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.
Guests may also enjoy a guided tour of the vast collections and diverse temporary exhibitions.
up to 300
M T W T F S S
18:00 - 20:00
from £995 Per evening
M T W T F S S
18:00 - 22:00
from £1995 Per day
*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT
Note on pricing
The price £1995 is for the hiring of the Victorian Galleries either with the Atrium or with the Gallery 16.
Hire free for additional hours of the hiring of the Victorian Galleries either with the Atrium or with the Gallery 16 after 22:00 is :
- £350 per hour for Monday-Friday from 22:00 - 1:00
- £350 per hour for Saturday-Sunday from 22:00 - 0:00
- £480 per hour for Saturday-Sunday from 0:00 - 1:00
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Sample catering prices
Canapes from £12.00 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
Clients hire the gallery exclusively for evening events
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
We can help make recommendations for suppliers, from hotels to entertainment, equipment to event planners.