A Grade 1 listed building in the heart of Mayfair, combining a scientific heritage spanning over 200 hundreds years with a certainly prestigious and impressive backdrop. The Ri can accommodate a whole different spectrum of events, offering flexible & versatile spaces for 2-600 guests.

We are proud to be home to our world-famous lecture theatre, holding 430 in intimate surroundings; boasting a further 7 event spaces, state of the art in-house audio-visual service and high quality catering provided by our in-house catering partner Elior.

All revenue generated from venue hire is donated back into the Ri charity; helping to create a world where everyone is inspired to think more deeply about science and its place in our lives.

Contact us

The Royal Institution
21 Albemarle Street
London W1S 4BS
+44 (0)207 491 6565


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