Events at the Cambridge Guildhall

Hire the historic courtrooms and exhibition room at the Cambridge Guildhall for an inspiring community event space with a difference.

Community space at Allia's Guildhall centre

Host your community event in an iconic building. Impress your guests with a one-of-a-kind space to make your workshop, exhibition or session truly unique.

The Cambridge Guildhall is a Grade II listed building in the heart of Cambridge. It’s historic courtrooms and exhibition room now are available to hire as inspiring event space with a difference. Ideal for community events, exhibitions and fairs – these iconic rooms are available to hire for 1 day, a week or even longer.

Discounts available for charities, community groups and local arts organisations.



Exhibition space

873 sq. ft

  • Perfect for art exhibitions, craft fairs, workshops, forums or regular events. A blank canvas – it can be used for almost anything!
  • Open space filled with natural light. White walls and an inbuilt hanging system to create your own vision while retaining a unique character.
  • Available to hire from one hour to a full day
  •  On-site café with catering packages
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Historic court room

966 sq. ft

  •  A truly unique space for your event, from meetings, to live performances to life-drawing sessions and more.
  •  Staggered theatre style seating towards a central floor space. An atmospheric venue with wood panelled walls and ornate carving.
  • Available to hire from one hour to a full day
  •  On-site café with catering packages


Allia Future Business Centre Cambridge Guildhall, Market Square, Cambridge, CB2 3QJ

The Cambridge Guildhall is situated in the centre of the Cambridge and is easily accessible by bus, both from the station and surrounding areas of the city. There are car parks in the Grand Arcade, a two minute walk away, and around the city, as well as bike parking on Peas Hill.

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How to book

Telephone: 01223 776 120

Please enquire for prices. 

Additional spaces

Looking to host a meeting at the Cambridge Guildhall? We also have a range of meeting rooms for up to 10 people, with complimentary refreshments and a range of catering options.