Tithe Barn

up to 350 guests

The largest thatched building in England, Messums Wiltshire’s recently restored thirteenth-century tithe barn is a breath-taking venue for your private event.

With its remarkable footprint (over a third of an acre), historically significant oak beams and meticulously restored roof, the Barn bestows unparalleled elegance, charm and impressiveness upon any occasion.

Availabiltiy is subject  to compatibility with the exhibition programme.

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Rental of space                                       £2500 a day (subject to availability)
                                                                                  £1,200 for hire 6pm-12pm

Curator’s Art Tour                                                      Up to 50 people      £125

Up to 100 people                                                                                          £210

Use of sound system                                                                                    £400

Use of audio-visual equipment (24ft screen, microphone/sound system

& HDMI connections including AV projector)                                          £900

All catering requirements are on a per head basis and separate to rental costs.

Hire of The Barn is subject, at the time of enquiry/booking, to compatibility with the exhibition programme.

Hire of The Barn is drinks and canapés only.

We recommend a minimum booking of 50 people. In-house catering can be arranged under separate agreement.

All additional services and supplies will be provided by contract between the client and supplier.

A non-refundable deposit of 50% of the venue hire price is payable upon booking.

Tithe Barn

The Pod

up to 50 guests

With standing room for 50 guests and dining for 36, the pod – an elegant, elevated space nestled inside our stunning thirteenth-century barn – is the perfect venue for a private event: be it a birthday celebration, anniversary, wine-tasting or just an excuse to get together somewhere very special.

Our Events Chef can work with you to create a menu for the most discerning palette and you may also like to include a Curator’s Art Tour to take advantage of the unique character of Messums Wiltshire.

Available 7 days a week from April until the end of October for day and evening events. Hire of The Pod is subject, at the time of enquiry/booking, to compatibility with the exhibition programme.

Please note, there is no wheelchair access up to The Pod.

More details

Rental of the space                                                                                       £500

Curator’s Art Tour                                                                                         £125

 

All catering requirements are on a per head basis and separate to rental charges.

All additional services and supplies will be provided by contract between the client and supplier.

A non-refundable deposit of 50% of the venue hire charge is payable upon booking.

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Long Gallery

up to 100 guests

With standing room for 100 guests and dining for 75, The Long Gallery is a beautiful setting for your evening event. Its panoramic glass window frames the stunning views across the Fonthill Estate – the perfect stage to watch the sun set whilst enjoying a drink or supper. Our Events Chef will be on hand to discuss your needs.

Available 7 days a week, evenings only.
Hire of The Long Gallery is subject, at the time of enquiry/booking, to compatibility with the exhibition programme.

More details

Rental of the space                                                                                       £1200

Curator’s Art Tour                                                                                          £125

All catering requirements are on a per head basis and separate to rental costs.

All additional services and supplies will be provided by contract between the client and supplier.

A non-refundable deposit of 50% of the venue hire price is payable upon booking.

 

Tithe Barn

Mess Restaurant

up to 35 guests

A bright and modern space adjacent to the Long Gallery, the Mess Restaurant is decorated with an eclectic mix of contemporary artworks on the old stone walls.

The Mess also has it’s own bar area for drinks and canapés before supper and access to outside seating in the courtyard and sculpture garden.

Our Events Chef can work with you to create a menu for the most discerning palette and you may also like to include a Curator’s Art Tour to take advantage of the unique character of Messums Wiltshire.

Available 7 days a week for lunch or supper.

There is wheelchair access and parking to the Mess Restaurant.

More details

Rental of the space                                                           £100

Curator’s Art Tour                                                             £125

All catering requirements are on a per head basis and separate to rental charges.

All additional services and supplies will be provided by contract between the client and supplier.

A non-refundable deposit of 50% of the venue hire charge is payable upon booking.