Weddings at QMUL

£5000 for venue hire
Up to 220
Exclusive Use
Wedding license
Our extraordinary venues create a perfect backdrop to ensure you wow your guests by providing a unique setting for a wedding day like no other!
Features & Capacity
Venue Type
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
12:00 PM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM
Bridal Suite
Changing Only
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
On-site Parking
Ceremony and Reception
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Sound System Available
Wedding License
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Halal Catering
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List
Kosher Catering
Cultural Experience
Asian Weddings
Pricing & Costs
Venue Hire Only
  • Prices start at
  • £5000
  • Minimum Price Per Head
  • £72
  • Maximum Price Per Head
  • £92
  • Minimum Number of Guests
  • 100
We're certainly really pleased with everything
Sep 2015
A happy couple
"Thanks so much to you and your whole team for all your efforts towards the big day. Feedback from the guests has been really positive a... 

It’s the perfect venue for a traditional wedding.
Aug 2016
A happy couple
"The day ran smoother than we could ever imagine thanks to you and your staff. So we will be forever grateful for the part you all playe... 

The Octagon looks great in photos!
Jul 2015
A happy couple
"Thanks a million for all of your hard work in making sure we had a wonderful wedding day and the card we found upon return from honeymo... 

We really couldn’t have pulled it all off without
Sep 2015
A happy couple
‘Thank you so much for your help, support and patience with us and for us. We really couldn’t have pulled it all off without you. We can... 

Loved the beautiful venue.
Oct 2015
A happy couple
"Loved the beautiful venue and we were really happy with the waiting staff. Best thing about Saran was that she was really thorough and ... 

We chose the Octagon...
Jan 2016
A happy couple
"We chose the Octagon because of the ambiance and the beautiful room. On the day everything went smoothly and according to plan."

Our guests were amazed
Nov 2016
A happy couple
"Our guests were amazed at what the Octagon looked like! It looked lovely and the whole day was great."

Full Description
  • Our dedicated team aim to deliver a beautiful, relaxed wedding in the heart of East London. We are here to provide help and support to keep your mind at rest.  The Senior Common Room can accommodate civil ceremonies for up to 100 guests. This historical venue is located in the iconic Queens’ Building, overlooking the Queens’ Lawn and Victorian Clocktower.  The Octagon can accommodate 220 guests for a sit-down dinner. Dining in the Octagon is an unforgettable experience. This extraordinary Grade II listed venue provides a truly atmospheric setting for your special day. The Octagon’s shelves are lined with brightly coloured books and busts of eminent authors which compliment the beautiful domed ceiling. Celebrate your wedding breakfast with a seated meal or hot fork buffet from our well-crafted menus. Our experienced in-house hospitality team will talk you through your options, and help you plan the perfect dining experience for you and your guests. We are able to cater for all dietary requirements.
  • Experience
    Year Business Was Established
    # Of Weddings Hosted
    Between 10 and 30
    # Of People In Team
    Public Liability Insurance
Press & Awards
Press and Awards (1)
Location & Contact Details
  • Directions
    • Address
    • Mile End Road, London, Greater London, E1 4NS, England
    • Nearest Town
    • Mile End
    • Nearest Train Station
    • Mile End and Stepney Green Underground Stations
    • Nearest Airport
    • London City Airport
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Weddings at QMUL at The National Wedding Show
  • 20th October 2017
  • This weekend we'll be attending the National Wedding Show at London Excel. Please come and see us at stand D19! See you there.