Venue Hire

China Exchange offers exceptional space in the centre of London’s Chinatown. Our newly renovated floors of the iconic BT Telephone Exchange building in Gerrard Street, Soho are only minutes from Piccadilly and Leicester Square.

We have three high quality, versatile spaces available for dry hire and this is what they can offer to your event:

  • Central location – in London’s Soho and the only venue of its kind in Chinatown
  • Large dry hire space – flexible space of 300 sqm accommodating up to 200 people, price starts from £150/hr per floor
  • Natural light – with a wall of triple height windows looking down into Gerrard Street, the halls are filled with natural light
  • Asian elements – glorious hand-painted Chinese wallpaper and subtle features around the building

Chung Yen Sing Hall: capacity 60

The entrance space serves as the welcome area and has direct access to Gerrard Street where receives heavy footfall on a daily basis. It is suitable for workshops, meetings and pop-up presentations should you wish to engage with the public.

Moonchu Hall: capacity 230

The Moonchu Hall is the largest of our spaces. It has a wooden floor and an attractive aspect over Gerrard Street. Consider the Moonchu Hall for: receptions and events where you wish to serve food; launches and branding activity; exhibitions; workshops; large-scale performances.China Exchange

Prudential Hall: capacity 230

The Prudential Hall has good acoustics and benefits from a PA system and a baby grand piano. The hall is carpeted throughout. Consider the Prudential Hall for: lectures, presentations and seminars; conferences; musical performances.
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Please click the arrow to have a walk around in the building! Switch from one floor to another by clicking “GF”, “F2” and “F3” to bottom right.


We have a variety of  equipment on site/off site available for hire, largely for conference, presentation and music concert. Please tell us about your event and we will arrange everything for you.

Our spaces have been hired by wide range of clients including:

“China Exchange has been a fantastic Central London venue for our varied activities; from lectures and seminars to workshops and recitals.  Both students and teaching staff have enjoyed the light, airy rooms and the location has certainly enhanced the experience of studying in London.”

–Royal Academy of Music 2016

Contact us to talk about your requirements and to book a site visit. Please help us understand better how best to assist you with your event enquiry by providing any details of your function, including date, time, content and estimate number of guests.