Room hire and conferencing

Room hire and conferencing

Mansfield Museum offers conferencing rooms and spaces set within Mansfield’s iconic visitor attraction.

Perfectly located in the heart of Mansfield, the museum has excellent road and rail links to Nottingham, Derby and Chesterfield.

With seven flexible spaces ranging in size and style, Mansfield Museum is a unique and memorable venue for hire that will leave you feeling inspired. Whatever your requirements, you’ll receive dedicated support from our events management team who will sort everything from catering, to Wi-Fi and equipment. Nothing is too much trouble and we’ve thought of loads of little touches to make your time with us special.

Our spaces range in capacity and size depending on layout, from 120 guests to intimate settings of up to 10 – we’ve a space to fit all occasions. Projection facilities, entertainment, TV and video, PA systems, catering and flip charts can all be added to complete your event.

The Lecture Room

Our purpose-built lecture room is ideal for conferences, talks and training days. Featuring a raised stage area and ample room for seating guests, the space also adapts well to theatre-style seating and cabaret set up.

Buxton Gallery

Celebrate in style against a backdrop of Mansfield Museum’s stunning collection of over 130 stunning paintings.

Buxton gallery exhibition at Mansfield Museum

Baily Gallery

This striking contemporary space creates the perfect opportunity for networking or an evening of entertaining. The Baily Gallery’s striking architecture presents a stylish backdrop for all manner of events. Here guests have the unique opportunity to explore a Mansfield’s fascinating heritage, with a glass of champagne or breakfast sandwich in hand.


Housing our environmental exhibit, this family friendly space offers an alternative space for children to explore if you are organising an event for families. With plenty to do for the kids, including trails, art and craft activities, it's an ideal space for families to explore and enjoy together.

Photo of our XplorActive exhibition

Education Room

Our specially designed learning space is home to our creative and educational activities. Our hub of creativity this space is perfect for break-out rooms, interactive away days and training. Materials and artists can be supplied for team building activities as well as experts from our museum team to tell you more about the special collection items housed in Mansfield Museum to break up your day.

The Arcade

Featuring the iconic Made in Mansfield permanent exhibit, the Museum Arcade is an ideal space to welcome guests in the bright open space created by our glass atrium overhead. The Made In Mansfield exhibition celebrates Mansfield’s most dramatic and impactful creations and this versatile space perfectly places your guests amongst the designers, makers, engineers and constructionists of Mansfield.

Photo of the Made in Mansfield exhibition

Our Storerooms

Impress your guests with a private tour of Mansfield Museum exhibitions, galleries and collections featuring archelogy, natural history and social history items.

Photo of the Museum stores

Further Information

For further information, or to discuss your requirements please get in touch with us on 01623 463088 or email

We look forward to hearing from you.