About the Town Hall

One of East Anglia’s most prestigious venues, situated in the very centre of Ipswich, the Town Hall is an ideal venue for many occasions.

With a rich heritage, the building plays a significant part in the history of the town, from 1868 to the present day.

We pride ourselves on being able to offer a multitude of complex events. We can help plan your function every step of the way, from start to finish, and our years of experience delivering many different types of occasions will ensure your function runs effortlessly. Whatever you require to make your event a memorable one, just ask our team, who are more than happy to assist you.

From large-scale corporate conferences, major concerts, civic banquets and balls to lunchtime meetings, private social events, wedding receptions, student proms and festivals, the Town Hall has a variety of spaces for you to choose from.

About the Town Hall

With a rich heritage, the building plays a significant part in the history of the town, from 1868 to the present day.

We pride ourselves on being able to offer a multitude of complex events. We can help plan your function every step of the way, from start to finish, and our years of experience delivering many different types of functions is available to you, ensuring your function runs effortlessly. Whatever you require to make your event a memorable one, just ask our team, who are more than happy to assist you.

From large-scale corporate conferences, major concerts, civic banquets and balls to lunchtime meetings, private social events, wedding receptions, student proms and festivals, the Town Hall has a variety of spaces for you to choose from.

Council Chamber

Steeped in history, this Victorian room with its marble columns, large windows and portrait lined walls, provides a timeless setting for your event.

Framed by four marble columns, the stage provides a striking focal point for your event, making it an ideal setting for conferences, social occasions, private functions, wedding receptions, and entertainment events.

This spacious room lends itself to many different layouts meaning that the Chamber can be arranged to suit you. 

Capacity: Up to 200 people

Rate (4 hours): From £202 + VAT 

Council Chamber

Steeped in history, this Victorian room with its marble columns, large windows and portrait lined walls, provides a timeless setting for your event.

Framed by four marble columns, the stage provides a striking focal point for your event, making it an ideal setting for conferences, social occasions, private functions, wedding receptions, and entertainment events.

This spacious room lends itself to many different layouts meaning that the Chamber can be arranged to suit you. 

Capacity: Up to 200 people

Rate (4 hours): From £202 + VAT 

Gallery Three

Formally a library, mayoral function room and Town Clerk’s office, this grand setting provides a flexible space suitable for exhibitions, functions and meetings.

Located on the first floor, the Gallery can be hired alongside the Council Chamber to accommodate larger events, or to provide you with extra space to fulfil your needs, whether that involves having separate areas for refeshments, displays or entertainment.

Capacity: Up to 150 people

Rate (per hour): From £20 + VAT

Pickwick Room

The Pickwick room is a flexible space, which can be adapted to accommodate meetings, small conferences, temporary office space or the layout of your choice.

Additional space is available in the attached Reading Room, which is ideal for a breakout area or private meeting space.

Capacity: Up to 40 people

Rate (per hour): From £15 +VAT

Pickwick Room

The Pickwick room is a flexible space, which can be adapted to accommodate meetings, small conferences, temporary office space or the layout of your choice.

Additional space is available in the attached Reading Room, which is ideal for a breakout area or private meeting space.

Capacity: Up to 40 people

Rate (per hour): From £15 +VAT

Reading Room

The Reading Room is smaller in size than the Pickwick room so is well suited for a breakout area or private meeting space.

Capacity: Up to 6 people

Rate (per hour): From £10 +VAT

Giles Room

The Giles Room is smaller in size than the Wolsey room so is well suited to small conferences and meetings and also has a small breakout area.

Capacity: Up to 30 people

Rate (per hour): From £15 +VAT

Giles Room

The Giles Room is smaller in size than the Wolsey room so is well suited to small conferences and meetings and also has a small breakout area.

Capacity: Up to 30 people

Rate (per hour): From £15 +VAT

Venue details

Situated in the very centre of Ipswich, this prestige venue is easily accessible and has excellent transport links.

WHERE

Cornhill, Ipswich, IP1 1DH

TELEPHONE

01473 433465

Town Hall

Cornhill, Ipswich, IP1 1DH

VENUE FACILITIES
PROJECTOR YES
TV/VIDEO YES
WIFI YES
PA SYSTEM WITH MICROPHONES YES
LAPEL MICS YES
STATIONARY (PADS & PENCILS) YES
FLIP CHARTS YES
LIGHT REFRESHMENTS (TEA/COFFEE) YES
BREAK OUT AREAS YES
ON SITE EVENT MANAGEMENT YES
BAR FACILITIES YES
DANCE FLOOR YES
DISABILITY ACCESS YES
OUTDOOR SPACE YES
MARQUE SPACE YES
ONSITE PARKING NO
WEDDING LICENSE NO
INTERNAL CATERING YES

 

Venue details

Situated in the very centre of Ipswich, this prestige venue is easily accessible and has excellent transport links.

WHERE

Cornhill, Ipswich, IP1 1DH

TELEPHONE

01473 433465

Town Hall

Cornhill, Ipswich, IP1 1DH

VENUE FACILITIES
PROJECTOR YES
TV/VIDEO YES
WIFI YES
PA SYSTEM WITH MICROPHONES YES
LAPEL MICS YES
STATIONARY (PADS & PENCILS) YES
FLIP CHARTS YES
LIGHT REFRESHMENTS (TEA/COFFEE) YES
BREAK OUT AREAS YES
ON SITE EVENT MANAGEMENT YES
BAR FACILITIES YES
DANCE FLOOR YES
DISABILITY ACCESS YES
OUTDOOR SPACE YES
MARQUE SPACE YES
ONSITE PARKING NO
WEDDING LICENSE NO
INTERNAL CATERING YES

 

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