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the forum turbine hall

  • Description
  • Spaces
  • Catering
  • Capacities
  • Location
  • Contact

Description

Restored in 2005, turbine hall is an integral part of Johannesburg’s architectural history, situated in the city’s art and cultural precinct. The iconic the forum turbine hall is the city’s most coveted wedding and party venue and it is host to a range of world-class events and conferences.

Situated in Newtown, just over the Nelson Mandela bridge, the forum turbine halll is easily accessed from the Gautrain Park Station and the nearest bus stop is only one street away. There is secure parking available for 200 cars.

Spaces

A historical, urban-chic power station, turbine hall has been converted into an amazing conference and special events venue. Facilities are comprised of conference rooms and function venues, with a capacity to host exhibitions or conferences varying from 10 to 500 pax, dinners for up to 300 pax and cocktail parties for up to 1 000 pax. There is also a trendy, upmarket bar, private dining area and chef’s table.

Rooms

 
Classroom
Theater
Banquet
U-Shape
Cocktail
glass house
Classroom layout: : 250
Theater layout: : 500
Banquet layout: : 300
U-Shape layout: : 60
Cocktail layout: : 700
turbine hall
Classroom layout: : 250
Theater layout: : 400
Banquet layout: : 300
Cocktail layout: : 1000
the turbines
Banquet layout: : 200
Cocktail layout: : 400
underground bar
Banquet layout: : 50
Cocktail layout: : 80
chef's table
Banquet layout: : 20
Cocktail layout: : 40
southern boiler house foyer (with glass house only)
Cocktail layout: : 600
the deck
Classroom layout: : 50
Banquet layout: : 100
Cocktail layout: : 200
the steam room
Classroom layout: : 60
Theater layout: : 84
U-Shape layout: : 30
the engine room
Classroom layout: : 48
Theater layout: : 60
U-Shape layout: : 26
the coal hopper
Classroom layout: : 30
Theater layout: : 45
U-Shape layout: : 20
the power house
Classroom layout: : 30
Theater layout: : 60
Banquet layout: : 40
U-Shape layout: : 30
Cocktail layout: : 24

Catering

In-house catering, which can be tailored to suit an array of dietary requirements, is offered and prepared by turbine hall's expert chefs.

Capacities

Room name  U-shape  Schoolroom  Cinema Banquet  Cocktail
Entertainment Areas
glass house 60 250 500 300 700
turbine hall - 250 400 300 1 000
the turbines - - - 200 400
underground bar - - - 50 80
chef’s table - - - 20 40
southern boiler house foyer (with glass house only) - - - - 600
the deck - 50 - 100 200
conference rooms
the steam room 30 60 84 - -
the engine room 26 48 60 - -
the coal hopper 20 30 45 - -
the power house 30 30 60 40 24

Location

Turbine Hall, Ntemi Piliso Street, Johannesburg, South Africa

the forum turbine hall

Turbine Hall, Ntemi Piliso Street, Johannesburg, South Africa

Contact

Phone: +27 (0)11 492 3888
Email: info@theforum.co.za
Website: theforum.co.za
Address: 65 Ntemi Piliso Street, Newtown