A unique venue of Manchester: try People's History Museum, a venue for a meeting of minds.
***Enquire today to discuss our event spaces and suitability to help you bring people together again, with social distancing measures in place***
The museum’s conference and meeting facilities are within a magnificently restored historic Edwardian Pump House. By booking an event at the People’s History Museum (PHM) you are truly benefitting from meeting in a genuinely inspirational museum that is situated in the heart of the Manchester’s city centre Spinningfields. Also the PHM is an independent charitable museum and all surplus from the hire of our spaces goes towards supporting the museum’s activities.
We have three flexible spaces with capacity from 10 to 200 people. These can be hired for meetings, conferences, workshops, presentations, drinks receptions, evening dining and wedding ceremonies and receptions.
The unique Edwardian Engine Hall – can seat up to 100 people for an evening meal, civil ceremony or hold 200 guests for a standing reception or promotional eventsee more
The 50 seat Coal Store Conference Room – suitable for larger workshops and lecturessee more
The 18 Seat Meeting Room – ideal for boardroom meetings or workshops
Currently unavailable until 2022see more
Day delegate packages start from £34.99 per person plus VAT and include:
Special rates are offered for charitable organisations.
The Venue Hire catering offer from Open Kitchen is similar to the delicious food offer at their cafe & bar at PHM, with all menus changing regularly to follow the seasons and work directly with local producers:
Bespoke offerings are available for your special events. All menus will be developed with Open Kitchen’s Head Chef to suit a range of styles and dietary requirements.
From modern street food, to canapes, to seven course taster menus, Open Kitchen’s chefs and Front of House Team deliver exceptional dishes and service. Open Kitchen work directly with local producers to showcase their signature style of sustainable, ethical and delicious food experiences.