Venue Hire

Situated in the heart of Preston town centre, our meeting space ticks - off every box on the list.

Excellent transport links; only an elevator ride to the bus station with 24 hour car park and a 10 minute walk from the train station. (link to council info on parking)

Excellent lunch options; as we are based in Preston Guild Hall, there are two restaurants and one café only a few steps away. Also, we can order lunch for you per request.

A creative and friendly environment; being one of the North West’s leading cultural organisations, we can offer a dose of originality and drive your artistic senses in a dynamic meeting environment.

You can hire Curious Minds for:
  • Meetings
  • Arts Events
  • Training Days


Meetings
If you fancy holding your board meeting in a more cultured environment then look no further. We can set up our long, smart oval shaped table which can comfortably fit 16 attendees conference style and up to 25 delegates cabaret style.

Arts Events
If you’re looking for a venue to hold your artistic classes or events then our training room is perfect for you. Previously, we have have used our room for all different types of events, from Indian music lessons to life drawing classes.

Training Days
If you’re interested in hiring our room for training days, you’re in the right place. We regularly hold Arts Award and Artsmark training session in our training rooms. We can comfortably fit 25 attendees cabaret style in our rooms and have two ceiling fitted projectors on either end of the room.


Please contact Joe Umpleby to discuss your requirements and create your perfect venue package or if you prefer give our office a call on 01772 827001.