The Pavilion Theatre and Horseshoe

Key Info







sq. metres (15446 sq. feet)

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Ideal For

Presentations, Exhibitions

The Pavilion Theatre is the oldest venue in the Winter Gardens complex. The venue was part of the original 1878 build and was an entertainment hub, catering to large crowds at the turn of the 20th century.

With a maximum capacity of 900, the Pavillion and Horseshoe is a superb mid-sized venue and is frequently used for conferences and demonstrations. It can accommodate up to 500 seated guests, making it ideal for talks, conferences, and dinners.

The Pavilion and Horseshoe sits centrally between the Olympia Exhibition Centre and the Arena and can be used in conjunction with these venues for large capacity events.

Venue features

  • The Pavilion and Horseshoe is most often used as a presentation theatre and exhibition zone.

  • Light, sound and stage is available for the space.

  • Street access is available via the Floral Hall.

We have a dedicated conference and events team who will deal with your enquiry. They will provide you with any additional information, as well as arranging a visit to the venue.

If you are unsure of your exact needs, the events team will be able to assist. It is their goal to make the events organisation process as seamless as possible. We also offer a range of event and hospitality planning services.

To speak directly to the events team email or call directly on 01253 629 728.

To submit an enquiry, please use the venue enquiry form.

Venue Enquiry

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By submitting this enquiry you are not booking the room. A member of our team we arrange to discuss your needs and arrange the perfect venue for your specific needs.