The Venue

Parking for up to 2,000 cars, coach drop off points, onsite taxi rank, excellent public transport and motorway links, over 1,000 hotel rooms within walking distance, bespoken catering options including retail units and up to 100mb Wi-Fi all make Victoria Warehouse the perfect venue for consumer shows. Access to our huge multi-segmented database, social media channels along with our superior sales and marketing team and their dedication to making your event a success means you’re in good hands.

The Cotton Sheds is our larger event space which is currently spilt across two levels. Boasting classic Victorian Warehouse features, large reception areas and the option to create up to ten break out spaces the Cotton Sheds are completely flexible to your event needs. If you are looking to host a consumer show or trade exhibition with a wow factor, our Mezzanine provides a stylish and contemporary platform overlooking Shed A. For consumer exhibitions on a more intimate scale, The Bays provides a unique space for your event.

Need a venue for a multi-car launch? Drive in access across the entire ground floor alone provides a space unlike any other within the North West. Our dynamic venue with easy access can create a car launch that completely breaks away from the mould. High profile brands such as Toyota have held events at Victoria Warehouse.

The blank canvas of Victoria Warehouse is loved by exhibition organisers as we truly can transform an event. In addition to our in house dedicated team, our approved suppliers have extensive experience of working with us to deliver your event needs.
We are what you make us.

Key Information
5000sqm of exhibition space
Easy drive in access
Excellent transport links
5 minutes from city centre
Affluent surrounds
Up to 100mb WiFi
Industrial back drop
breakout space available
In-house catering team
Car parking
Over 7 million 1 hour drive catchment
Dedicated insights team
Outdoor space available
Dedicated event managers
Branding opportunities available
Marketing support
Over 1,000 hotel rooms all within walking distance
Getting Here

By Car

Please type: Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Wharf Road, Manchester, M17 1AB into your Sat Nav

There is no parking available at the hotel or venue. For non match days at Old Trafford, please follow this link for your local parking options.

if you have pre-arranged event parking as part of our venue hire package, please follow the yellow direction signs marked Victoria Warehouse Event Parking to our off-site Pomona car park (M16 0TT), unless event specifies otherwise. Upon arriving at the Pomona car park please contact the hotel and a minibus will come to collect you alternatively it's a 10minute walk to the venue.


By Tram

The venue is located between two trams stops. Pomona which runs every 6 minutes and Exchange Quary (Media City-Eccles line) runs every 12 minutes. For more information go to or telephone 0161 205 2000

By Rail

The venue is located on a number of a major bus routes: The following bus routes service the venue within 400m walk from the site: 53, 69, 250, 255 & 256. for more information see or call 0871 200 2233


By Bicycle

You are welcome to ride your bike to the venue. There will be a limited bike parking provision available outside the venue during large events. Please be aware it is offence to ride your bike under the inflence of alcohol.

By taxi/Drop off

For large concerts and events there will be a designated drop off point outside the venue, which will be clearly sign posted. Please ensure that the driver only drops off in the designated area.

Contact us

If you're looking to hire a venue in Manchester to host your next event, get in touch with of our friendly staff.

You can also find out more in our venue hire sales brochure which can be downloaded below.

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