St. John’s Wood offers a range of delightful venues for your celebrations
St John’s Wood Synagogue offers a perfect venue for your wedding. Our main Synagogue boasts 160 full colour stained glass windows and the magnificent building can be enhanced by your choice of a white or blue chupah to match your flower scheme, as well as up to 1500 seats to accommodate your guests.
Our recently refurbished Brides Room provides the perfect space for pre ceremony preparations and the Steinfeld Beth Hamedrash is available for the Chatan’s Tisch – the traditional pre-ceremony gathering for the groom, his family and friends.
Outside Chupahs are also available.
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The Synagogue offers a suite of Banqueting and Conference Rooms that can be hired for your event.
The Moritz Gertler Hall is our largest. The Hall is dark wood panelled with smart parquet wood flooring, air conditioning and special lighting to enhance your event. It also has a concealed stage and audio facilities. Draping and special effect lighting are also available (at extra cost).
The Moritz Gertler Hall can seat up to 300 people for dinner or up to 230 with a dance floor. It can hold up to 400 people for a buffet reception.
Stylish mechitzas are available should you require (at no extra cost).
Synagogue members receive a discount on hall hire fees.
The David Weisz Hall doubles up as our Reception room and the Shack Family Succah. It’s s a magnificent double height room approached through a glass entrance hall from the main foyer.
This hall can seat up to 90 people for dinner. It is perfect for a pre-dinner reception with two sets of double doors to lead your guests into the Moritz Gerlter Hall for dinner.
Receptions can also be held by arrangement in the main Synagogue foyer or in our secure courtyard, British weather permitting!
The facilities are ideal for conference, businesses and charity lectures and events. Seating can accommodate between 50 and 500 chairs and a stage is also available.
We can also offer smaller meeting spaces, which accommodate anything from 20 people seated to 75 people standing.
All our halls are accessible for the disabled.
Limited off-street parking is available by arrangement and there is free park-ing in the area from 6.30pm and all weekend.
Our Kitchen facilities are available to any of the licensed Kosher caterers approved by the London Beth Din.