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Hire A Venue

Emerson College is situated in a 23 acre Biodynamic and Botanic landscape, and provides a beautiful setting for conferences, courses, workshops, retreats and is ideally suited to social- development, self-development, arts, movement, spirituality, nature, and land-based themes. 

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For a limited time only we are offering a 20% discount on weekday Venue Hire.

The offer applies to new weekday bookings (excluding Fridays)
for June and August 2023.

*The discount is for Venue Hire ONLY and does not apply to Accommodation & Meals or any ‘other charges’. The discount does not apply when rebooking cancelled bookings.

We can accommodate large and small groups with  rooms available to hire ranging in size from Ruskin Hall which can seats 200 people, to the Pixton meeting room for 8 people, depending on your requirements. We have 6 main venue spaces (below) for large events, courses, workshops and performances and 6 smaller spaces that can be used for smaller classes, meetings and breakout spaces.

The main buildings in the centre of the campus are Ruskin – which houses reception and the Education room on the ground floor, and Ruskin Hall and Foundation room on the first floor. Pixton House is the building on the opposite side of the courtyard to Ruskin and contains the libraries,  dining rooms, tea room and kitchens. The Storytelling Hut, Red Studio and Eurythmy Hall can be found within the wilder parts of our Estate Gardens along the path from Pixton.

Ruskin Hall

The Foundation Room

The Education Room

Storytelling Hut

Red Studio

Eurythmy Hall

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If you are new to Emerson College or would like to talk to us we recommend that you visit the college sample the coffee, join us for lunch and take a walk around the gardens as well as looking at the spaces to help you decide how we could best host your event. To arrange a visit, please contact our Events Manager Catherine Cain via email: events@emerson.org.uk.

Our facilities are simple, natural, with a lot of light; many sculptures by our students can be found in the grounds. We offer a campsite for up to 30 people, 50 single rooms and 7 twin rooms – all with shared toilets and showers.There is a wide range of rooms available to hire ranging in size from Ruskin Hall which can seat 150 people, to the Pixton meeting room for 8 people, depending on your requirements. Free WIFI is available in designated areas. We have ample free parking.