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Set in the heart of historic Rochester, and steeped in 18th century history, The Rochester Corn Exchange is a luxury venue that offers a unique and exclusive setting to make your party or gala extra special.

The Rochester Corn Exchange is available for intimate celebrations as well as private exclusive hire of the whole venue.

Have your party in the Queens Hall, with its stunning architectural features such as high decorative ceilings, incredible chandeliers and ornate plasterwork.

With opulent surroundings and historic architecture, The Rochester Corn Exchange provides the perfect setting for your event.

The Queens Hall.

The Queens Hall

The Queens Hall is a fabulous room, with impressive windows and spectacular chandeliers. It is guaranteed to deliver the wow factor.

The stunning architecture featuring spectacular ornate high ceilings and carved period columns provide a fabulous backdrop to any occasion.

It is a grand space which we can configure for large and intimate events. It has capacity for 50 to 300 seated guests.

There is plenty of space for a dance floor and entertainment, such as a DJ or live band. There is Wi-Fi available, so your guests will have no problem uploading those all-important party selfies.

The Princes Hall

The Princes Hall is an attractive room with an elegant atmosphere. It is a flexible space that can be hired in conjunction with the Queens Hall.

We can configure the generous space in several ways to suit your needs, such as reception area for drinks and canapés, or a children's play area away from the main party

It leads out to the grand staircase giving your guests plenty of opportunity to capture stylish party photos.

There is Wi-Fi available, so your guests will have no problem uploading those party photos.

Ladies at a party.

The bar and lounge.

Bar and lounge

We offer a staffed bar serving a well-stocked variety of beer, wine, spirits, alcohol free and soft drinks.

We have furnished our bar and lounge area with cosy sofas, armchairs, and occasional tables. This makes it a great spot for your guests to socialise or find a quiet space to relax.

Speak to our team of experienced event planners to discuss your requirements.

There is Wi-Fi available throughout the whole venue.

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