Please note that due to the current restrictions we are unable to take any bookings at the moment. 03.07.2020
Guided tours of Watermen’s Hall can be arranged for a Mondaymorning or afternoon subject to availability commencing normally at 10.30 or 2.00 and lasting for about one and a half hours. Please note that all tours must be booked in advance.
The Company can accommodate groups of between 10 – 15 people only. The tours are led by the Assistant Clerk, who will be pleased to show you round the Georgian Hall and tell you something of the long history of the Watermen and Lightermen of the River Thames. Rooms included in the tour are subject to availability.
Please note that we are unable to undertake tours for under 10 people.
A very special ‘backboard’
Tours costs £15.00 a head to include tea and coffee and must be booked before hand with the Assistant Clerk on 0207 7929 7456 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment is accepted on the day by cheque or debit card (MasterCard or Visa only) or cash.
All proceeds from these tours go towards the preservation of the Georgian Hall for future generations.
A detail of the ornate carving on the Master’s Chair
Please do not come to the Hall with a view to being shown around without contacting us first. We hate to disappoint but are unable to conduct ad hoc tours due to the rooms often being in use.
A detail of the wonderful ceiling in the Court Room
The Freemen’s Room
Hiring Watermen's Hall
Watermen’s Hall is one of the City of London’s finest venues for conferences, banquets, receptions, award ceremonies, business meetings, wedding receptions, private dining and silver service luncheons for up to 80 people.
This 18th century Georgian Hall graces the City with its historical elegance and spaces to suit every occasion.
Please contact Mark Grove at The Cook and The Butler, either by phone or email, for all hiring enquiries:
Telephone: 020 7620 1818
Fax: 020 7620 1820
For more information about our rooms click on the link below