Conferences and Venues

Crawford House

Fact sheet
Day rate from£34.00
Event type
  • Day meeting
LocationOxford Road

About the venue

Crawford House is a modern, well-equipped building incorporating two acoustically excellent lecture theatres, the largest of which seats just under 400 delegates, and a cluster of five seminar rooms.

The foyer area is suitable for poster displays and refreshments.

Crawford House is close to the University Precinct Centre and Manchester Aquatics Centre, at the top end of the campus.

There are two large multi-storey car parks and a ground floor car park on site and the campus is well served by public transport, being on the busiest bus route in Europe, and there is also a weekday shuttle bus service that runs between the Sackville Street and Oxford Road campuses of the University.

  • 1 mile from city centre
  • Vacation availability
  • Ideal for conferences with posters
  • Light and airy foyer
  • All facilities on the ground floor
  • Close to Booth Street East car park


RoomsCapacity and Layout
Theatre A394 theatre style
Theatre B80 theatre style
Seminar rooms A-E20 classroom style
Ground floor foyerIdeal for posters

Computer clusterBy arrangement
In House Audio-VisualTheatres are equipped with PA, computer, whiteboard, induction loop and network point. The seminar rooms are equipped with projection screen, computer, whiteboard, plasma screen and network point
Internet ConnectionWired access available in meeting areas
AccommodationWithin walking distance of University accommodation and local hotels to suit all budgets


Daily PackagesCost
Day delegate rate per person to include use of a plenary meeting room equipped with standard a/v equipment, two servings of teas/coffees and biscuits and a buffet lunch£34.00 + VAT
Room hire for 394 seat theatre£825.00
Room hire for 80 seat theatre£295.00
Room hire for 25 seat classrooms£200.00
Room hire for foyer£425.00
Computer ClusterP.O.A.
In House Audio-VisualP.O.A.
Internet ConnectionP.O.A
Teas/coffees and biscuits£2.35 + VAT
Finger Buffet lunchfrom £8.75 + VAT

Rates quoted are for weekday hire during normal working hours - for evening and weekend rates, please contact the Conference Sales Office on +44 161 306 4100

Venue tags

  • Theatre layout
  • Classroom layout

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Conference Sales Office, The University of Manchester, Room 2.001, Beyer Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

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