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Manchester Meeting Place

Fact sheet
Day rate from£36.00
Event type
  • Day meeting
LocationCity centre
I wanted to say thank you and how impressed we were with the venue - it was a great venue and everything was really well organised and we will definitely consider using the venue again in the futureKate Fowler, Children and Families Directorate, Manchester City Council

About the venue

Manchester Meeting Place offers modern and flexible facilities for large and small meetings and events and is available for booking all year round, with 11 seminar and syndicate rooms seating between 6-90. Manchester Meeting Place is the ideal venue for interviews, training events and conferences.

All rooms offer plentiful natural light and are fully equipped with standard audio-visual aids. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms by arrangement.

We offer a choice of modern, contemporary menus made fresh on the premises by our chef and also have The Hub, a dedicated refreshment area for delegates to relax in between sessions and the Common Room which is an ideal space for posters and informal networking.

  • 5 minute walk from Piccadilly train station
  • Free parking is offered to event organisers directly outside the venue
  • Chargeable car park on campus for delegates
  • Ideal for training courses and conferences
  • Within walking distance of University accommodation and local hotels to suit all budgets

Take yourself on a journey of the venue by exploring our virtual tour


RoomsCapacity and Layout
Rooms 4 and 590 theatre style, 48 cabaret style
Room 940 theatre style, 24 cabaret style
Room 840 theatre style, 22 cabaret style
Rooms 1, 2 and 330 theatre style, 16-18 cabaret style
Room 720 theatre style, 12 cabaret style
Room 68 boardroom style
Boardroom Suite 1x 8 boardroom style 2x6 boardroom style
Mumford Restaurant100 dining
The HubCasual seating for 70, standing receptions for 136
Common Room138 for standing receptions
Barnes Wallis Room400 receptions and buffets

In House Audio-VisualData projectors, laptops, flipcharts, projection screens, whiteboards, induction loop and PA system
Internet ConnectionWi-Fi and Wired access available in all meeting rooms

Venue tags

  • Year round availability
  • Accessible venue
  • Theatre layout
  • Cabaret layout
  • Classroom layout
  • Boardroom 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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