Jersey Museum & Art Gallery, Merchant's House explains the traditions and culture of the Island and is a peaceful refuge in the heart of St Helier. The site has a number of areas for hire and is ideal for meetings, workshops, launches or social events, with the benefit of an onsite Brasserie that boasts an award winning al fresco area.
Easily accessible, the site has a number of areas for hire and is ideal for meetings, workshops, launches or social events, with the benefit of an on-site Brasserie that boasts an award winning al fresco dining area.
The large ground floor concourse at the Museum is an excellent setting for evening drinks receptions, award ceremonies and launches for up to 120 guests.
The Merchant’s House
This house adjoins the Jersey Museum and is one of the finest examples of a 19th century town house in Jersey. It has been fully restored to how it would have looked in 1861 when it was home to a prosperous family in Victorian St Helier. Dinners and drinks receptions can be held in the beautiful gas-lit dining room. Functions can incorporate a guided tour of the house and art gallery.
Dinner capacity 20
Drinks reception capacity 40
Whole Museum hire
The whole Museum is available for hire in the evenings with all exhibition rooms, the Merchant’s House and the art gallery open for up to 250 guests to explore.
The Ouless room is situated in a quiet area of the Museum. Delegates will pass through the art gallery on their way to this bright, modern meeting room. With full wheel chair access and air-conditioning the room is ideal for meetings, presentations, workshops and courses.
Theatre style capacity 80
Boardroom style capacity 30
Classroom style capacity 36
The Concourse Theatre
The theatre is located on the ground floor and can be hired for events such as presentations, launches and awards evenings. Accommodating up to 60 guests this can be used in conjunction with a drinks reception in the Museum concourse. It is also available for early morning presentations with breakfast in the Brasserie or concourse.