Graysons Venues - At The British Library

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Boardroom Suite

An exclusive meeting and events area, the Boardroom Suite is a formal business events space within the British Library. With options for board meetings, interviews, intimate and corporate receptions the Boardroom Suite can hold up to 40 guests.


A climate-controlled room with corporate surroundings including a boardroom table and unique paintings depicting the Library’s history. Accommodating up to 34 people around the table there is a small catering space available in an annex within the room. Delegates are also invited to use the Boardroom Foyer as a break-out or reception space.


This elegant space is the centre of the Boardroom Suite. Built-in seating is available for private conversations or as a waiting area prior to meetings in the other rooms. The Foyer can be transformed for drinks receptions or as a break-out space for events in the Boardroom.

Cotton Room and Harley Room

The Cotton Room and Harley Room are elegant spaces for small meetings, interviews, lectures or as a work space or remote office for executives and high-level management. A lounge space can be created for up to 10 people or boardroom for up to 14. Break-out or reception space is available in the adjacent Boardroom Suite Foyer.

Burney Room

A small private dining room for up to eight people, this room is ideal for entertaining or as a separate dining or break-out room when using the other rooms within the suite.