Memorable experiences

Offering a wide range of excellent venue space with various capacities to suit your needs

Event types

Magnificent venues whatever the occasion

Every year we host many different kinds of events at our Oxford venues. Our team will support you throughout the planning stages of your event, looking after every detail, so your guests have a great experience. Some of the more frequent types of events we host at our Oxford venues are below.


Whether for 60 or 600 delegates, we've got the perfect venue for your next conference


Get ideas flowing and conversations going in one of the many meeting rooms at our four venues


Inform, demonstrate and discuss ideas in one of the many rooms ideal for exhibitions


Host a rousing concert and receive a full house of applause in our stunning Grade I listed Sheldonian Theatre

Drinks Receptions

Celebrate and bring 50 to 750 people together whether for work or pleasure at one of our four venues


Spark debate or discuss current research and theories in one of the many rooms suitable for lectures


Our catering team are ready and waiting to host you for a three course dinner or chilled out BBQ in the grounds of Osler House

Filming & Photography

Immerse yourself in traditional Oxford surroundings - the ideal setting for film, TV or photography shoots

Guided Tours

Want to know more about the stunning venue you're in? Ask us about private guided tours in the city of dreaming spires

Wedding Receptions

Celebrate your big day with friends and family at one of our venues. Choose the grand rooms of the Examination Schools, the stunning setting of the Sheldonian Theatre for a reception in conjunction with The Bodleian Library or relax with a BBQ in the gardens of Osler House

Upcoming events

Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra – Messiah

Thursday 13 December 19:30. Sheldonian Theatre

'I did think I did see all Heaven before me' wrote Handel as he finished Messiah. It's not hard to hear why. Inside its biblical stories and reflections on redemption and love, Messiah contains some of the most moving music ever composed - as touching as it is universal.

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Oxford Bach Choir – Carols For All

Saturday 15 December 19:30pm. Sheldonian Theatre

The Oxford Bach Choir celebrates Christmas with a programme of seasonal music – including the first performance of a new carol written by Oxford Graduate, Harry Baker for the OBC and its Principal Conductor, Benjamin Nicholas. The choir will be joined by singers and instrumentalists from the Oxfordshire County Music Service.

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