Venue Hire & Exhibition Space | The Trunk | Elephant & Castle, London

The Trunk is Elephant & Castle's newest exhibition space and venue hire perfect for any event or exhibition. Tel: 020 3143 3948 to find out more now

The Trunk : Events & Venue Hire

Many thanks for your interest in hiring a space at our newest venue in the Artworks

Available for hire 7 days per week from 8 AM - 11.30 PM


  • PRIVATE HIRE: Good for meetings and 'away days', as the Artworks has a wide variety of great lunch and dinner options.
  • PARTIES: The grassy interior makes this a great space for children's parties. But don't worry, our on-site bar can cater for more grown-up events as well!
  • EVENTS: Whether it's a small music gig or an album launch we have enough space to seat up to 60 people. 
  • TALKS, CONFERENCES & SCREENINGS:  We have an integrated projector & screen (complete with black-out curtains), and one of our on-site restaurants can provide catering.
  • MINI MARKET & POP UP SHOP: The Artworks Elephant is located on busy Walworth Road in Zone 1, so take advantage of our growing customer base and high footfall...!
  • GALLERY SPACE: Perfect to house small pop-up exhibitions.
  • REHEARSAL SPACE: We offer discounted rates for bookings of a week or more.


  • Three large movable wooden trestle tables (150x76cm)
  • Fifteen smaller white trestle tables (120X60cm)
  • 50 chairs 
  • Small PA system - suitable for presentations or acoustic gigs
  • 3 Microphones
  • Kitchenette & toilet
  • White board
  • Flip Chart
  • Projector (suitable for PC VGA or MAC mini displayport)


  • 6m x 8m
  • Seats up to 60 people
  • 80 standing


  • £35 per hour (plus VAT)
  • £210 a day (plus VAT)
  • We are able to negotiate this fee if you are a charity or social enterprise within Southwark
[The staff] were so helpful, both before and during the event. It worked well for our purposes and the coffee and lunch options VERY nearby were brilliant. The space is light and airy and soundproof.
— Hannah, via Meetingsbooker