Daytime catering

Daytime Catering - IWM London - Venue Hire

We believe that the cornerstone of good food is the quality of the ingredients.

Our chefs value the importance of fresh, carefully sourced ingredients and really appreciate the abundance of quality produce Britain has to offer.

Their enthusiasm for great tastes and combinations means you will always find them in the midst of creating new dishes and our menus reflect this passion for quality and innovation.

We have created a variety of packages to suit all budgets and our chefs are always on hand to tailor our menus to your requirements.

Day Delegate Packages

Orpen Boardroom Conference Layout
IWM, Orpen Boardroom London

From £59.00 + VAT per person:

  • Exclusive room hire of main meeting room from 09:00 - 17:00
  • Arrival, mid-morning and afternoon tea and coffee 
  • Lunch - 1 salad and 2 different sandwiches 
  • Soft drinks served with lunch 
  • Morning and afternoon treats to fuel body and mind 
  • Wi-Fi
  • Access to explore the museum from 10:00 - 17:00

Minimum numbers based on meeting room selection: 

  • Orpen Boardroom - minimum number of 20
  • Park View Room - minimum number of 20 

AV quotes are available on request

IWM London offers useful transport links from Waterloo Station and Lambeth North or Elephant & Castle Underground stations. Find out more

Evening Reception Packages

An evening event at IWM London with tables and a band

IWM London is the ideal venue for hosting an unforgettable reception. 

Entertain guests amongst some of IWM London’s most iconic exhibits including the dramatically suspended aircraft in the Atrium.

For a different perspective our breathtaking rooftop terrace, a suspended gallery at the top of the atrium, provides dramatic views of the floors below. For more intimate receptions, the impressive Orpen Boardroom is ideal.

Our experienced team will ensure you have a perfect event from start to finish.

Evening Reception Packages
From £96 + VAT per person:

  • Dedicated account & event management
  • Choice of exclusive hire of either our iconic Atrium with sensational suspended aircraft or our glass ceiling Roof Terrace, boasting a dramatic bridge over the galleries below
  • Themed event lighting creating a unique & memorable experience
  • Three-hour unlimited drinks reception including house wine, bottled beer and selection of fruit pressé
  • Choice of 5 delicious canapés served by our friendly team, showcasing a series of culinary delights
  • Cloakroom area

Minimum number of 100

IWM London offers useful transport links from Waterloo Station and Lambeth North or Elephant & Castle Underground stations. Find out more

Seated Dinner Packages

Seated Dinner Packages - IWM London - Venue Hire

IWM London offers a unique selection of unforgettable event spaces for seated dinners. 

Dinners in the spectacular Atrium offer guests the opportunity to dine amongst some of IWM London’s most important exhibits and dine below a number of dramatically suspended aircraft. The Atrium is perfect for award ceremonies, charity events, gala dinners and parties, providing a high profile and inspirational setting for your guests.

For more intimate dinners, both the Park View Room, located amongst our first floor galleries, and the Orpen Boardroom offer an ideal setting. 

Seated Dinner Packages
From £132.50 + VAT per person:

  • Dedicated account & event management
  • Exclusive hire of the Atrium boasting dramatic suspended aircraft – 19:30 – 23:30
  • Themed event lighting creating a unique & memorable experience
  • Glass of Prosecco when being greeted by our friendly team
  • 3 course seated dining experience
  • After dinner coffee station
  • ½ bottle of house wine per person
  • Jugs of water provided on the tables
  • Cloakroom area
  • Fine dining cutlery, crockery, linen and glassware

Minimum number 100

IWM London offers useful transport links from Waterloo Station and Lambeth North or Elephant & Castle Underground stations. Find out more

A tray of food and example of catering for IWM London events

Restaurant Associates offers a wide variety of menu choices, please contact the events team for menu upgrades. 

Seasonality and quality of produce is key when sourcing ingredients and our menus will change throughout the year to reflect this.

Our evening dinner packages will give you an insight into the possibilities for events at IWM London, however we would be thrilled to work with you on a bespoke proposal that works with all elements at your event.

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