Venue Hire

Located in the heart of London, across the river from Parliament, Big Ben, and Westminster and a short walk from the London Eye, the Florence Nightingale Museum is available for private hire. Your venue hire provides you with exclusive access to the whole museum and its exhibits, allowing you to entertain your guests in a unique setting for an experience they will never forget.

The museum is the perfect venue for hosting drink receptions, events, and celebrations. In addition to the venue hire itself there are also opportunities for:

Gallery tours and presentations

Why not offer your guests something extra with a private talk or tour by one of our experts? These can include performances by Florence Nightingale or Mary Seacole.


Catering is supplied by our external partners at St. Thomas’ Hospital. Get in touch to discuss your requirements and we will be happy to help you select the perfect refreshments for your event.

About our Venue

The Florence Nightingale Museum is located within the Thomas’ Hospital on what was once the original Nightingale Training school established in 1860 as part of Florence’s campaign to transform nursing and health care. The venue houses one of the largest collections of artifacts relating to the life and times of Florence Nightingale and provides and interesting and engaging experience to all that visit.

All proceeds from Venue Hire help to support the museum and its collection. The Florence Nightingale Museum is a registered charity, number 299576, first registered on 22 December 1982.

Why Choose the Florence Nightingale Museum?

  • We are a registered charity, so by utilising us as your venue hire you are making a valuable contribution to our museum and its mission.
  • You will experience a unique London location while surrounding yourself with history.
  • The museum is within walking distance of public transportation. Both Westminster tube and Waterloo tube/station.
  • You will enjoy an exclusive, private hire of the entire museum space and its exhibits.
  • The museum has a dedicated and creative events team, as well as a variety of packages and opportunities, to help you create a memorable occasion.

Booking Process

View our Venue Hire Brochure below to explore the Florence Nightingale Museums many packages and options available to you.

When you have decided on a package or if you have any questions, please contact us.