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Ondaatje Wing Theatre

Ondaatje Wing Theatre

Ondaatje Wing Theatre



Learning Department
020 7312 2483 (Text Direct: 18001)
[email protected]

National Portrait Gallery
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE

For information about daytime hire of our 138 seat auditorium, which is equipped with the latest audio-visual technology and professional presentation equipment, please email [email protected]. We have a professional and dedicated technical team to support your event requirements. ­

Educational groups and special interest groups should email [email protected] for information on hire rates.

For commercial hire and breakfast or evening events in the Ondaatje Wing Theatre, or for events in the rest of the Gallery, please refer to our Venue Hire pages