We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Very good for conferences etc.

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

Reviewed 8 May 2018
R Mark C
,
Manchester
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
Chris S
,
Bolton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 191 reviews
59
All photos (59)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“comic con”(11 reviews)
“ninja warrior”(8 reviews)
About
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
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
See all hours
Contact
Windmill Street | Petersfield, Manchester M2 3GX, England
Website
+44 161 834 2700
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Manchester
from US$22,90
More Info
from US$16,20
More Info
from US$16,20
More Info
from US$94,20
More Info
Reviews (191)
Filter reviews
175 results
Traveller rating
67
71
29
4
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
67
71
29
4
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscomic conconference venueninja warriorexhibition hallbeer festivalannual conferenceformer railway stationgreat conferenceconference facilitiesarched roofparking underneathpeter's squareinteresting venuefree ticketsmain hallmidland hotelfood stalls
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 175 reviews
Reviewed 4 June 2018

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

1  Thank stomper2017
Reviewed 8 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.

Thank travellalot011
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

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I came to Manchester Central for the NHS Expo in September 2017. It was my second time at Manchester Central, and it really is a great venue. Accessible, open space, and room for people to get away from the exhibition areas for separate meetings and...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Visited for Party Conference. A great venue with ample room. Easy access to all areas and great space for displays, meetings, stands etc. Food and catering was superb. Toilets always clean and tidy.

Thank CllrStephenEllis
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We had our works do here! Excellent venue. Great price. Lots of entertainment and rides. Food was good too. Recommend this for next year!

Thank Trixiebelle76
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Great place to see exhibitons , lots of room . Had a problem parking this year.Event was good and staff professional

Thank NannaJan13
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Hannah T
30 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from EnglishWolfHound | Reviewed this property |
I think so but I am not sure
1
Vote