Hire Us

Beamish is an award winning museum and has gained a reputation for exceptional event opportunities.

We offer unique locations and tailored packages to make any event, no matter how large or small, a real success. Please see below for more details.

Corporate Events

Beamish is the ideal place to impress clients, treat staff or have fun in an environment which is both safe and memorable.

“5/5 We were bowled over by how welcome and attentive everyone at Beamish was”

National Trust Event – 4th September 2019

Anyone seeking corporate hire facilities at the museum should to contact our Museum Reception on museum@beamish.org.uk requesting to receive a bespoke quotation tailored to the requirements of their event.

Private Events

Beamish offers a very different experience for special occasions. It is possible to hire a private space for a celebratory lunch, or an area of the museum exclusively after hours. We offer fun and traditional activities suitable for groups.

“This so exceeded our expectations that it would be churlish to pick out anything as less than excellent.”

Barry Cartman 70th Birthday Event – 3rd November 2018


Due to the impact of COVID-19, we unfortunately do not have the capacity at present to host weddings at the museum, however we hope to look forward to holding them again in the future.


For further information about hiring the museum, please don’t hesitate to contact us and we’d be happy to help.

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