The Assembly Rooms

The Assembly Rooms

Dating back to 1776, the elegant Georgian Assembly Rooms are situated in the centre of the bustling city of Newcastle. A great venue for a host of corporate and social events in one of the oldest and most majestic buildings in the city.

The Assembly rooms has 7 suites and offers flexibility to accommodate from 6 to 920 guests. Amongst these are 4 main conference suites accommodating from 10-550 people and a further two historic suites on the 2nd floor. First rate technology and audio visual equipment and facilities come as standard.

The experienced team at the Assembly rooms can offer excellent delegate packages. These can include arrival coffees and teas with biscuits, stationary, stands, flip charts finger buffets, as well as secretarial and chauffeur services.

The Assembly Rooms prides itself on offering a bespoke service for conferences and banqueting. They can offer assistance with entertainment, music, table decoration and themed evenings.

As well as business functions, they are happy to host your Wedding, Christmas party, graduation ball, christening, birthday party and other special celebrations. Should you require overnight accommodation there are a number of good quality hotels in the immediate area.

In a super location in the centre of the vibrant city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The Newcastle train station with fast trains to York and London is within walking distance, as is the metro train system. The A1 motorway is easily accessible, as is the Newcastle International airport.

Venue The Assembly Rooms
Capacity 550 guests
Address Fenkle Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Packages & Offers (2)

The Assembly Rooms - CHRISTMAS PARTIES


  • Guests: 400 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £25.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Glass of Bucks Fizz 3 Course Dinner Coffee and Mints DJ until 1AM

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The Assembly Rooms - Day Delegate Rate

Day Delegate Rate

  • Guests: 550 max
  • Price: from £25.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Support prior to your event with our highly experienced team Main Meeting Room Hire Arrival and Mid Morning coffee or tea with biscuits Finger Buffet Lunch with iced water Afternoon tea or coffee with biscuits Bowl of fresh fruit Delegate note pad and pencil Flipchart stand, pad and pens Cordial and mints Conference Box Dedicated Conference Supervisor

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

Rooms & Event Spaces (5)

Chandelier Suite - The Assembly Rooms

Chandelier Suite

  • Max Capacity: 550
  • Dimensions: L:25.60m x W:10.97m x H:9.75m
  • Full Details

    Stunning banqueting hall.


    • Reception: 550
    • Dinner & Dance: 340
    • Formal Dining: 400
    • Cabaret: 200
    • Theatre: 420
    • Classroom: 250
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The Lower Ballroom Suite - The Assembly Rooms

The Lower Ballroom Suite

  • Max Capacity: 240
  • Dimensions: L:21.94m x W:10.79m x H:3.40m
  • Full Details

    Recently refurbished this self contained room has it's own bar facilities, making it the ideal venue for most occasions.


    • Reception: 240
    • Dinner & Dance: 180
    • Formal Dining: 200
    • Cabaret: 90
    • Theatre: 200
    • Classroom: 140
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The Wedgwood Suite - The Assembly Rooms

The Wedgwood Suite

  • Max Capacity: 120
  • Dimensions: L:16.46m x W:7.21m x H:5.43m
  • Full Details

    Event space for conferences and banquets and receptions.


    • Reception: 120
    • Dinner & Dance: 80
    • Formal Dining: 100
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 48
    • Cabaret: 48
    • Theatre: 120
    • Classroom: 60
    • U-Shape: 40
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Falstaff room - The Assembly Rooms

Falstaff room

  • Max Capacity: 70
  • Dimensions: L:12.19m x W:7.21m x H:5.33m
  • Full Details

    Falstaff Room mirrors the grandeur of the building with it's ornate ceiling, original plasterwork and matching crystal chandeliers.


    • Reception: 70
    • Formal Dining: 60
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Theatre: 60
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 30
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Regency Suite - The Assembly Rooms

Regency Suite

  • Max Capacity: 60
  • Dimensions: L:12.19m x W:5.79m x H:4.67m
  • Full Details

    Beautiful room with sound system, natural daylight - full blackout.


    • Reception: 60
    • Dinner & Dance: 50
    • Formal Dining: 60
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 48
    • Cabaret: 40
    • Theatre: 60
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 40
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Venue Features (9)

  • AV Equipment
  • Disability Access
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Wedding License
  • Wi-Fi Access