Manchester Art Gallery is the city’s most popular art gallery, with outstanding art collections and a superb Victorian and contemporary setting. We have two flexible meeting spaces available to hire for daytime events, whatever your meeting or conference needs.
A light and airy, purpose-built conference room with
An intimate and inspiring setting for meeting hire for smaller groups, set within the beautiful Gallery of Craft and Design, and housing key pieces from the gallery’s collections. This room seats 12, boardroom style.
Both rooms are fully accessible to disabled guests.
To help you make the most of your event at our unique venue, Manchester Art Gallery’s dedicated Events Team can arrange guided tours of the collection or group access to our temporary exhibitions. We can also help put together interactive sessions involving the Gallery’s displays and ensure your daytime event makes a lasting impression on your guests.
At the gallery we have our own experienced in-house chefs who can provide whatever you require, from breakfasts, lunches and buffets to formal dinners.
To view sample menus or to discuss your bespoke catering requirements*, please contact the events team.
* We may not be able to meet some religious dietary requirements.
Discounted parking rates are available for all delegates and organisers of daytime events at NCP Chorlton Street. Please ask your event manager for details.
"Our event went like clockwork, thank-you so much for all your help. The venue was exquisite and much appreciated by our delegates and the access was great for our disabled delegate too. The lunch was lovely, we would certainly consider using Manchester Art Gallery again."
Lloyds TSB Foundations
Download our Events Information Pack for more details on venue and meeting room hire at Manchester Art Gallery.
Or contact the Events Team to talk to us about your venue hire needs.
Tel: +44 (0)161 235 8866/62
Lecture Room Granada Study Room Theatre 50-100 Theatre N/A Boardroom 20-40 Boardroom 12 Seminars 20-40 Seminars 12 Disabled access Yes Disabled access Yes Overall size 86m² Overall size 31m²
Granada Study Room