The Lowry


Information For The Lowry

The Lowry is a unique wedding venue located at the heart of Salford Quays, Manchester. The Lowry is a theatre and arts venue and also the perfect location to hold your special day.

The Lowry at a Glance

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Price Range
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Type of Venue
Same-Sex Weddings
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Seated Capacity
Up to 150
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Reception Capacity
Up to 200
Unique wedding venue located at the heart of Salford Quays, Manchester. Our iconic building is located within the development of MediaCityUK and has magnificent views of the contemporary landscape including the BBC and ITV Our venue is licensed for ceremonies. You can tie the knot in 3 unique spaces - all with stunning waterside views. Our Compass Room is the main reception space and can accommodate 150 for a sit down meal and 200 for a wedding reception. The space has large floor to ceiling windows that surround the room and a private wraparound balcony Our catering is produced inhouse by our restaurant team. We have an extensive menu to choose from, or if you dont see anything you like let us know and our creative chefs will come up with a personalised menu just for you. Our rooms are licensed until 1am so you and your guests can celebrate with you until the early hours The Lowry is a registered charity and all income generated from weddings and special events goes towards the life changing work that we do Pricing Category : AffordableReception Capacity ( Indoor / Outdoor ) : 200Seated Dining Capacity ( Indoor or Outdoor ) : 150Number of People In Team : 20No of Weddings Hosted : Number of Weddings Hosted - More Than 50Location : In The City View More
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Top Wedding Tips

Make sure that you visit a variety of wedding venues. There is so much choice and variety out there! Book an appointment with a wedding co-ordinator as they will help you get a feel for the venue

Look out for open days and evenings, these are a great time to see venues dressed for wedding celebrations - they really help you visualise your special day.

Use your wedding co-ordinator for advice! They will have worked on so many weddings, they know what works and what doesn't and can provide plenty of inspiration for your special day!


UKbride Approved Supplier
UKbride Approved Supplier


Pier 8, The Quays, Salford, Manchester, Lancashire, M50 3AZ

The Lowry

  • Pier 8, The Quays
  • Salford
  • Manchester
  • Lancashire
  • M50 3AZ
  • United Kingdom

Meet the Wedding Coordinator

Image of Key Person Lucy Markey
Lucy Markey

Hello, Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for considering The Lowry for your special day. Planning a wedding is such an exciting time and I am here to help you create the day of your dreams! The Lowry is a fantastic venue and is a wonderful place to celebrate your special day. Our Compass Room is truly a hidden gem, a showstopper of a room located at the very top of the building and boasts fantastic views of Salford Quays. Our dedicated team provide a personal service and are here to provide as much assistance as you require. I highly recommend coming in for a personal show round of our venue and would love to meet you, so please let me know when you are available and I would be delighted to book in an appointment with you.