Marmorsalen / The Marble Hall

Capacity: 800 standing / 300 seated

Size: 550 square meters

Marmorsalen (The Marble Hall) is a flexible, multi-purpose hall that can be used for everything from conferences and concerts to record fairs and chess tournaments. It has room for 800 people standing or 300 seated.

The hall is equipped with a Steinway D grand piano, a complete sound and lighting rig, and flexible stage elements.

With original stone floors, marble walls and a glass pyramid atrium measuring nine metres at its highest point, Marmorsalen is a venue with live acoustics suitable for non-amplified or lightly amplified music. Sound attenuation in the room can also be achieved effectively with the aid of advanced curtain systems.

Technical information: Included in our basic package for hire is a sound system, easy-to-use lighting rig, projector, 2 wireless microphones and connection to a PC audio device.

Please contact us for specs for extra technical equipment and staffing.

Food and beverages: Large bar and mingling area to the rear of the premises.

We offer excellent meal deals for meetings, lunch, dinner and other events. For special offers, please contact

Food and beverages can also be purchased from Sentralen's restaurant and café on the first floor.

Facilities and access: First floor. Access is from the party entrance in Øvre Slottsgate 3 via the marble staircase or main entrance. Cloakroom and public conveniences on the floor below.

The amount of daylight cast from the large windows to the rear of the premises as well as from the glass-roofed atrium can be controlled with blinds. Entrance to the rear of the premises.

Separate backstage areas on the second floor with showers and toilets. Separate stage entrance from backstage. 4 emergency exit routes. Unloading can take place at ground level in Akersgaten or from the ramp/bus-parking area in Øvre Slottsgate 3. 

Dimensions beneath glass roofing: 20m 15m 6m.

Could Marmorsalen be the place for your event? Write to us on or call on +47 22472500!