Conferences and Venues


Whitworth Hall Black tie event

Corporate Venues

There has never been a better time to host a corporate meeting, dinner or other event in the inspiring surroundings of The University of Manchester whilst as the same time supporting education and Nobel Prize winning research.

Whitworth Hall - The beautiful gothic Whitworth Hall, shown above, is situated in the Old Quadrangle in the heart of the University. It can host banquets for up to 300 guests and is only one mile from the city centre. Adjoining the Hall are six boardrooms with a capacity of 12 to 24 delegates and the Council Chamber which seats 30 boardroom style. Also adjoining the Hall Christie's Bistro offers dining for smaller but high profile events for up to 120 guests for dinner or 150 for drinks receptions. View our menus.

Manchester Meeting Place - In the heart of city close to Piccadilly Station, Manchester Meeting Place is a dedicated day meeting centre offering 11 seminar and syndicate rooms for 6-90 delegates with great value day delegate rates from £29.50 + VAT per person. For larger events the adjoining Barnes Wallis building offer two additional rooms the larger of which can seat up to 250 theatre style or 150 cabaret style.

Chancellors Hotel - is our dedicated hotel three miles from the city centre offering free parking and beautiful secluded gardens for meetings of up to 125 delegates. The hotel has 70 bedrooms and 5 acres of landscaped gardens which can be used to host garden parties, barbeques and team building events. Day delegate rates start from £35 per person.

Sackville Street Building - provides a perfect Manchester venue to host buffets and drinks receptions in the heart of the city, close to Piccadilly Station, for up to 300. The stunning architecture and inspiring surroundings make the venue a great talking point and memorable location, and also great value with room hire from only £750.

Christie's Bistro
Manchester Meeting Place
Chancellors Hotel
Sackville Street

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