The Lowry Salford Quays Manchester

Type of venue:
museum/art gallery
Agency tel:
0845 351 9917
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Manchester United FC Station
Manchester International Airport
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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 corporate team are with you through-out your conference, meeting or event, providing creativity, knowledge, guidance and support from enquiry to completion. Our high-quality catering and in-house audio visual services make us an excellent venue choice, which will impress both you and your guests.

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Suites Name Capacity (People) Dimensions
Theatre Classrm Boardrm Cabaret Banquet Ushape Rec.
The Lyric Theatre
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1730 - - - - - - -/-/-/ -
A modern, vibrant theatre that is able to seat up to 1730 people. Full AV and technical support is available, making this the perfect venue for large events such as AGMs, Sales Conferences and Presentations. 
The Quays Theatre
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440 - - - - - - -/-/-/ -
Quays Theatre uses the latest hydraulic technology to create an adaptable space with a range of seating configurations. The theatre can provide the unusual opportunity for conference seating in-the-round. 
The Compass Room
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250 90 60 120 180 48 300 4.5/18/-/ 216
The circular Compass Room has wooden floors and floor to ceiling windows with full black-out facility at the touch of a button. The room also boasts its very own private balcony offering panoramic views across the Manchester skyline. 
The Hexagon Room
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90 57 42 48 60 36 100 4.5/15.9/8.3/ 132
The Hexagon Room has both internal and external floor to ceiling windows giving good natural daylight. The Hexagon Bridge is an area just outside the room which is for private use with the Hexagon Room but it also bridges over one of the main walkways in the building so your guests get a real feel for the vibrancy of The Lowry. This space is perfect for arrival refreshments and drinks receptions. 
Gallery Private View
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- - - - 200 - 250 -/-/-/ -
The LS Lowry Galleries are available for private evening viewings and are a fantastic and unique area for holding private drinks receptions. Knowledgeable staff are always on hand to answer any guests questions. 
Quays Bar
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- - - - 250 - - -/-/-/ -
Another bar area that can be successfully converted for private receptions, registration, refreshments and exhibitions. With great waterfront views, this area is often used in conjunction with the Compass Room. 
South Room
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40 18 18 24 - 18 - 3/8/8/ 64
The South Room has recently undergone a soft refurbishment making it a vibrant and stylish space, perfect for smaller meetings or as a syndicate room.  
North Room
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20 - 14 - - - - 2.6/7.3/4.9/ 36
The North Room has recently undergone a soft refurbishment making it a vibrant and stylish space, perfect for board meetings or as a syndicate room. 
The Studio
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240 81 66 120 280 54 300 4.5/48/8.4/ 403.2
The Studio consists of three rooms, seperated by sound-proof floor-to-ceiling partition walls, and can be opened/flat-floored into one large area.  
Studio 1
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150 63 60 96 150 48 150 4.5/22.8/8.4/ 191.5
Studio 1 has tiered theatre style seating for upto 150, with a stage area at the front.  
Studio 2
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40 18 18 24 30 18 40 4.5/7.8/8.4/ 65.5
Studio 3
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100 51 42 48 80 36 100 4.5/15.3/8.4/ 128.5
Deck 1
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80 36 42 48 - 39 100 3.5/-/-/ 96.5
Deck 2
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40 18 24 24 - 17 40 2.8/-/-/ 59.5

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