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The Engine House (Anthony Burgess Foundation)

The Engine House (Anthony Burgess Foundation)

Perfect for concerts, readings, conferences, launches, plays, workshops, away-days, lectures, film screenings, discussion and in-conversation events as well as receptions, lunches and private parties. We're a welcoming, professional venue and have hosted events with: Manchester Camerata, Outfit; readings by Iain Sinclair, Chuck Palahniuk, Jonathan Meades and Simon Armitage; conferences, workshops and away-days for Manchester Metropolitan University, The Audience Agency, the Performing Arts Network and Development Agency and many others, plus featured as a venue for the Manchester Literature Festival, Manchester Science Festival and Manchester Comedy Festival. Contact us to discuss your ideas.

Why choose The Engine House (Anthony Burgess Foundation)?

The Engine House is a unique space inside one of Manchester’s oldest mill buildings. The high-quality conversion combines original architectural features, modern facilities and even Burgess’s own furniture and musical instruments to create a distinctive location for your event.

Venue The Engine House (Anthony Burgess Foundation)
Capacity 110 guests
Address 3 Cambridge Street
Greater Manchester
M1 5BY
Booking Enquiries 0161 2350776
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Packages & Offers (1)

The Engine House (Anthony Burgess Foundation) - Corporate Events

Corporate Events

  • Guests: 70 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £25.00 + vat per person
  • Description & Details

    Organising a conference, training day, exhibition or evening reception? Take a look at our inclusive packages and give us a call to discuss your ideas!

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

Rooms & Event Spaces (1)

The Engine House - The Engine House (Anthony Burgess Foundation)

The Engine House

  • Max Capacity: 110
  • Dimensions: L:14.00m x W:6.70m x H:5.48m
  • Full Details

    Situated just off Oxford Road we're in the heart of Manchester's spectacular theatre and film scene. Our venue is a versatile, unique and relaxed space with high ceilings, lots of daylight and a welcoming, flexible and professional team who will ensure your event runs smoothly.


    • Formal Dining: 30
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 40
    • Theatre: 110
    • Classroom: 30
    • U-Shape: 25
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Venue Features (7)

  • AV Equipment
  • Disability Access
  • Family Friendly
  • In-house Catering
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Wi-Fi Access