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Manchester Central

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Very good for conferences etc.

Been to Manchester Central for two trade shows and most recently the local election count. The... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
R Mark C
Manchester, United Kingdom
Manchester Beer and Cider Festival

The CAMRA Manchester Beer Festival has been held at Manchester Central a few times now. This has... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Manchester Central is an award winning, globally renowned venue in the heart of one of the world's most vibrant cities. This unique convention centre combines iconic architecture with state-of-the-art facilities to provide a dynamic venue for the...more
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Windmill Street | Petersfield, Manchester M2 3GX, England
+44 161 834 2700
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for both the Lush Showcase and Careers Fair. The space is amazing, with adequate bathroom facilities and opportunities for refreshments. Only negative is that the lighting isn't perfect. If the lighting was improved, it would utilise the space so much more.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Originally built as the railway terminus for the Midland Railway from St Pancras in London, the soaring arched roof was the second largest such unsupported span after the railway arch at St Pancras itself. At one time the station saw 400 trains per day but,...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Just travelling home from here had an amazing day as was here for a mini reunion with Scentsy and met loads of new people and room we had was brilliant

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Third year running here and again was not disappointed! Always full of people dressed up and stalls selling a whole rang of memorabilia! Staff are always friendly and queues to get in move quickly! Will be back next year!

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Attended the British Cardiac Society meeting. Easy to get to from Piccadilly train station by foot and v good conference facilities.

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Been to Manchester Central for two trade shows and most recently the local election count. The venue is good for shows as the largest space (the old station shed) can be curtained off to suit the number of exhibitors. There are several other spaces of...More

Thank R Mark C
Reviewed 13 March 2018

very good space, but it was far too hot! Staff good, facilities good and very clean, cloakroom handy for coats & scarves! The wine tasting was excellent

Thank mummyetho
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Had some free time, saw this on a map and decided to go check it out. In our view, there is nothing here for a tourist, so don’t make your way here.

Thank Travel-future-ahoy
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Great spacious venue with great secure indoor parking attached via escalators.Entrance opposite Bridgewater Hall and we exit by the 235 casino.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

The CAMRA Manchester Beer Festival has been held at Manchester Central a few times now. This has proved to be an excellent venue for this event. Plenty of space for bars, food stalls and merchandise. The nature of the event means washroom facilities are stretched...More

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19 July 2018|
Response from travellalot011 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a large car park underneath- access for cars just opposite Bridgewater Hall. Access into Manchester Central or opposite Midland Hotel via escalator.
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Response from EnglishWolfHound | Reviewed this property |
I think so but I am not sure