The Main Exhibition Space at IWM North is nothing short of exceptional. it features the jaw-dropping 360° Big Picture Show which can envelope guests in a limitless number of themes or even screen short films. The expert in-house events team can organise guided gallery tours as well as fabulous banqueting menus for the most momentous of occasions.
Boasting stunning views across the Greater Manchester Skyline and overlooking the home of rugby in Salford, AJ Bell Stadium offers a wonderfully unique location for a banquet. Spanning the entire length of the pitch, The Main Suite can host up to 750 guests and boasts blackout facilities, colour wash interior lighting and 5 drop down projectors - perfect for a large-scale celebration.
The Compass Room at The Lowry is a spectacular banqueting space. This circular room offers magnificent sweeping views of the surrounding area through its floor to ceiling windows. Exquisite dining options and service combine to create an unforgettable experience for up to 180 guests.
The Hangar is one of the most unique dining locations in the UK. Up to 750 guests can soak up the incredible atmosphere underneath the iconic Concorde G-Boac and even arrange for brief guided tours of the aircraft itself. With bespoke AV and lighting to compliment the fantastic catering, The Hangar is certain to leave your guests in awe.
The Great Nave at Gorton Monastery is a large, beautiful space that’s also very functional and flexible, catering for a wide range of events including Christmas parties, private dining, banqueting or large-scale drinks receptions. This spectacular piece of ecclesiastical architecture has been restored to its former glory. The room can accommodate 450 guests in a banqueting style, or 320 people in an intimate cabaret style.
The John Logie Baird Suite at the Manchester Marriott Victoria and Albert Hotel is an elegant yet modern and practical space for private dining. The bright, airy room is ideally suited to dinner parties, gala dinners or buffet receptions. The space can accommodate up to 240 guests in a banquet format.
The Eddington Room is one of our more intimate spaces. This 35.7 sq m room has 58" wall-mounted screen with wireless control and natural light from floor to ceiling windows against one wall and a 3.6 m high acoustic ceiling. Perfect when you need a room theater style for 20 or a boardroom or dinner event for 12. This room can combine with the Foster Room to create 89.4 Sq m of meeting space. The Foster, Eddington and Robinson Rooms combine to create the 143.6 SQ m - The Bernstein Suite. Named after Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington, a British astronomer, well know for his theory of relativity.
The Alexandra Suite which is situated on the ground floor benefits from natural light, air conditioning and disabled access and also has three phase power. It is a very versatile space which can be dressed up or down for any private or corporate banqueting event and comes with 10 pieces of staging, each measuring 8ft x 4ft. There are a number of ceiling rigging points and we can also offer pin spot table lighting.
For a more intimate group dining experience, book our private dining room with the Cotton Factory restaurant. Featuring a banquet-style table with beautiful Peruvian inspired decor, our PDR can seat up to 16 guests. Choose from an exciting range of dining options to suit your preferences; from mouth-watering group feasting menus to pintxos and light bites.
These rooms provide an ideal and contemporary decorate venue for professional meetings and intimate dining for up to 70 guests. Featuring automatic window blinds to provide shade and privacy, integrated audio and visual technology and controllable lighting levels these rooms are ideal for business or banqueting events.
For a banqueting or private dining event, the Circle Foyer is an impressive, show-stopping venue in the City Centre. Guests can admire the impressive architecture of Bridgewater Hall and enjoy the fantastic views of Manchester from the floor-to-ceiling windows. Our catering team will provide delicious food and drinks delivered with exceptional service in a very special setting.