Newnham College hosts residential and day conferences, weddings and other events such as small group meetings. There is accommodation for up to 300 people. Function rooms with conference facilities seat from six up to 120, and dinner can be served in College Hall for up to 180 guests.

Cambridge’s city centre is a short (10 min) walk away: fine architecture, historic buildings and punting on the River Cam. Together, the College and the City make Newnham into an ideal conference venue.

Conferences & Meetings

Newnham College hosts residential and day conferences, day meetings, workshops and other events in its buildings of warm red brick and white woodwork, grouped round extensive landscaped gardens. There is…

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Dinners & Receptions

The College Hall and the Lucia Windsor room are light and spacious and the perfect venue to hold your dinner and drinks reception. Sidgwick Hall with its featured fireplaces is…

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Newnham College is a charming location for a wedding. The College has beautiful ceremony rooms, extensive grounds for photographs and drinks receptions. The College Hall where the wedding breakfast and…

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Conference Photo Gallery

A collection of photos of our function rooms, College Hall and grounds.

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Newnham College is a place that provides beautiful surroundings and the highest standard of service. Shown below are testimonials from some of our clients.

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Our Team

With many combined years experience in the conference/catering business, the Conference Office and the Catering Department can help plan your event.

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Bookings & Enquiries

The Conference Office is the main point of contact for any enquiries for conferences, weddings and civil ceremonies, dinners, lunches, drinks receptions, day meetings/workshops and summer schools.

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Newnham’s location is a key reason for holding your conference at the College. It is situated just five minutes’ drive from Junction12 of the M11; limited parking is available on…

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