Down in leafy suburbia, set in the heart of a quaint inner city village, lies the first purpose built public art gallery just a stones throw away from central London. A Grade II listed building, the Gallery is adorned with a fusion of baroque and modern interiors, providing the perfect artistic back drop to any occasion. The landscape gardens create a spectacular atmospheric setting for larger events in the warmer months.
We would like to welcome you to Dulwich Picture Gallery, London’s best kept secret. Founded in 1811, this hidden gem was has been celebrating art for over 200 years. Designed by Regency architect Sir John Soane, the building is an architectural masterpiece that offers an intimate and unforgettable experience for your day.
The Gallery provides you with a gorgeous backdrop for both civil ceremonies and wedding receptions, with the choice to hold celebrations in our splendid Soane Gallery or use the stunningly landscaped gardens for a marquee reception.
Situated just 10 minutes from Victoria Station, Dulwich Picture Gallery is ideally located near to both West Dulwich and North Dulwich Station. The leafy village environment delivers an idyllic escape from the hustle and bustle of the City, and is surrounded by free parking.
All of the money that is generated through venue hire of Dulwich Picture Gallery goes towards the conservation and care of our venue and historic collection, and supports the development of the on-going education and exhibition programmes within the Gallery and local community, because we believe in giving back and maintaing Mr Bourgeois public investment
The Soane Gallery
Famous for its rich red walls and natural lighting, the Old Master paintings are densely hung to recall the Gallery’s Victorian splendor. This space is perfect for seated dinners or drinks receptions, whether you are holding a private party, corporate event or wedding celebration.
The Soane Gallery is the perfect location for your wedding ceremony, civil partnership, corporate reception or as a means of escapism from day long conferences. Elegantly style with baroque masterpieces and Victorian touches, the enfilade can be exclusively yours to host a variety of events.
Whether you are looking to rival Harry and Megans upcoming nuptials or host a soiree to rival your best friends, Dulwichs in-house events team will be happy to assist you and make your event truly special. Just contact Bethan or David for more details.
The Galleries contemporary venue space boasts floods of natural light from the panoramic window along with blank white walls to decorate at your will and make your occassion truly special.
The Linbury Room is a versatile space with in-built AV facilities, this space is perfect for a variety of different events from receptions to lectures, to dinners and civil ceremonies, Bethan and David would be happy to guide you in the best layout for your day and how the space can best me used to maximize the potential each event.
The ideal Blank Canvas to deliver whatever you need in terms of a perfect event, be creative with your decoration and we will ensure the perfectly delivery and attention to detail through our super Events team.
Dulwich Picture Gallery is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens that offer a secluded and tranquil retreat from the City, just ten minutes walk from two major train lines located in the heart of Dulwich Village.
The grounds can be hired for exclusive and private use. Included in our gardens is a private Meadow that is available to hire throughout the day. A completely hidden space that sits on just under an acre of land adjacent to the Gallery and Gardens. It is perfect for a more private summer time Wedding or f