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 Venue Hire


Leeds Museums and Galleries offer a range of unique buildings and great spaces for hire.

Whether it’s for a memorable occasion, meeting, conference or event, our venues offer beautiful historical surroundings, exhibition spaces, plus modern facilities.

Browse our menu of locations below to discover more about the various packages we offer.

Download our full venue hire brochure (as a PDF).

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You can book meeting space or hold a celebration everywhere from a ruined abbey, a former working mill, two stately homes and even our museum store!

Download our full venue information (opens as PDF).

Find out more about our venue hire options:

Kirkstall Abbey
- Hold an event, blessing or ceremony, or have a photo shoot in the atmospheric surroundings of the abbey.

Leeds Art Gallery
Book the Tiled Hall or meeting space. (Please note, the Gallery will only be available for bookings from 2017 onwards.)

Leeds City Museum
- Book meeting rooms or hold an event in the impressive Brodrick Hall.

Leeds Discovery Centre
- Book conference space and also enjoy a tour of our store, where over one million objects are preserved!

Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills
Book a  boardroom and meeting room, plus a stunning 1920s cinema, the perfect venue for a variety of events. Email armley.mills@leeds.gov.uk for details.

Lotherton Hall
- Get married in this beautiful Edwardian mansion or wow corporate guests by holding a meeting here.

Temple Newsam
- The beautiful Tudor - Jacobean mansion is licensed to hold weddings and civil partnership ceremonies, providing a touch of grandeur.

Thwaite Mills
- Looking for a quirky wedding venue? Set on an island in the canal, Thwaite is a stunning venue within easy reach of the city centre.

Please contact the venue you are interested in with any enquiries or to make a booking.

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To book one of our venues, please contact the site directly or check their venue hire page for more information about what's on offer.

Download our full venue hire information (opens as PDF)

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​We have a number of unique venues that offer the perfect setting for wedding ceremonies and receptions. Vist the pages below for further details:

Kirkstall Abbey
- You can hold a wedding blessing or have a photo shoot in the atmospheric surroundings of the abbey.
 
Lotherton Hall
- Book this beautiful Edwardian mansion and celebrate your wedding or civil partnership in the stunning house and grounds.
 
Temple Newsam
- The beautiful Tudor - Jacobean mansion is licensed to hold weddings and civil partnership ceremonies, providing a touch of grandeur.

Thwaite Mills
- Looking for a quirky wedding reception venue? Set on an island in the canal, Thwaite is a stunning venue within easy reach of the city centre.

Download our full venue hire information pack (opens as PDF)

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