PHOTO COMPETITION! Capture the beautiful, charming and quirky Town Hall Hotel

Love architecture? Love photography? The Town Hall Hotel its opening it’s doors to the public on Sunday 9th June to explore and photograph its secret spaces and wondrous corners as part of a special competition. Photographers (both professional and amateur) will be invited on this day to capture the magic, beauty and unique charm of this extraordinary historical building.


The Town Hall, located in Bethnal Green in East London, was opened in 1910, and extended during the 1930s. Its handsome Portland stone façade, a fine example of the baroque Edwardian style, contains an interior of green and white marble, polished teak, ornate plasterwork and art deco furnishings. The hotel is also home to the highly instagrammable Corner Room and the stylish De Montfort Suite.

The competition will be judged by a select panel consisting of professional London photographers and creative directors.

Prizes: The top three photographs will be be printed, framed and on show in the hotel for six months.

First Prize: The first prize winner will receive a free one night stay complete with dinner for two in the Corner Room.

Second and Third Prize: The second and third prize winners will both receive brunch for two in the Corner Room.

Dates: The Town Hall Hotel will open its doors to photographers on Sunday 9th June, from 2 -5pm. The deadline for entries is Friday 14th June. The winners will be announced on Monday 17th June.

Entry: The competition is free to enter, however you will be asked to register upon entering the hotel. You will also receive information on the different spaces you can explore at the hotel and the hashtags you will need to use when submitting your entry.

Terms and Conditions: Only photographs taken on Sunday 9th June will be accepted. Entrants must register upon arrival at the hotel. The subject must be of or within the Town Hall Hotel. A maximum of one photograph to be entered in the competition per person.

This event is organised by Living London on behalf of the Town Hall Hotel and in partnership with London Only. Find out more about the Town Hall Hotel: