Experience exclusive use of the museum for your event by hiring the Florence Nightingale museum. The museum is the perfect venue for hosting receptions or holding small meetings, seminars and lectures. The museum’s position on London’s South Bank, opposite the Houses of Parliament, is an attractive central location.


The museum is available to hire Monday to Friday either in the morning between 8am-10am or in the evenings from 5pm.

Drinks reception – maximum 250 guests
Lecture – maximum 30 guests seated

Hire costs
The museum can be hired for a minimum two-hour event at a cost of £600 (including VAT). Additional hours – £225 (+VAT) per hour.

Catering is supplied by Hospitality at St Thomas’ Hospital who offer a number of different packages to help you select the perfect refreshments for your event.

Minimum number: 20 guests
To find out more about our hire charges and catering packages, please download our Information Sheet


Multifunctional room

Our multifunctional room can be hired for meetings, group work or other projects Monday to Friday.

Lecture – maximum 30 seated guests
Meeting with tables – maximum 15 guests

Hire costs
£125 (+VAT) per hour

We can offer the following equipment to support your event
Laptop and data projector
Two folding tables and chairs

Bookings and enquiries
For bookings and enquiries please email Stephanie Tyler or call 020 7188 4400.

Venue Hire Terms and Conditions

A taste of Florence

This short film shows a party taking place in the museum, complete with Florence Nightingale in full costume!