Venue hire services

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In-house catering

Our in-house caterer, Searcys, has a unique knowledge of the museum and can assist in every detail of organising your event. They offer a wide choice of hospitality and work closely with you to create a menu specifically tailored to your needs.

Searcys has designed a variety of packages to make planning your event simple. From old favourites with a modern twist to new dishes using traditional, seasonal ingredients, their menus celebrate the best of British cooking. All food is freshly prepared on site and reflects Searcys dedication to quality and value.

Tasty fare at the Cookhouse Cafe

Cookhouse Café

If your event is during the day, why not take advantage of our Café for a coffee break or lunch? The museum’s 140-seat Café serves a broad selection of tasty British fare, including home-baked cakes, freshly made salads, and hot food from the counter. Group bookings are accepted.

Gallery tours and presentations

Gallery tours and presentations

Why not offer your guests something extra with a private talk or tour by one of our curatorial experts? We can tailor themes to meet the interests of your party.

Gifts and goodies in the Shop

Gifts and goody bags

Give your guests a bit of the museum to take home - from books and gifts to museum-themed products, our Shop offers tailored gift solutions to complement your event.

Catering from approved suppliers

Approved suppliers

Catering, production, floral design and entertainment - whatever you need, we’ve got it covered. Our list of accredited suppliers cover a wide range of styles and budgets and were carefully chosen for their expertise, creativity and quality of work. 

Only companies on our approved list of suppliers can work at the museum.

Our services

Discover the services offered at the museum to help bring your event to life.

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FAQs

Have a query about events at the museum? Read our FAQs to find answers to the most common questions. 

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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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