Mary Ward House is a fascinating Grade 1 listed building built in 1898 and financed by the wealthy philanthropist Passmore Edwards. Mary Ward, the novelist and social reformer, was the inspiration behind the endeavour to provide a centre of training, care and entertainment for the less fortunate in society.
Each finely proportioned room has its own unique character and ambience, from the distinctive library to the extensive Mary Ward Hall. All of our rooms have natural daylight. There is also a large outdoor courtyard and garden which provides a tranquil haven in Central London.
We can cater for any number of events:- Conferences, Product Launches, Wedding Receptions, Lectures, Art Exhibitions, Meetings, Training Workshops , TV & Filming, Team Building, Seminars, Private Party Venue Hire and Fashion Shows
Recent clients include:- Marks & Spencer, Royal Mail, Microsoft, EMAP, London Art & Design Show, John Lewis, Tesco, Express Newspapers, MTV, Diageo, BBC, Opal Telecomms, Magic FM, Corney & Barrow, Save The Children, Green Peace, Department of Education, Victim Support, Channel 4, Sainsburys , Talkback Television, ACCA Hatrick Productions, Jack Morton, Nokia, Faber & Faber, Antoni & Alison, Elsiver DEFRA, Inca productions - Dunhill photo shoot, Stanton Morris, Sainsbury's TU Catwalk Fashion launch, Discovery channel USA, Whistleblower new drama for t.v., Camden Council,
The Dickens library at Mary Ward House was recently transformed to look like a classroom at Yale and used for filming of The Good Shepherd featuring Angelina Jolie and Robert De Niro.
A recent epsiode of the BBC 1 hit show Spooks was filmed at the house and broadcast last November.
The House Dr has also used the house for a new t.v show.
BBC drama the Brief has also been filmed using part of the venue.
Most people prefer to have a wedding venue near their homes. There can be many different reasons for this. One reason is that a person`s house might not have enough space to accommodate several guests. There are many prestigious wedding venues that offer their services in London. Mary Ward House, Chandos House, Stephanie and Maria Lewis, better known as Starbrights, are all stylish wedding venues in London. For unlimited packages in a wedding venue London provides you with packages on and off their premises. For a wedding venue London is expected to provide a royal touch due to its royal traditional values present and practiced by the English. When thinking of a wedding venue London might be the home of the bride or groom. In London, you can select a location like a hotel or some hall owned by a company that provides wedding service. For a wedding venue London is a preferred place of choice by many rich and famous people from all around the world.
London is a very popular and an all time favourite place for organising all kinds and levels of conferences. Conference London is always a preferred service of many national and international organizations. Many different countries also give preference to conference London at the government levels. Having conferences in London has a traditional value, especially if a large number of national, European or other international clubs, groups or industries hold their conferences there. Historical events, summits and fairs can be observed at conference London. There is site information available for many world-renowned treaties and pacts that have been made here. Besides governments, businesses and International law communities, many other commercial and non-commercial industries, such as the music and arts industries, also prefer conference London for exhibitions and other kinds of formal and informal events.
London is a central place of attraction for many industrialists, inventors and artists to exhibit their products. For this reason, London has many exhibition centres for all kinds and categories, and these centers provide services and facilities to different national and international communities. For an exhibition centre London is is an ideal place. Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, ExCel Exhibition Centre, Earl`s Court Exhibition Centre, Mary Ward House, The Business Design Centre, Alexandra Palace and Olympia London are few well known names of exhibition centres in London. For each exhibition centre London has has its own prestigious standards in accordance with the products you need to display. For every exhibition centre London provides multimedia facilities to its customers. With an exhibition centre London has brought industrialists, inventors and artists fame and business, after these clients have exhibited their products.