Benjamin Franklin House

Capacities 25-40 for Dinner
50 for Reception
Bar Can be hired
Garden Yes – a secluded courtyard
Stage Possibly
Dinner Yes
Reception Yes
Licensed for civil ceremonies? No

Located in the heart of London, just steps from Trafalgar Square, Benjamin Franklin House is a unique venue for corporate and private events, including elegant lunches, memorable receptions, lectures, dinners and wedding receptions in an exquisite 18th century setting.

Franklin’s Parlour and Franklin’s Laboratory
Two stunning rooms that can be used separately or jointly for receptions, lectures and dinners. Floor to ceiling windows with Juliet balconies and period shutters provide an exceptional setting.Capacity (using both rooms): 34 sit down dinner, up to 40 reception.

Mrs Stevenson’s Parlour and Card Room
Mirroring Franklin’s rooms Mrs Stevenson’s rooms are the perfect setting to receive your guests and offer them a welcoming drink. Capacity (using both rooms): 25 sit down dinner, 30-40 reception.

Seminar Room
Fully equipped with LCD projector and screen, this room is ideal for lectures and meetings. Capacity: 25

Board Room
Features stylish furnishings amid a Georgian backdrop. Capacity: 10

Outside Terrace
Escape the hustle and bustle of London and enjoy long summer evenings with cocktails in this secluded courtyard. Capacity: 15

Events can include a free talk or tour of the House by a senior staff member. Presentations can be tailored directly to your company’s interests, reflecting Franklin’s many pursuits: from diplomacy, Anglo-American relations, and finance, to science, philosophy, journalism, music, literature and letters.