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Venue Hire

Event Spaces

Whether you want to entertain clients with fine dining, host a networking event, or party the night away, Derby Museums has an inspirational space for you.
Our Venues
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19TH CENTURY SPLENDOUR IN DERBY’S FORMER CENTRAL LIBRARY

In the heart of the city, the Museum and Art Gallery is home to a fascinating range of significant collections, which make for a variety of unique event spaces. The stunning red brick Grade II Listed Museum and Art Gallery on the Warwick, designed in 1876 in Flemish Gothic style, is a new and stylish addition to the offer.
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ICONIC RIVERSIDE LOCATION IN THE HEART OF THE CITY

Derby’s iconic Silk Mill stands on the site of the world’s first factory and is the gateway to the Derwent Valley Mills UNESCO World Heritage Site. Grade II listed and soon to be opened as the Museum of Making, to celebrate 300 years of making and innovation in Derbyshire, this impressive 18th Century building offers a stunning industrial backdrop for your event on the banks of the River Derwent.
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AN 18TH CENTURY GRADE I LISTED TOWN HOUSE

Architect Joseph Pickford’s 18th Century town house is a celebration of Georgian living, complete with stunning furniture and fittings. The beautiful gardens are perfect for summer parties, and the property makes a charming location for more intimate gatherings. The Great Dining Room offers a unique fine dining experience, while the Top Gallery offers a versatile hire space.

Interested in hiring our unique spaces?

At Derby Museums there are fantastic spaces available to create the perfect backdrop for your special event. If you are looking to hold an intimate fine dining experience, an extravagant celebratory party, a naming ceremony or celebration of life, we would love to have the opportunity to show you our spaces. We are also able to hold a range of corporate events, from networking events to conferences and trade exhibitions. Take a look at our spaces and, if you would like to book or have any questions, please get in touch.

We look forward to hearing from you!