The Darwin at Elizabeth Gaskell's House

Plymouth Grove, 84, Manchester, M13 9LW Show map
Ardwick
Ellie A.

Ellie A.

About this space

The Darwin room is one of our most popular rooms for events, meetings, and conferences. This bright and spacious room includes the use of a large screen and a private kitchen area.

As the room is positioned on the lower ground floor of the house, it is easily accessible to the lift and on-site disabled parking. Hearing loops are also available.

Each room can take a maximum of 35 people theatre style and 26 conference-style – all room hires include the use of a large screen or projector & screen.


Capacity

Standing
up to 35
Theatre
up to 35
Boardroom
up to 26
Cabaret
up to 15
Classroom
up to 35

Prices

Monday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.
Tuesday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.
Wednesday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.
Thursday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.
Friday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.
Saturday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.
Sunday
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Per session
8:30 – 23:00
from £90 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. All prices include VAT.
We can prepare a selection of buffet-style catering for functions at an additional cost of £8pp.

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
Approved caterers only
External catering allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Natural light
Free parking is available on-site
Hearing Aid Loop
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Storage space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

PA system / music speakers available
Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Elizabeth Gaskell’s House is a truly unique, historical and stunning venue for every occasion including Weddings and Conferences.

Just a short distance from the city centre, this beautifully restored historic building offers a variety of room hire options that can accommodate a maximum of 35 people and can also provide the use of projector screens at no extra cost.

For weddings and celebrations, we can provide a list of wedding suppliers who have worked at this venue before. Prices start for two hours exclusive use of the house on a Friday or Saturday, other days are available although exclusivity may be restricted to specific times as the venue may also be open to the public.


Other spaces and event packages at this venue

from £250
hire fee / per hour
from £90
hire fee / per session
from £500
hire fee / per session
from £75
hire fee / per session

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