Venue Hire

The Italian Mill

A dedicated events space in an historic, industrial venue on the banks of the River Derwent

The original brickwork and windows in this dedicated events space create a unique, industrial feel. Items from the museum’s collections are displayed within the space to add to the character and history, while still providing all of the modern facilities needed to hold a seamless event.

The Italian Mill has its own private entrance from Cathedral Green, and an exclusive bar featuring items from local breweries and distilleries. Views across the river can be seen through the windows along the length of the room, creating a beautiful space full of natural light that makes it perfect for a variety of events.

Maximum capacity: 250
Suitable for weddings, award ceremonies, conferences, live performances and more. 

Layout options: cabaret, theatre, banquet, standing, boardroom.

Facilities: Twin screens with projectors, laptop, PA system, up-lighters, flip-chart/pad/pens, WiFi, bar, direct access to Cathedral Green, fully accessible including Changing Places facilities.

Image © Jenny Appleton


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The Italian Mill © Jenny Appleton
The bar in the Italian Mill © Jenny Appleton

We are taking venue hire bookings now...

We have a range of premier meeting rooms, gallery spaces and halls available to hire for large events, please contact our Events Manager Christine for more information. We look forward to hearing from you!