The Main Hall

Capacity:   100-800 Guests
Ideal for:   Performances, weddings, expos

This is where the magic happens.

All of Central Hall was built around this room- a large event/performance space for hundreds of delighted guests.

With fantastic acoustics, balcony seating, and an optional stage, it’s the perfect location for your next large gathering. It’s also adjacent to the Minshull, a small room you can hire as an additional staging area or breakout space.


100 to 250 guests on the (upper) ground floor, and up to 800 total when hiring the balcony


Large screen, rear-throwing projector, and all our normal meeting essentials like flip charts are available

Sound System

The Main Hall comes with a single microphone, and you can hire our multichannel mixer for additional mics for an enhanced experience


Analogue lighting panels at the back of the hall combined with portable multicoloured LED lighting


1st Floor


Monday to Saturday
8:00am to 10:30pm

Availability depends on room and staff availability. Always contact us to check


Free wifi available


The Main Hall is accessible via lift from the ground floor. An accessible toilet is available on the ground floor.


The Main Hall will accommodate everything from teas and coffees to buffets and three-course dinners.

See our catering page for more info

Layout Options

Theatre Style

Cabaret Style

Boardroom Style

U-shaped Style

Hollow Square

Classroom Style

Banquet Style


Let's have a chat

Don’t be a stranger! We’d love to have a conversation about how we can help you put on a great event here at Central Hall.