Room Hire

Need a room for your event in Manchester City Centre? Look no further.

Our Location

MDC is in a fantastic location, centrally located with easy access to popular bus routes. Only a 10-minute walk from Oxford Road train station and St. Peter’s Square Metrolink. For those travelling by car, the Aquatics Centre NCP car-park is situated on Booth St East, just a 2-minute walk from MDC. The building is wheelchair accessible and has a lift which enables access to all areas of the building.

Our Rooms

We have various rooms available for hire at MDC with varying capacities. All rooms have access to screens (perfect for delivering presentations or information sharing), all rooms are wheelchair accessible, have air conditioning and can be set up in various styles per the client’s request. We can facilitate bookings from 12 participants up to 100 participants. Our rooms can facilitate meetings, workshops, interviews, training sessions, cooking lessons (as we have a fantastic kitchen available for hire as well), charity events, the list is endless! If you need a room, our helpful admin staff are always available to discuss your requirements and advise which room would be best suited to your needs.

If you would like to discuss a room booking, please contact our Bookings Officer.

Our Service

Our staff do their very best to ensure your booking runs as smoothly as possible, ensuring the room is set up as requested prior to your arrival and refreshments are ready. They will always be on hand should you require any further assistance throughout your booking.


MDC are proud to work with caterers @OpenKitchenMcr, a local, zero waste, environmentally friendly company who provide an outstanding service with a smile. They can cater for a wide range of dietary requirements including vegetarian, vegan, Halal and gluten free. They are also more than happy to discuss and cater for any allergies or intolerance's. If you would like to book lunch with @OpenKitchenMcr, you will receive a 10% discount when booking via MDC. You can book via their website here.



Please note: In line with Government guidelines our rooms are unfortunately unavailable for hire at this time.

James Herriot Hall

The James Herriot Large and Small Halls can be used as one large space or divided into two separate halls. Both have the facility for direct access to the Kitchen and Bar if required. Facilities include: Wireless Internet Tea/Coffee TV Data Projector Screen Laptop Whiteboard stand and stationary

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Riley's Bar

Manchester's only fully accessible and deaf friendly bar in the heart of the city. Join us for drinks, events and good times! Follow us on Instagram @rileys_bar_mcr Find us at Manchester Deaf Centre. We are open weekly on: Wednesday's 7-10pm Please look on our Instagram @rileys_bar_mcr and

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Youth Space

Facilities include: Wireless Internet Tea/Coffee Laptop Whiteboard stand and stationery Flip Chart pad and pens Computers with internet Capacity: 15 If you would like to book the Youth Space please complete the form on the bottom of the Room Hire page. If you have any queries about our rooms

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Thank you to our partners

Our Opening Times

If you would like to know more about
any of our services, please get in touch.

Manchester Deaf Centre,
Crawford House,
Booth Street East,
M13 9GH

09:00 – 17:00


0161 273 3415

Registered Charity Number: 1110373