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Lambeth Assembly Hall Wedding Reception Venue

A beautiful Grade II listed building in the heart of Brixton.

South London, Brixton

£150 - £12,000

250 guests

33 reviews

Unique Spaces

Can cater for up to 250 people

A Grade II listed building

A fine example of the Edwardian Baroque style of civic architecture

A dry hire venue

Has a late license

Prices & Key Facts


Price Band: £ - ££

Typical Price: £3,700

Price Range: £150 - £12,000


Guest Capacity (min/max): 2 / 250

Space for more? (e.g. marquee): Yes

About Lambeth Assembly Hall

Based in Lambeth in South West London, Lambeth Assembly Hall is a historical venue that is perfect for Wedding Receptions. This property was built in 1908 and opened by King George V and Queen Mary, who were the acting Prince and Princess of Wales at the time. This Edwardian building has been lovingly restored to its original splendour, providing an elegant and unforgettable location for nuptial celebrations.

Facilities and Capacity

Lambeth Assembly Hall offers offers an elegant art-deco space for celebrations, with a range of facilities including an adjoining reception area and a cloakroom. Ideal for large events, the hall can accommodate up to 300 guests for cocktail receptions and 250 people for banquet-style meals.

Those who want to enjoy an alfresco experience can make use of the Outside Courtyard, which is ideal for drink receptions

Services Offered

Lambeth Assembly Hall offers a range of facilities to ensure that couples enjoy the wedding of their dreams. This team welcomes outside vendors, including your choice of private catering company but have a wide range of excellent approved caterers. This venue can accommodate both buffet-style meals and seated banquets. They have an alcohol license until 02:00 on Friday's and Saturday's and they also welcome your choice of entertainment options. There is plenty of room for a dance floor, with an impressive stage framed by traditional velvet curtains. Furniture is included, including banquet tables and chairs can be provided upon request. A friendly member of the Venues Team will be on-hand to assist you throughout the planning process and will be on hand to support you on the day.

Capacity from 60 people upwards

The Details

Type of Ceremony

Civil ceremony licensed

Receptions Only

Venue Setting


Additional Facilities

Outdoor ceremonies

Live music permitted

Wedding coordinator

Wedding packages

Bespoke weddings

Good Disabled Access

Venue Type

Exclusive use

Town Halls & Registry Offices

Intimate Venue


Catering Options

Outside Caterers Permitted

Pre-approved Caterers Only




Contact & Location

Lambeth Assembly Hall

Lambeth Town Hall, 1 Brixton Hil, Brixton, SW2 1RW, South London, United Kingdom


Lambeth Assembly Hall is at one side of the Town Hall, so everyone hiring this hall will benefit from exclusive hire of this space. Our Courtyard is only available for exclusive hire on a weekend.

Lambeth Town Hall has a ceremonies team who manage the ceremonies within the Town Hall.

We can accommodate Al Fresco dining or a drinks reception in the Courtyard.

No corkage charge.

We work with a list of recommended suppliers, however if you would like to use your own, that's fine we will just require some documents that we would need to submit for approval.

From 10am! Earlier Access can be granted at an additional charge.

Monday - Thursday your reception will need to finish by 23:00. Friday - Saturday your reception can go until 2:00. Sunday your reception will need to finish by 23:00.

We ask that all entertainment is kept below 90DB.

No fireworks or open flames allowed

Biodegradable confetti only outside of the Assembly Hall.

No open flames are permitted.



Lambeth Assembly Hall is based in the heart of Brixton so there are lots of lovely hotels and other accommodation based nearby and in neighboring Boroughs.

Our Sustainability Commitments

We have recently joined the Sustainable Wedding Alliance and look forward to working towards our accreditation.

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