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IWM North Venue Hire M17
Located in the cultural heart of The Quays at MediaCityUK, IWM North’s extraordinary spaces offer exceptional possibilities for entertaining and our award-winning approach to event-creation has positioned the museum as one of the leading venues in the city-region.
Unique to IWM North is the Big Picture Show, an immersive cinematic experience that presents film, imagery and sound from our collections. The short feature films, which are shown our main exhibition space, explore various themes from service and separation to Remembrance.
Working with our technical team you can create your own big picture show. These bespoke digital wallpapers are digitally mastered and developed around any theme you choose. Unique to IWM North, these cinematic experiences provide a spectacular backdrop to any event.
Our head chef Tony Pickup has created a range of reception and fine dining seasonal menus using the finest seasonal ingredients. For over ten years Tony and his team at the museum have earned a reputation for creating fabulous food and discerning taste.
IWM North is also a unique venue for filming and locations hire.
MAIN EXHIBITION SPACE
A striking space for large events, featuring 360 degree digital wallpapers that can be tailored to your event for a unique sensory experience.
Seated Dinners 300
HARRIER JUMP JET SPACE
Possibly the most unique venue in the north-west, greet your guests beneath an iconic aircraft for an experience they won’t forget.
Seated Dinners 70
Opened in June 2017, the WaterShard provides dedicated private event spaces with state of the art AV technology, air conditioning and stunning views of The Quays and MediaCityUK. The flexible spaces offer a range of options for day time meetings for 2 to 120 delegates, and can be used for evening networking or dinners for up to 100 guests.
IWM North, boasts a beautiful Quay Side offering views of MediaCityUK and The Quays, ideal for summer cocktail receptions.
Delight attendees with an event in IWM North’s stunning Main Exhibition Space, featuring soaring ceilings and distinctive surroundings.
360 degree HD digital projection system Technical experts will work with you to help create your own digital wallpaper with 360 degree HD technology that allows you to create a completely unique backdrop and setting.
Innovative and Dynamic The Main Exhibition Space is one of Manchester’s most impressive settings for evening conference dinners, gala dinners, awards ceremonies and receptions.
Summer Party Package includes our HD 360 degree digital wallpaper system and a complimentary arrival prosecco or cocktail drinks reception on our Quayside! Choose from either our HD Enchanted garden theme, HD Art Deco animated theme, HD Alice in Wonderland theme or our HD Manchester City Skyline theme, HD Cuban theme, HD Summertime theme!
Menus available upon request
Opened in June 2017, the WaterShard provides dedicated private event spaces with state of the art AV technology, air conditioning and stunning views of The Quays and MediaCityUK. The flexible spaces offer a range of options for daytime meetings for 2 to 120 delegates and can be used for evening networking or dinners for up to 100 guests.
As part of your event you can view our latest major exhibition. Your guests can also view one of our award winning big picture shows which play every hour on the hour.