Phyllis Court – Phyllis Ct Dr, RG9 2HT
This elegant Georgian mansion is set in 18 acres of land with lawns sweeping down to the river. The newly refurbished Riverside Pavilion – a Grade II listed building – overlooks the world famous Henley Regatta course.
Christ Church Centre – 46 Reading Road, RG9 1AG
Part of the Christ Church United Reformed Church in Henley, the Christ Church Centre’s motto – ‘Meeting the needs of the community’ – sees them graciously offer space for local groups and charities to meet and carry out all manner of activities within its six rooms and halls. As well as the main Church, the Centre includes a smaller Chapel and catering facilities providing lunches, teas and coffees on various days throughout the week.
Town Hall – Market Place, RG9 2AQ
The present Town Hall, built in 1897 to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria, opened in 1901. With the help of our brilliant AV company, ITM, we return once again to transform this historic landmark into a spectacularly equipped space to host some of the festival’s biggest events.
The Hibernia at Hobbs Boat Yard – Station Road, RG9 1AZ
Encased in glass, The Hibernia allows guests wonderful panoramic views and comfortable, dry seating, lending itself perfectly to some of our most popular festival events – the River Readings.
Festival Hub – Market Place, RG9 2AH
For the fifth year running, we’re delighted to host a wonderful space in the centre of town. Visit the Hub for the live Box Office with ticket giveaways and competitions, free children’s events and activities from Buster Books and the River and Rowing Museum, a pop-up Laithwaite’s wine shop, Mr Hobbs Gin, food from Phyllis Court Club and The Caldesis plus much much more.
The Box Office will be located in the Festival Hub from Saturday 28 Sept – Wed 2 Oct and Friday 4 – Sunday 6 October. On Thursday 3 Oct, the Box Office will be located at Kings Arms Barn, RG9 2DG, which is next to the Citizen’s Advice Bureau opposite the Town Hall.
All of our venues have disabled access. The Hibernia boat is suitable for push wheelchair access, however, there are no disabled toilet facilities on the boat. Please notify the Box Office if you require disabled access to a venue, as the venue in question must be notified prior to your arrival. Hearing Loops are provided in each venue aside from The Hibernia. Discover more about accessibility at the festival here