National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future

New Register House Dome Seminar Facility

New Register House Dome Seminar Facility

The New Register House Dome is a unique venue, purpose-built to house the Scottish birth, death and marriage records dating back to 1553. It can be booked for meetings and conferences.

New Register House Dome Seminar Facility with screen and tables

The Dome can accommodate:

  •     60 people theatre style (facing the front stage)
  •     36 people cabaret style
  •     24 people boardroom style

  It is fully equipped with the following:

  • Projector and screen
  • SCOTs PC
  • HDMI cable for connecting a laptop to projection system
  • DVD player
  • Microphone and speaker system
  • Telephone conferencing
  • Flipcharts
  • Induction loop system
  • WIFI

We have one small meeting room (seating up to 12) which can be used for meetings, or break-out sessions for larger meetings taking place in the Dome. This room has the following equipment:

  • Projector or Television that can be connected to a laptop (VGA, HDMI and Display Port connections available)
  • Telephone conferencing
  • Flipchart
  • Induction loop system
Charges

Please note that charges are VAT exclusive. Different rates apply for Scottish Government staff.

New Register House Dome Seminar Facility  
Half day (morning up to 13:00 or afternoon from 14:00 to 17:00) £100
Full day (includes use of meeting room for refreshments) £175
Meeting Room 1  
Half day (morning up to 13:00 or afternoon from 14:00 to 17:00) £30
Full day £50
 
Booking

For further details and to check availability please contact us.

When completing the form, please insert ‘Meeting and Seminar Booking’ as your Subject. Then select ‘Website enquiry’ in the drop down Category list.

As a minimum, please confirm the date, time and number of people that will be attending the event.

We will respond to your request within three working days.

Refreshments

Refreshments can be ordered for meetings and events from Sodexo our official caterers. Please refer to this pdf copy of Sodexo's hospitality menu for details. Their phone number is 0131 244 8497.