Welcome to the Royal Institution

Our unique venue, your unique event.
Exterior of Ri building

Our Spaces

In the heart of Mayfair, the Royal Institution combines period spaces with 200 years of scientific heritage. Whether it’s a formal dinner in the elegant Georgian rooms, a conference presentation in our iconic Lecture Theatre, an away day in the Conversation Room or a canape reception spilling out on the modern Mezzanine, our flexible venue allows us to curate your perfect event experience.

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Your Event at the RI

The Royal Institution is home to a stunning mix of Georgian and contemporary spaces perfect for events for up to 400 guests. Ri Venue has a dedicated in-house event management team including experienced managers, knowledgeable AV technicians and expert caterers to support you throughout your event experience. Our versatile spaces can be arranged in a variety of ways to suit your needs, and our team of preferred suppliers are there to add a touch of sparkle to your event.

Central London Location
200 Years of Unique Scientific Heritage
Elegant Flexible Spaces

The event went amazingly well and your team did a great job in making sure everything went well. I received many comments on the day on how beautiful and spectacular the venue is!

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