Oxford Brookes Venues

  • Capacity: 475
  • Meeting Rooms: 50+
  • Location: Oxford


Oxford Brookes Venues offers a range of contemporary and flexible venue spaces, from a stunning dining experience for 275 people to modern meeting rooms and lecture theatres able to seat from 20 to 472. All rooms come equipped with the latest audio-visual facilities and onsite support from a dedicated venue coordinator.

A variety of social spaces and free Wi-Fi throughout provides the perfect environment for informal breakout sessions and networking opportunities for your delegates.

Understanding that food is an important element to the success of your event, their catering partner Gather and Gather are proud to use local, seasonal produce to create menus for all occasions and dietary needs. Choose from traditional dining, informal working lunches or, for more flexibility, visit any of their six cafes and restaurants.

Meeting Rooms

Over 50 meeting rooms, fully equipped with modern and easy to use audio-visual equipment including SMARTBoards and projectors. Half and Full day rates available with a variety of flexible catering packages.

Boardroom: 8 – 28

Classroom: 15 – 50

U-Shape: 22

Cabaret: 30

Lecture Theatres

A choice of five lecture theatres able to accommodate from 90 to 320 people. All Lecture Theatres have state of the art audio-visual equipment including audio systems and lecture capture technology.

Theatre: 90 – 320

Sir Kenneth Wheare Hall

The Sir Kenneth Wheare Hall boasts an area of 420m2 and hosts a range of modern features. The flexible space can be altered to suit your needs. Retractable tiered seating and sound proofed partitions can change the lecture theatre into 2 smaller meeting rooms or a large flat floor space suitable for exhibitions and product launches. The hall can accommodate up to 472 people theatre style and is equipped with state of the art audio-visual equipment.

Theatre: 472


The Terrace is Oxford Brookes Venues’ main dining space, encased within glass walls it is a light and airy space during the day whilst at night the windows become reflective surfaces creating a spectacular dining environment.

Taylors Yard is a flexible, modern restaurant style space for smaller and more intimate occasions able to cater for up to 60 people, with imaginative set ups and menus from pop-up street food to seated dinners.

Dinner/Dance: 60 – 300


Oxford Brookes Venues provide single ensuite student accommodation for booking during the summer months.

For latest rates and availability please head to the Oxford Brookes Venues website.

Conveniently located just two miles from the city centre, Oxford Brookes Venues benefits from having local and national bus routes stopping directly outside the main entrance. Within easy reach of the M40, there are excellent transport links via road, rail and express coach.

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Available Rooms & Layouts

Room Available layouts & capacity More details
Sir Kenneth Wheare Hall
Classroom: 475 guests
Theatre: 475 guests
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John Henry Brookes Lecture Theatre
Classroom: 320 guests
Theatre: 320 guests
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Chakrabarti Room
Classroom: 116 guests
Theatre: 116 guests
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Kennedy Room
Classroom: 116 guests
Theatre: 116 guests
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Clerici Learning Studio
Classroom: 94 guests
Theatre: 94 guests
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Classroom: 30 guests
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