• 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London
  • 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London

Café 1

Cafe 1 looking towards the Foyer


Ceiling height



Floor 1


Reception: 170
Seated dinner: 70

Located on a mezzanine level at the front of the Museum, the L-shaped Café́ is split into two sections for events - C1 and C2.

C1 overlooks the Atrium and Foyer and is used together with these spaces for large networking events.


  • Fixed service counter 
  • Fixed banquette seating 
  • Mix of oak and laminate tables by Another Country (removable) 
  • Oak chairs and high stools by TON (removable) 
  • Upholstered sofas and armchairs by Modus (removable) 


  • Casper and Noughts and Crosses stools by Modus (removable) 
  • Wire coffee tables by Dare Studio (removable) 
  • Feature lights by Flos and Tom Dixon 
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Localised speakers with input 
  • Lighting grid (6 presets) 

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Contact us

To discuss your event or arrange a site visit, please email venuehire@nam.ac.uk or submit a request via our enquiry form.

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