Venue hire information

Set in the heart of the city, Wadham comprises beautiful gardens, one of the largest halls in Oxford, the oldest custom-built concert hall in Europe, comfortable living accommodation, meeting rooms, dining rooms and so much more...



During term times our rooms are used for academic purposes by students and Fellows, with limited availability for hire at weekends. Please consult availability dates below and contact the conference office with any queries.

Availability dates:

18/03/18 - 14/04/18  
(Please note Easter weekend is from Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April)

Summer 2018
01/07/18 – 28/09/18

Christmas 2018
12/12/18 – 20/12/18 and 02/01/19 – 05/01/19

University of Oxford term dates


Sports facilities

Wadham boasts its own purpose built squash court and has tennis facilities nearby.

Filming at Wadham

Permission is needed for any filming on college premises or grounds. All enquiries should be referred in the first instance to the Conference & Events Office ( Charges may apply.

Contact us

Conference Office Manager, Jan Trinder. +44 (0)1865 277579

Conference and Events Assistant, Krista Karpinnen. +44 (0)1865 277558

Conference and Events Assistant, Rebecca Morris, +44 (0)1865 287468

Internal room bookings

Wadham College students and staff who would like to book conference facilities should follow the link here.

  • Wadham College Front Quad

    Wadham College Front Quad

  • Fine dining in the Old Library

    Fine dining in the Old Library

  • Fine dining in the Hall

    Dinner in the Hall

  • Wadham Chapel

    Wadham Chapel

  • Wadham Hall

    Wadham Hall

  • Back Quad

    Back Quad

  • Knowles Room

    Knowles Room

  • Accommodation in the Bowra building

    Accommodation in the Bowra building

  • New seminar room

    New seminar room

  • Old Senior Common Room

    Old Senior Common Room

  • Lunch in the Hall

    Lunch in the Hall

  • Dining in the Old Library

    The Old Library