2 Carlton House Terrace has a variety of meeting rooms, which are available to hire. We can accommodate everything from a small working lunch through to a fully catered conference

Rooms Selection

  • The Fleming Room (Large lecture theatre and ante room)
  • The Watson & Crick Room (Large multi-purpose room)
  • The Pasteur Room (Medium sized meeting room)
  • The Virchow Room (Medium sized meeting room)
  • Jenner Room (Medium sized room)
  • Syndicate rooms (3 x small meeting rooms or can be booked as one medium sized room)


The Wellcome Conference Suite


The Fleming Room comprises of a Lecture Theatre and an Ante Room known as the Lister Room for registration. The versatile Lister Room can also be used as an area where sponsors can have display stands, or alternatively used as a break out area from the main meeting room.

The Fleming Room is infinitely adaptable because it has no fixed seating, and so can be set up theatre-style as in the depiction below, or boardroom, cabaret, U-shaped etc. It is also ideal for dining or for drinks receptions.

The Fleming Room room is panelled in maple and benefits from natural daylight and air conditioning.

  • Dimensions: 47 ft x 26 ft
  • Capacities:
    • Theatre style 100
    • Boardroom 40
    • Classroom 36
    • Cabaret 48
    • Reception 150
    • Horseshoe 50

See the room with our Fleming Room Virtual Tour

See the room with our Lister Room Virtual Tour


The Watson & Crick Room


The delightful Watson & Crick Room on the first floor overlooking The Mall is a wonderfully multi-purpose room that comes as part of a suite along with the Hodgkin Room, which can be used for registration and refreshments.

The tall elegant windows open onto small balconies, perfect for summer evening drinks with views over St James Park opposite.

Committee meetings, workshops and theatre-style presentations can all easily be accommodated in the Watson & Crick Room and it is quickly adapted from a morning meeting room into an evening dining or reception area.

The Hodgkin Room also has access to a small courtyard area in the centre of the College, and if pre dinner drinks are being served in the Hodgkin Room they can be taken outside on warm summer evenings.

The Hodgkin Room comes with all bookings for this room - usually used for catering/refreshments.(It is not hired separately)

  • Dimensions: 34 ft x 24 ft
  • Capacities:
    • Theatre style 60
    • Boardroom 30
    • Classroom 27
    • Cabaret 32
    • Reception 80
    • Horseshoe 25
    • Dining 48

See the room with our Watson & Crick Virtual Tour

See the room with our Hodgkin Room Virtual Tour


Syndicate Rooms x 3


These rooms known as the Muir, Bence Jones & Perutz Rooms can be divided into three rooms, to accommodate 10 boardroom style or can be used as one room that can accommodate a maximum of 25 people. They can also be booked for a catering breakout area.

Dimensions: 6.2m x 2.6m

See the room with our Syndicate Rooms Virtual Tour



The Virchow Room


The Virchow Room will seat 55 people theatre style and 25 boardroom but will be flexible to allow for different layouts.

  • Dimensions: 5.6m x 7.8m
  • Capacities:
    • Theatre style 55
    • Boardroom 25
    • U-shape 20
    • Classroom 20
    • Reception 60
    • Dining 24
    • Horseshoe 30

See the room with our Virchow Room Virtual Tour


Jenner Room


The Jenner Room is a 75 fixed seated raked lecture theatre with state of the art audio visual facilities including video conferencing equipment.

Dimensions: 6.9m x 9.0m

We will do our best to accommodate your exact requirements and work with you on designing the best layout for your event.

See the room with our Jenner Room Virtual Tour


The Pasteur Room

A bright airy Pasteur Room that can accommodate a medium sized board meeting, but is a versatile space for all kinds of events & functions.

  • Dimensions: 22 ft 6 inches x 22 ft 11 inches Height 5.2.metres
  • Capacities:
    • Theatre style 35
    • Boardroom 20
    • Classroom 16
    • Cabaret 28
    • Reception 40

See the room with our Pasteur Room Virtual Tour