The Merchants House

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Nancy Braid
Events Manager
+44 (0) 141 221 8272
[email protected]
7 West George Street
G2 1BA

About this venue

A hidden treasure set in the very heart of Glasgow’s city centre. The Merchants House of Glasgow is a unique and luxury venue steeped in history and overflowing with character and atmosphere to create a wonderful feeling of opulence. It is a building of elegance and distinction that makes for exceptional events, from drinks receptions, board meetings to award winning dinners, luxurious weddings, and private parties.

The Grand Hall and Director’s Room make for a unique conference facility, tailoring your day to your specific requirements: room set up, AV requirements and catering specifications. Whilst the adjacent Lord Dean’s Room and James McCune Smith Room offer additional breakout spaces or provide for smaller more intimate meetings.

Facilities include a range of catering options; tea/coffee and biscuits and optional breakfast, lunch, and afternoon catering selections.

All rooms can offer loop hearing, assisted disabled access, and event management assistance, natural light, and flexible lighting options.

Located on George Square directly opposite Queen Street train station and only a short walk from Glasgow Central train station and Buchannan Street bus station. The Merchants House offers a flexibility of space and use.

The Merchants House is an established registered charity providing donations and support to individuals and organisations across the city of Glasgow and beyond. By hiring our facilities, you are directly helping our charitable giving.

Our handpicked team of suppliers have been chosen from the best to ensure your experience is outstanding.

Name Area (m2) Ceiling height (m) Room divisible Reception Theatre Banquet Classroom Boardroom Cabaret U-Shaped
The Lord Dean’s Room 20.2 5.4 10 10
The Director's Room 57.6 5.2 80 60 30
James McCune Smith Room 47.3 50 20 30
Grand Hall 126 9 200 130 50 120

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