Venue Hire

The grand spaces of the former Royal Mint provide unique venues for your next special event or function.

There are four areas available for use at your next special event. They are:

Along with venue hire, you will have personalised access to our hospitality team to customize an event, menu and banquet to suit your needs.

Full audio visual facilities are available for your event, as well as access to security, if needed.  

Inaugural MPavilion

With one of the only private courtyards in the city, the MPavilion at the Hellenic Museum is the ideal location for your next special event. Housed in the gardens of the heritage listed former Royal Mint, the MPavilion is the perfect location for your end of year function, corporate event, or cocktail party.

Functions and hire of the MPavilion are organised in collaboration with our in-house hospitality department and events hire specialists.

Dimensions: 12 x 12 square metres (closed); 18 x 18 square metres; that spills to lush courtyard

Capacity: 100 – 120 seated, 200 – 250 cocktail or 300 – 400 spill into courtyard

Fee: half day $2,500; full day $4,000; extra per hour $250


Henson Room

Host corporate functions, AGMs, conferences, strategy days, and private events in surrounding by the unique photographis series ONEIROI by contemporary Australian artist Bill Henson. Hiring of the Henson Rom includes outside foyer and access to our in-house hospitality department. Private curated dinners for up to 20 guests are available in the Henson Room. 

Capacity: 10-20 seated (dining) / 55 seated conference / 120 cocktail event

Fee: half day $1,000; full day $1,500; extra per hour $150

The forecourt

The forecourt of the former Royal Mint building is your initial access to the site. The area is ideal for events of an artistic nature, or of short durations.

Capacity: 150 seated, 400 standing

Fee: *dependent on event

The lobby 

Impress clients or transform your next corporate function by hosting an event in the lobby. Incorporate a tour of the exhibition Gods, Myths & Mortals – a collection from the world-renowned Benaki Museum, Athens, that spans 8,000 years of civilization.

Capacity: 100 standing only

Fee: *dependent on event / and with tour

Contact our team for more information

* During peak dates, the rates for venue hire across the Hellenic Museum will incur a surcharge. 

Photos by Evelyn Darzanos.