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Venue price From £250 per hour
Venue capacity 14 - 1730 people

Spaces at The Lowry


The circular Compass Room is a contemporary unique reception venue for up to 200 guests. The space is also licensed to hold weddings for 150 guests. Wooden floors and glass walls provide a blank canvas for any decoration style, and there is a private exterior balcony to enjoy the outdoor area. The space is privately located on the fourth floor of the building and optional fairy lights are available.


The Lyric Theatre is at the heart of The Lowry, and hosts dance, opera and theatre productions throughout the year. It is a highly regarded events venue, with top-quality facilities, bright and modern decoration, and seating for 1730 guests. The Lyric Theatre benefits from being the centrepiece of the Lowry, Manchester's most visited tourist attraction.


The Hexagon Room is a stylish and modern space for your wedding ceremony or reception. Guests will access the room via a private bridged walkway, and can then enjoy the stunning views across the water. The room caters for 100 for a civil ceremony, or the venue can be used as a delightful intimate space for 60 guests for a wedding breakfast or evening dinner.


The South Room, located on the ground floor of the Lowry Theatre, offers a vibrant colour scheme, bright lighting, air conditioning and a state of the art AV system. It is an ideal space for smaller meetings. The room can be hired alongside the North Room,


Situated on the ground floor of the Lowry Theatre, the North Room is a well-equipped, brightly-coloured meeting room. The space comes with a full AV-system, colourful walls and lighting, and air conditioning. The North Room can be hired in combination with the South Room, as breakout space for larger conference rooms, or by themselves as an ideal location for meetings and trainings.


The Quays Theatre has hydraulic seating that allows for versatile seating arrangements to suit your business event. Whether you require in-the-round, a catwalk, flat-floor, or even stage-end seating for 440 guests, the Quays Theatre offers a flexible and modern location. Our expert team will help you utilise the top quality audio visual equipment to ensure your event is a success.

About The Lowry


Lowry is a multi-purpose arts centre and Greater Manchester’s most visited tourist attraction. It is also an established events venue, hosting a diverse range of conferences and events each year.  The visually impressive building is located at the heart of MediaCityUk, one of the world’s most exciting media destinations.

The contemporary building has a wide variety of conference rooms, offering a unique and versatile setting for any event.  A professional in-house technical support service is available with highly experienced staff on hand to assist with all your AV needs.

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