Located in a former bus depot, Ministry of Sound was once the epitome of warehouse cool and is still perhaps the UK’s best-known clubbing venues: thus, any self-respecting fan of dance music in any form should visit Ministry at least once. To be honest, though, once won't be enough when you've seen the fun you can have in this gargantuan beat playground.
Laid out across four dancefloors and various bars, there’s lots to explore, but even if you've seen it all before, a trip to MoS in 2015 will reveal lots of new additions thanks to the club's extensive refurb at the end of 2013, as well as a shift towards more underground pastures in the music programming, too. The venue's facelift spawned a new courtyard, VIP suite with viewing gallery, and two new balconies, but it wasn't just aesthetics that got spruced-up – the already beefy soundsystem got a tech boost as well.
Long-running trance night The Gallery has made its home at Ministry of Sound on Fridays (expect large sets from the likes of Paul Oakenfold and Sander van Doorn), while the Saturday Sessions showcase anyone from Chicago house kingpin Cajmere to garage veteran Zed Bias to space-disco crusader Todd Terje. If you can’t take the thumping pace in the buzzing main spaces (The Box and The 103) why not retire to the aptly named Baby Box, where lesser known DJs sharpen their skills, or The Loft area upstairs for more underground names and beats.
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Milkshake, Ministry of Sound Freshers Launch
DJs spin a mixture of dance, disco, garage and hip hop.House, disco and techno Until Wednesday September 28 2016Read more
Senor Saiz arrives at The Gallery in fine form, with this final UK show of 2016.House, disco and techno Friday September 30 2016 - Saturday October 1 2016Read more
Together: Ibiza Homecoming
A stellar line-up of Together favourites and fresh new talent, with CamelPhat, Jax Jones, SKT and friends.House, disco and techno Saturday October 1 2016 - Sunday October 2 2016Read more
Ministry Of Sound's Society Freshers Rave
House, techno and everything in between, from Society residents, Maritn2smoove, Andy Purnell, Paul Eden, DJelley and Mister Blaq.House, disco and techno Tuesday October 4 2016 - Wednesday October 5 2016Read more
The Gallery at Ministry of Sound
Weekly big-name DJ line-ups – including some truly global megastars – belting out trance, twisted electro, EDM and big-room house anthems at this south London superclub. It's always an epic night and regularly attracts a suitably heaving and dedicated...Friday October 7 2016 - Saturday November 19 2016Read more
CUFF label night returns to Ministry Of Sound with Amine Edge & DANCE, Tim Baresko and Chicks Luv Us & Sergy supplying house music alongside hip hop and funk.House, disco and techno Saturday October 8 2016 - Sunday October 9 2016Read more
People From Ibiza
French superstar Klingande headlines the Box to play house and techno alongside Sam Feldt, Kungs and Mike Mago.House, disco and techno Saturday October 15 2016 - Sunday October 16 2016Read more
AWOL: A Way Of Life!
Original AWOL residents DJ Randal, Kenny Ken, Mickey Finn, GQ, Fearless, Darren Jay & Dr S Gachet plus some very special guests provide jungle and drum'n'bass music.Bass, garage and D&B Saturday October 22 2016 - Sunday October 23 2016Read more
Psychemagik, Justin Robertson, Man Power and Tim Sheridan supply the biggest, craziest, loudest house and techno party tunes.Dance and electronic Saturday October 29 2016 - Sunday October 30 2016Read more
Ministry of Sound's weekly student night is full of fun but also teeming with top club tunes that are sure to delight both budding academics and just those who love a good party. Club bangers, hip hop, R&B, deep house and garage will all be on the me...Monday October 31 2016 - Tuesday November 1 2016Read more
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Always a good night at Ministry of Sound, went here for my freshers ball, and for student nights, good priced drinks and great music.
Went to See the Sebastien Leger show here on the bank holiday (28th May). Was really impressed, The sound System was wicked, Music was great and they sorted out for me and my girlfriend a taxi home really cheaply and Safely which was an issue for my girlfriend for going there. Really enjoyed it, have been before but was really impressed with the club and what it delivered and going to go again soon.