Functions & Weddings

We have a variety of spaces available to celebrate all your life events. Our aim is to make every event you choose to hold with us a truly unforgettable and special experience.

Our team has built a reputation for exceptional hospitality and superb food which, coupled with the backdrop of some of the University’s most historic dining venues, makes for a truly memorable experience.

Choose from:

  • Christie's Bistro (from small dinners to drinks receptions for up to 300 people)
  • Whitworth Hall (for exhibitions, banquets, weddings and product launches up to 675 people)
  • Whitworth Council Chamber (accommodating boardroom seating for 12-24 people)
  • Whitworth Art Gallery
  • Manchester Museum

Each of our venues has a distinctively different ambiance but all stay true to our ethos, featuring delicious locally-sourced food served by friendly and attentive staff.

We are licensed to host civil weddings and partnerships in a variety of stunning and distinctive venues. Please view our wedding brochure or contact our Conferences and Events team for more information and to discuss all your event needs in more detail.