Manchester Central

Center information


M2 3GX Manchester - United Kingdom


[44] 161 834 2700

Contact information for market inquiries


Tom Forshaw
Director of Sales & Marketing


[44] 161 827 7686

More about the center

Manchester Central is an award-winning venue in the heart of one of Europe’s most vibrant cities. Its vaulted arches and station clock have made Manchester Central an iconic city feature for over 130 years. With over 2,500 hotel bedrooms within a 5 minute walk, Manchester Central has every amenity on its doorstep. Whether travelling from across the country or across the world, the venue is easy to reach thanks to Manchester’s extensive multi-modal transport network. Facilities include the purpose built 804-seat Exchange Auditorium with an adjacent 1,800sqm exhibition, conference or dining space for up to 1200 in Exchange Hall, the 10,000sqm column-free and divisible Central Hall plus a range of smaller state-of-the-art conference and meeting rooms. Our world class philosophy applies to all our facilities, teams and services. From venue traffic management to IT and AV support teams, from dedicated event managers to our kitchen brigade, Manchester Central is one of the most professional and versatile event spaces in the UK.

Key information

Total function space

20988 m²

Total exhibition space

20000 m²

Theatre/Auditorium seats


Meeting rooms


International airport

MAN Manchester Airport

Adjacent hotel rooms


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