Our ‘Spare' Room, given its name for the work of English occultist Austin Osman Spare’s work on view in this area, can accommodate up to 15 guests seated/25 standing. The hire fee for private access of this room is £150 for the night, which includes museum admission for all guests (generally £6/person). There is a minimum spend of £350 for the private hire of this area.
£150 Private Hire + £50 Deposit required to confirm
Available Tuesday - Sunday
The Austin Osman Spare Room
Seat your guests on deep crimson velvet banquettes around a Sarcophagus (table) containing a human skeleton in the heart of the underground Wunderkabinett, presided over by the caged skeleton of a Lion, a suspended sea monster and a striking painting by Mervyn Peake.
Capacity: Seats 10
£75 Private Hire Fee, available Tuesday - Sunday
Available for hire from 6:30pm-10:30pm
The Sarcophagus Table
The Sarcophagus Table
Monday £ 500 Private Hire + £500 Minimum Spend
Tuesday £ 1000 Private Hire + £750 Minimum Spend
Wednesday £ 1000 Private Hire + £750 Minimum Spend
Thursday £ 1000 Private Hire + £1000 Minimum Spend
Friday £ 1000 Private Hire + £2000 Minimum Spend
Saturday NOT AVAILABLE FOR FULL VENUE HIRE
Sunday £ 1000 Private Hire + £2000 Minimum Spend
- Private bar staffed with your very own expert mixologists
- Bespoke menu of carefully curated cocktails
- Table service with friendly waitress/waiters to cater for your event
- Admission for all guests to the Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities
Additional Charges: Setup Time: £150/hour for setup time required prior to Full Venue Private Evening Hire hours Wednesday - Sunday. No additional charge for setup time on Monday - Tuesday events.
Please enquire about venue rules.
Up to 75 people standing
Up to 25 people seated
Please enquire for our current sharing platter menu available for groups of 10+ guests.
Sit around on of our Absinthe fountains and sip on three of the finest premium absinthes in the traditional Belle Epoque style of La Fée Verte.
Selection has been known to include mole crickets, grasshoppers, mealworms, buffalo worms, giant water bugs, flying termites, wild ants, and more!
Click here to find out more about our Private Cocktail Masterclasses teaching you to make (& drink) four classic cocktails. £45/person
Sip on your cocktails with Boa Constrictors, Pythons, Bearded Dragons, Water Dragons, Chameleons, Millipedes, Bull Frogs, Crabs and more!
£225+£10/person for Specimen (up to 20 people)
Sit down with your choice of an amphomorphic mouse, crab, feather fascinator, moth or butterfly. Class is guided by an expert taxidermist as your build your own stuffed/set creation to take home during the party. Maximum 20 and minimum 8 people. Takes roughly 2-3 hours.
Guided tour(s) around the museum with your guests lead by Viktor Wynd himself (or Guided Tour By Museum Director: £75)
Master storyteller Giles Abbott will create a specially tailored session of stories to delight, thrill, entertain and titillate your guests.
The Museum & Cocktail Bar are available to hire for filming & photo shoots Monday - Friday from 10am-5pm - £150 an hour.
To enquire, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Location Hire" for more information and availability.