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Central Hall Westminster

Central Hall

Central Hall Westminster(CHW) is a beautiful Grade II* listed building just off Parliament Square, next to Westminster Abbey.  Central Hall Westminster (CHW) was opened in 1912 as a centenary monument to Methodist founder John Wesley. The venue has 23 meeting and events spaces that can cater to up to 2,000 people in the Great Hall and continues to host numerous events annually, from concerts to graduation ceremonies.  CHW is particularly well-known for hosting events of cultural significance, such as Stand Up To Cancer, The Late, Late Show and even the very first UN public address in 1946.


Central Hall Westminster, Story’s Gate, Westminster, London,SW1H 9NH

Nearest Tube

St. James's Park, Westminster Station

Contact details

020 7222 8010


The Great Hall – Theatre 1950
Lecture Hall and Library – Theatre 800
Aldersgate – Theatre 250
George Thomas, Roberts Perks, Donald English, William Sangster – Theatre 150
John Tudor, Dinsdale Young, Maurice Barnett – Theatre 50
Syndicate Rooms – Theatre 10


Step-free access
Break Out Areas
In-house AV
In-house catering
Balcony access

T: (44) 020 3872 7183