Marianne North Gallery 

Ideal for evening drinks receptions or seated dining in the presence of more than 800 paintings by the visionary artist Marianne North.

The Marianne North Gallery

The gallery houses a permanent exhibition of 832 paintings by the Victorian artist Marianne North. 

 Restored in 2009, the paintings depict more than 900 species of plants, perfectly blending beauty and science.  

With limited availability, the Gallery provides an intimate and unique experience for your guests. It is suitable for a variety of occasions, including private lunches, commemorative events, birthdays or dinner parties.  

The neighbouring Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art may also be used for larger events, subject to availability and approval. 

Essential information 

Capacity  

  • Dinner: 30 
  • Standing reception: 80 

Fees for exclusive hire  

  • Monday to Friday: £7,000 + VAT (except bank holidays) 
  • Saturday or Sunday: £8,000 + VAT 

Hire time 

  • Evening hire only: 7pm to 11pm 
  • Midnight extension available upon request and charged accordingly 

Contact

If you would like to find out more or discuss your requirements, please contact our dedicated events team.

Make an enquiry


Tel: 020 8332 5641 

Email: venues@kew.org     

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