About this room
The lavish Victorian and Pre-Raphaelite Galleries are versatile and an unparalleled event space in Manchester. An array of highly detailed, gloriously colourful paintings, designs and crafts are displayed within these stunning galleries.
The perfect location for pre dinner drinks or private drinks receptions for up to 300 guests.
You may now also dine in Galleries 9 and 10. A truly unique setting, with a capacity to seat up to 80.
Guests may also enjoy a guided tour of the vast collections and diverse temporary exhibitions.
up to 300
up to 80
M T W T F S S
18:00 - 20:00
from £1620 Per evening
M T W T F S S
18:00 - 22:00
from £2220 Per day
*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT
Note on pricing
The Victorian Galleries may be hired in conjunction with any other space. The additional cost of this is £450.00 + vat.
Additional hours from 10pm until 1am are also available to book @ £450.00 per hour + vat
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Sample catering prices
Canapes from £7.50 per person + vat
Bowl food from £18.00 per person + vat
Sparkling wine from £24.50 per bottle + vat
House wine from £18.00 per bottle + vat
Allows external catering
Approved caterers only
BYO alcohol allowed
Can provide alcohol
Kitchen facilities available
Can provide halal
Can provide kosher
Extensive vegan menu
Extensive gluten-free menu
Complimentary tea and coffee
Buyout fee for external catering
Alcohol licence until 01:00
Own music equipment /DJ
Rules of the space
Evening hire is generally from 6pm with access to set up from 5pm once the gallery closes
Hire is available until 1am
We are located approx one mile from Piccadilly train station and the nearest tram stop is just across the road at St Peters Square.
We don't have on site parking but we do have a 20% discount at a local NCP
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