Coventry Cathedral

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We have a range of spaces available for hire, including the Cathedral Nave and the Ruins. Coventry Cathedral – including its Nave, undercroft rooms and our separate resource centre, Bardsley House – is available for hire for a variety of events. The Ruins have provided a dramatic backdrop to a wide range of events, especially when floodlit at night. Examples of past events include:

  • Awards ceremonies for universities
  • Evening and day-time concerts, both classical and rock
  • Conferences in the nave and lecture hall
  • Banquets and fashion shows in the Nave
  • Britain in Bloom National Awards
  • Dramatic performances – including Shakespeare and the Mystery plays – in the Ruins and Nave
  • Summer celebrations in the Ruins
  • Wedding receptions
  • Meetings, workshops and lunches
  • Candlelit corporate receptions with musical accompaniment in the Cathedral Nave
  • In the Nave of the Cathedral we can accommodate up to 1500 theatre style and 450 cabaret style. We have a range of smaller rooms for workshops, meetings, dinners.
  • The Chapter House – Suitable for workshops, school groups, round table discussions, theatre workshops, lectures and presentations. Seats 70 on raised benches.
  • Our on site café, Cloisters, offers buffet lunches, dinners and drinks receptions. For larger requirements we also welcome private catering companies. Small spaces within the Cathedral can be available for VIP receptions, green room or changing rooms. For ticketed events, the welcome desk is able to offer a sales service. Clients can also make use of our online ticketing facility.