A photo of a concert at the Great Hall

The Great Hall is located at our historic London Road campus, the original home of the University in the heart of Reading, a perfect setting to hold a concert.

At a Glance


Located at the historic London Road campus in Reading


The Great Hall is a Grade II listed building

On hand to help

Dedicated event coordinator to help ensure everything goes to plan

The Great Hall

A beautiful Grade 2 listed building which was opened in 1905, the Great Hall has a fixed stage with a magnificent organ and grand piano, ample space for a choir and orchestra, and can seat audiences of 350 to 500. Multiple dressing rooms are available back stage along with toilet facilities for the performers to use during the concert. A bar service can be offered in the main lobby for pre and interval drinks.

If you are looking for a grand historic venue to conduct a concert in, The Great Hall will not disappoint.

Find Us

Great Hall, University of Reading, London Road Campus, Reading, RG1 5AQ