Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts has a unique position in being an independent, privately funded institution led by eminent artists and architects whose purpose is to promote the creation, enjoyment and appreciation of the visual arts through exhibitions, education and debate.

The John Madejski Fine Rooms, Burlington House
The RA’s suite of 18th-century Fine Rooms has beautiful gilt interiors, wooden floors and marble fireplaces. They are hung with works from the permanent Collection, including Reynolds, Constable, Gainsborough and Hockney.

Available for evening receptions, breakfasts, (capacity 350) and dinners, (capacity 100), the Fine Rooms offer guests the opportunity to enjoy events surrounded by works by Britain’s most famous artists, as well as exhibition private views.

The Main Galleries, Burlington House
During the world-renowned Summer Exhibition, enjoy the unique opportunity to entertain in the Main Galleries surrounded by contemporary art. Many of these works are available for purchase. The Main Galleries can accommodate up to 800 people for a reception and 250 for dinner.



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