A unique and memorable venue for all manner of events
Whether you are organising a conference, meeting or networking event, wedding or dinner, this award-winning museum provides an unforgettable experience. For an unrivalled location, why not host your dinner or reception alongside an elephant, giraffe and a great white shark in the fantastic, double height Living Planet Gallery? The versatile Exhibition Space can be hired as a whole or subdivided into three separate rooms to accommodate events for up to 443 guests. Alternatively, a more intimate space opens out onto a private garden providing an excellent location for a range of events, including summer barbecues and drinks receptions. The Great North Museum: Hancock is situated in a prime city centre location close to transport links and a variety of accommodation.
Maximum capacities: Theatre 443, Boardroom 170, Dining 340, Reception 1300
|Clore Suite and Garden||100||64||55||80||120|
|Small Exhibition Space||120||72||80||90||140|
|Medium Exhibition Space||300||160||130||200||320|
|Full Exhibition Space||443||280||170||340||443|
|Hancock restaurant / restaurant with balcony||-||-||-||60||80|
|Natural History Society of Northumbria’s ornate board room||-||-||12||12||20|
|Living Planet Gallery||50||-||-||120||200|
|Hadrian's Wall Gallery & Living Planet Gallery||-||-||-||220||-|
To find out more about hiring the Great North Museum: Hancock please contact us on:
Telephone: (0191) 277 2303 / Email: VenueHire@twmuseums.org.uk and state that you're interested in hiring a space at the Great North Museum: Hancock.
Your event enquiry will go directly to our catering and events concession Totally Delicious.