The Lowry


The Lowry is a multipurpose arts centre in Salford and with over 850,000 visitors a year is Greater Manchester’s most popular tourist attraction. It is also an established events venue, hosting a diverse range of conferences and events, civil partnerships and weddings each year. Its home is a striking building on the banks of the former Manchester Ship Canal at the heart of what is today MediaCityUK, one of the world’s most exciting media destinations. The contemporary building has a variety of conference rooms, galleries and performance spaces suitable for between 10 and 1,730 people, offering a unique and versatile setting for any event.


Boardroom 1730
Theatre style 60
Cabaret style 120
Receptions 280
Dinner/Dance 300
No. of rooms/spaces 13
Christmas Parties Yes
Wedding License Yes


0161 876 2062

The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, M50 3AZ


The contemporary building has 12 dedicated unique spaces, catering for between 10 and 1,730 delegates. Each space is fully equipped with WiFi, air conditioning and blackout facilities as standard. A professional in-house technical support service is available with highly experienced staff on hand to assist with all your AV needs.

The Lowry prides itself on offering a bespoke events service where packages are tailored to suit exact requirements. The perfect blend of flexible facilities, inspirational surroundings, excellent transportation links and experienced staff means that when it comes to creating your special event The Lowry will fulfil your every need.