Young V&A

Cambridge Heath Road, England, E2 9PA, United Kingdom


3 Reviews


Young V&A London Corporate Functions & Events

Looking for a remarkable venue for your next corporate event in East London? Look no further than Young V&A Museum, an exceptional heritage-listed gem nestled in the heart of Bethnal Green. Young V&A’s McLain Hall is the perfect backdrop for unforgettable gatherings, boasting stunning architectural features, a captivating spiral staircase, a fully equipped bar, and a magnificent arched ceiling.

Whether you’re orchestrating a product launch, gala dinner, networking event, brand activation, or awards night, Young V&A has something to offer. Choose from a variety of spaces, including the newly opened Community Room or the awe-inspiring McLain Hall. Regardless of your choice, you’ll have a dedicated event coordinator by your side, working tirelessly to bring your dream event to life within this one-of-a-kind museum venue in East London.

Young V&A is a dry-hire venue, allowing you the freedom to handpick from a curated list of quality-approved suppliers. These professionals include some of the industry’s finest caterers, florists, entertainers, and production specialists. With their expertise, your event will shine like no other.

Young V&A London Corporate Function & Event Highlights:

  • Spectacular Grade-II listed venue in Bethnal Green
  • Venue hire supports the museum’s community work
  • Exceptional supplier partners for seamless events
  • Spacious and versatile McLain Hall caters for up to 600
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standing Up to 600 Standing
sitting Up to 300 Sitting
dinner Up to 250 Dinner & Dance


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available N/A
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A

Spaces At This Venue

  • Reception Space At Young V&A

    The McLain Hall

    This magnificent venue features soaring high ceilings, wrought iron architecture, intricate mosaic marble flooring, a built-in bar, overhead balconies, and a dramatic spiral staircase. The hall is perfectly suited for larger events, easily accommodating up to 300 seated or 600 standing guests.

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Nearby attractions:

  • Tower of London
  • The Shard
  • The British Museum

Nearby hotels:

  • Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
  • Mama Shelter London Shoreditch
  • Ibis budget London Whitechapel – Brick Lane
  • YOTEL London Shoreditch

Venue Testimonials

Had a party here, great venue!

Jamie R

Was here for a wedding recently - it might be the greatest little museum I'd never heard of! Spectacular Victorian architecture and really well thought out exhibits.

Kevin D

Attended a wedding here which was a huge surprise. Really made the place look alive and now a recommended venue for a big occasion!

Ace S

Frequently Asked Questions

The venue hire fee includes exclusive use of the agreed event spaces, a dedicated Event Manager, security staff, cleaning staff, an electrician, and a floor manager.

  • 600 guests standing 
  • 300 guests seated 
  • 250 guests seated with dancefloor

Yes, Young V&A is an impressive choice for corporate venue hire in East London. The spectacular McLain Hall at this unique museum venue is perfect for hosting product launches, networking events, gala dinners, exhibitions, and more.

There are plenty of hotels near the museum, options include:

  • Mama Shelter London Shoreditch
  • Town Hall Hotel & Apartments

There is no on-site parking available, but the venue is easily accessible from Bethnal Green tube station or Cambridge Heath overground station. The nearest accessible parking spaces are at Parmiter Street.

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