originally the Ladies’ Reading Room for the Library, the Upper Hall is a versatile space full of natural light.

A blank canvas, the room can be configured in a variety of ways. Hosting everything from drinks receptions and award ceremonies to conferences and team away days, the Upper Hall is perfect for anyone wanting to use their imagination. The space can be hired on its own, and is also often used in conjunction with the Great Hall.

Set on the edge of the City of London, the Upper Hall is just two minutes’ walk from Liverpool Street station.

Capacity +
  • Venue capacity icon Theatre: 120
  • Venue capacity icon Boardroom: 20
  • Venue capacity icon Cabaret: 50
  • Venue capacity icon Standing: 220
  • Venue capacity icon Dining: 50
  • Venue capacity icon Sq/ft: 3821.00
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    Awards ceremony
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    Christmas party
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    Conference
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    Training
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Catering

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    Approved caterers only
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    Can provide Halal
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    Can provide Kosher
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    Dry Hire
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    Tables & Chairs
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    Vegan Friendly
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    Full catering kitchen
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    Wet Hire

Allowed Events

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    Loud Music
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    Open past 12am
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    Child friendly

Licensing

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    Noise restrictions
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    Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Venue Specs

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    Breakout rooms
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    Dancefloor
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    Early access
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    Loading bay
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    Rain friendly
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    Toilets
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    Wheelchair access
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    Whiteboards/ flipcharts
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    Dog friendly
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    Elevator
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    Goods lift
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    Outside area
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    Ramps
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    Separate Entrance
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    Smoking area

Technical

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    AV equipment
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    Bring your own DJ
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    Hearing loop
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    On-site technician
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    PA System
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    Wi-Fi
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    High Speed Fibre Optic
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    Hybrid Events
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    Live Streaming
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    Sky Sports
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    Stage
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    Video Conferencing
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    Video Recording
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