The Monastery Manchester

Type of venue:
conference centre, restaurant, training centre
Agency tel:
0845 351 9917
Meeting rooms:
18
Max capacity:
600
Bedrooms:
0
Parking spaces:
130
Motorway
M60
Train station:
Piccadilly
Airport:
Manchester International Airport
Location:
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Following a £6.5 million restoration scheme, this hidden treasure has taken its place as one of the UK's most inspiring venues for any corporate, social or cultural occasions. The Grade II* buildings are still owned by the same charity 'The Monastery of St Francis & Gorton Trust'. The former church and friary, once listed by the World Monuments Fund as one of the top 100 endangered sites in the World.

The Monastery Manchester leads the way in hosting a variety of events. Along with the Great Nave there are seven atmospheric Friary Rooms which are light and spacious, providing exceptional meeting, training and seminar spaces, giving conference space from six boardroom to 600 theatre style. The team at The Monastery strive to exceed expectation, from initial enquiry stage to the seamless running of your event. With an exclusive event management and catering service, we pride ourselves on delivering world class events.

Hover over a suite name to view an image, click to view the floor plan.

Suites Name Capacity (People) Dimensions
Theatre Classrm Boardrm Cabaret Banquet Ushape Rec.
H L W A
Main Space
Suite Image
650 450 100 450 500 - 1000 45/38/19/ 733
The Main Space is a beautiful space with stunning architecture.  
Archangel Gardens
Suite Image
650 145 150 320 450 160 - -/-/-/ -
The Archangel Garden is a unique and tranquil outdoor space. It provides a peaceful place to relax and catch up with colleagues, and is also an ideal space to collect your thoughts. All the while taking in the stunning gardens and appreciating the architectural glory of The Monastery from a different angle. 
Private Chapel
Suite Image
80 30 34 25 50 36 60 9/9.2/6.5/ 58.9
A stunning Chapel situated on the first floor with beautiful Celtic stained glass and wooden floors. 
St Francis
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30 - 16 24 14 - 30 3/6.1/5.5/ 33.6
The St Francis Suite is a very popular meeting room set out in a boardroom style with lots of natural light and original features. 
Patrick Dalton
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20 - 12 16 12 - 20 3/5.8/3.8/ 22
The Patrick Dalton Suite is a lovely light and spacious room, set out in a boardroom style. 
Pugin
Suite Image
50 27 16 20 40 16 40 3/6.2/5.7/ 35.3
A large room with views to “The B of the Bang” and Sportcity, the Pugin Suite provides a light airy space. 
Uriel
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50 18 16 15 30 18 30 3/6.1/5.5/ 33.6
An L-Shape room with exposed brick work and original features. With plenty of natural light the Uriel Suite is an ideal meeting space. 
Gabriel
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18 - 10 8 - - 15 3/4.4/3.8/ 16.7
An ideal syndicate or interview room with original features. 
Michael
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20 - 12 16 - - 20 3/5.8/3.8/ 22
Named after an Archangel, the Michael Suite has stunning sash windows providing lots of natural light. 
Raphael
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16 - 10 8 - - 15 3/5.8/2.5/ 14.50
The Great Nave
Suite Image
650 145 150 320 450 160 - -/-/-/ -
The Friars Pantry
Suite Image
50 - 12 20 40 - - -/-/-/ -
The Old Refectory
Suite Image
- - - - - - - -/-/-/ -
The Chapter House
Suite Image
- - 12 - - - - -/-/-/ -
The Friends Room
Suite Image
- - - - - - - -/-/-/ -
St. Clare
Suite Image
20 - 6 - 6 - - -/-/-/ -

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