Eye catching venue on Manchester's waterfront
An iconic venue in Manchester, IWM North offers a range of spaces for your party or corporate event.
In the Main Exhibition Space, an AV-8A Harrier jump-jet provides a unique backdrop, while the purpose built WaterShard conference centre offers dedicated event space and state of the art AV technology.
Please contact our team to discuss your next event.
Main Exhibition Space
The most remembered part of any visit to IWM North is the Big Picture 360 degree HD cinematic experience, choose from our list of unique stocked images to offer a spectacular backdrop for your event.
- Seated Dinners 300
- Reception 500
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 80
- Reception 260
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.
Watershard 1 & 2:
- Theatre 120
- Cabaret 80
- Dinner 100
- Boardroom 36
- Theatre 40
- Cabaret 24
- Dinner 30
- Boardroom 18
IWM North, boasts a beautiful Quay Side offering views of MediaCityUK and The Quays, ideal for summer cocktail receptions.
Manchester Waterfront Location
Address: The Quays, Trafford Wharf Road, Manchester, M17 1TZ
Transport: IWM North is easily accessible via the tram. Metrolink offers fast and frequent services from Manchester City Centre