The Great Hall is a large capacity function area famous for its stunning stained glass ceiling by Australian artist Leonard French. A unique backdrop for a gala dinner, grand wedding reception, large scale cocktail function or presentation, the Great Hall is Melbourne’s perfect art venue for your upcoming event.

Pre dinner drinks can be held in the Federation Court, amongst dynamic art installations, with guests then led into the Great Hall.

The Great Hall has an area of 775 square metres, with capacity of 600 for banquets and 1100 for cocktail events.

Great Hall fact sheet

Note: capacities may change depending on artwork installations. NGV venues may be hired for private events only.

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