The Lowry

The Lowry

The Lowry is a world class visual and performing arts centre, and an established conference, meeting and events venue, offering a unique and alternative venue solution, in an innovative, contemporary and inspirational environment.

The architecturally dramatic venue provides a fantastic range of spaces and hosts a variety of events including: large scale conferences in our theatres for up to 1,730 delegates; presentations, dinners, weddings and Christmas parties in our flexible event rooms; a private reception or networking event in our contemporary exhibition Galleries; or simply a smaller meeting/training room incorporating built-in audio-visual facilities.

The Lowrys' waterfront location is just outside Manchester City Centre, in Salford Quays, with public transport links, including a convenient tram stop and car parking opposite.

Venue The Lowry
Capacity 1,730 guests
Address Pier 8, Salford Quays
Salford
Greater Manchester
M50 3AZ
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Packages & Offers (3)

Christmas Party Nighs

Christmas Party Nighs

  • Guests: 280 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £47.95 per person
  • Description & Details

    Arrival drink Delicious 3-course meal with tea or coffee Incredible table magicians Live entertainment from our ever-popular singers DJ playing Christmas classics and dance floor hits Party bar

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Exclusive Christmas Parties

Exclusive Christmas Parties

  • Guests: 260 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £50.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    For minimum numbers of 70 up to 260 private party packages are available from £49 per person to include Room Hire Welcome drink DJ and disco until 1AM

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Day Delegate Rate

Day Delegate Rate

  • Guests: 1730 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £45.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Meeting Room Hire Tea and Coffee throughout day Lunch AV Equipment Mineral Water Stationary

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Rooms & Event Spaces (6)

Exhibition Space

  • Max Capacity: 2000
  • Full Details

    With all the partition walls removed we can offer 350msq of exhibition space. Hire of the whole exhibition space is on an exclusive basis therefore use of the Conference Theatre is also included. When the East and West Rooms are in situ we can offer a central exhibition space of 210msq. This space becomes a perfect solution when combined with the Conference Theatre, providing an exhibition and refreshment area with the possibility of four breakout rooms. There is also the option of installing the Central Room in the middle of the exhibition space if more rooms are required. The Central Room is another flexible space that can be partitioned off into two smaller meeting rooms.

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Lyric Theatre

Lyric Theatre

  • Max Capacity: 1730
  • Full Details

    The Lyric are both fixed and tiered seating.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 1730
    • Theatre: 1730
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The Studio

The Studio

  • Max Capacity: 300
  • Full Details

    The Studio can be used as a single large space accommodating private dinners for up to 280, or as three smaller conference rooms of varying capacities. When used as one room The Studio has a vast floor space making it ideal for exhibitions. When divided, Studio 1 alone has the option of a tiered auditorium; perfect for conferences of up to 150 people. The dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows offer stunning waterfront views as well as an abundance of natural daylight. Air conditioning and complete blackout facilities feature throughout.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 300
    • Formal Dining: 250
    • Theatre: 150
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Compass Room

Compass Room

  • Max Capacity: 250
  • Full Details

    On the 4th floor of The Lowry, the circular Compass Room is the perfect setting for a range of events, from conferences for 250 delegates to dinners for up to 200 people. Its glass walls allow natural daylight and electronic blinds can provide complete blackout facilities, essential for formal presentations. The panoramic views of the Quays and the Manchester skyline from the Compass Rooms own private balcony add the wow factor to any conference or event.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 250
    • Formal Dining: 200
    • Theatre: 250
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Galleries

Galleries

  • Max Capacity: 250
  • Full Details

    The Lowry Galleries present the worlds largest public collection of LS Lowrs work revealing a broad range of paintings, drawings, sketches and breathtaking landscapes. The Galleries offer an exciting and unique space to entertain guests and delegates alike. Perfect for drinks receptions for 250 people, yet equally suitable for smaller numbers.

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North and South Rooms

North and South Rooms

  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Full Details

    The North and South Rooms both feature dramatic colour schemes and lighting and are perfect for smaller meetings. These ground floor rooms come equipped with air conditioning and modern audiovisual equipment essential for todays conference organisers.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 40
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Venue Features (9)

  • Disability Access
  • Local Public Transport
  • Wi-Fi Access
  • In-house Catering
  • AV Equipment
  • Parking
  • Late Licence
  • Smoking Area
  • Music Licence