Debates Chamber at Glasgow University Union

  9 reviews  – 
32 University Avenue, Glasgow, G12
Merchant City

About this space

Space virtual tour

Our Debates Chamber is one of the largest rooms within the Union.

Renovated to its original stature, the space conveys a sense of tradition, elegance and grandeur. Seating approximately 120 for a birthday party or evening reception and 200 theatre style for conferences. With an additional 250 seats in the gallery, this large versatile space caters to a wide variety of events.

The Debates Chamber is accompanied by our Reading Room bar which provides an additional space for guests to relax.


Prices

Monday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Tuesday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Wednesday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Thursday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Friday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Saturday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Sunday
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £275 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.

Capacity

Standing
up to 400
Dining
up to 120
Theatre
up to 450
Classroom
up to 100

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Flipchart
PA system / speakers
Natural light
Free on-street parking
Paid parking facilities available nearby
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Storage space
Quiet space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
Noise restrictions
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Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Disabled access toilets
Lift to all floors

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted and ticketed events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Cancellation policy: Custom

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About Glasgow University Union

Situated in the heart of the West End, Glasgow University Union is a unique venue rich in history.

With its grand architecture and original period features, the building boasts a versatility that can see it transformed from a corporate setting into a spectacular and magnificent wedding venue.

With the capacity to hold large dinner events, conferences and weddings, at the Glasgow University Union we possess a wealth of knowledge in hosting academic, corporate and private functions.


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