The View

  • The View is the ultimate backdrop for the summer. This venue has been created with summer parties in mind, and offers the perfect event space for unforgettable parties and drinks receptions in the heart of the City.

    Set in the stunning surrounds of the Artillery Garden and against the breathtaking backdrop of the historic Armoury House, The View creates the ideal space for summer events. The venue also benefits from a sought-after City location, making it easily accessible for both corporate and private summer parties.

    Welcome guests to the venue’s breathtaking reception area and enjoy a drinks reception or canapés as guests soak up the atmosphere from The View’s new mezzanine level. Or head outside to make the most of the Great British Summer with drinks on the lawns of the venue’s private gardens. Should the weather be cooler guests can enjoy fabulous views and drinks from inside this glazed space.

    Then why not take the party outside to The View’s adjacent funfair. This exciting addition to the venue includes rides such as a big wheel, carousel and dodgems, not to mention the side stalls which come complete with prize giveaways for the lucky winners. This additional entertainment is the only one of its kind within the City.

  • The View’s one of a kind funfair is the perfect addition to extraordinary events in the City. Celebrate parties or enjoy after-dinner entertainment at the funfair to create a truly unique experience.

    The funfair includes rides such as a big wheel, carousel and dodgems, as well as traditional side stalls. Prepare for some fierce competition, these stalls come stocked with prize giveaways for the lucky winners.

  • Team Building and Family Fun Days are a fantastic way to reward and motivate your staff. Impress your guests with a spectacular fun day in the City’s largest gardens, the stunning and private surroundings of The View.

    An enjoyable, well-planned team activity can enthuse and inspire a team, increasing trust and dedication among your staff in the process. The View creates an ideal setting for such events. Set within the secure grounds of The HAC, this venue can play host to various games, activities and attractions.

    There is the added advantage of being able to hire additional garden space should your event require it. Our sister company, Eventwise, offers an extensive range of exciting and innovative team building games and activities for both corporate and private events. Whatever your requirements, we can tailor-make your fun day to ensure the perfect experience for you and your guests.

    Both inside and outside areas of the venue can be utilised for activities and challenges. Alternatively guests can relax and take in the picturesque views of Bunhill Fields from the comfort of this stunning venue.

    Your company Fun Day doesn’t have to work as a stand-alone activity; it can be an element within your event. Why not combine your afternoon activities with an evening summer party complete with a barbecue, drinks and dancing?

  • The marquee can be hired on a venue only basis allowing you to take our existing structure and plan the rest of the event yourself. We are happy to work with other caterers and suppliers however we will need to discuss your plans and approve them in advance.

    We can be involved as little or as much as you want. Alternatively you can discuss your specific needs with our team to create a bespoke event.

    Hire of the venue includes:

    • Exclusive facility hire and ground hire from 09:00 – midnight (23:30 on Sundays)
    • Existing lighting – pin spots for dining tables, disco and atmospheric lighting
    • AV system – a large screen and projector, PA System, stage and lectern
    • Cool air system
    • Luxury WCs
    • Dining furniture – 1,000 chairs and 100 x 5ft round tables
    • Occasional furniture – sofas, low tables and garden furniture
    • Existing power requirements
    • Dedicated venue manager
    • Cleaning of venue after the event


To enquire, please complete our Enquiry Form.

Please visit our dedicated corporate team building and activity event website for a range of great ideas to enhance your event.

Summer Flythrough


The Artillery Garden at the HAC boasts an award-winning exclusive caterer, Create Food and Party Design. As one of London’s leading event caterers Create commands a reputation for immaculate service, attention to detail and passion for fine food.

Create prides itself on delivering innovative catering for events. This talented team is committed to producing fantastic menus that will live on in the memory of you and your guests. Create regularly delivers canapé and bowl food receptions, dinners, food stalls, conference catering and wedding breakfasts.