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The House of Commons offers 10 venues available for hire by companies, charities and organisations registered in the United Kingdom when the House is not sitting. Set within the historic Palace of Westminster, one of the most iconic buildings in the world, this magnificent building offers the ultimate setting for any event.
House of Commons event spaces available for hire.
The House of Commons has two venues licensed for Marriages and Civil Partnerships.
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Venues are available for hire by companies, charities and organisations registered in the United Kingdom when the House is not in session. View Recess dates to check date availability.
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