Corporate Hire

Functions, meetings, training courses and seminars

An event in the Laing Art Gallery
Photo: The beautiful Marble Hall at the Laing Art Gallery

The gallery boasts a range of stunning spaces for hire, including the grand Marble Hall and elegant Collection Display Gallery. The Laing offers an exclusive location for dinners, drinks receptions and private viewings. There is also a fully equipped function room for up to 60 delegates set in the heart of the gallery, within easy reach of the Laing’s permanent collections and special exhibitions. 

The Laing Art Gallery is a Grade II listed Edwardian building, situated in a prime city centre location close to transport links and a variety of accommodation. 

We have the following equipment available in our Function Room:

  • Projector and screen
  • Flipcharts, pads and pens
  • Lectern with mic and pa system
  • Laptop


We work with a range of catering suppliers to provide a service bespoke to your catering needs including canapés, buffets, three-course dining and drinks. 

Contact us 

To find out more about hiring Laing Art Gallery please contact us by telephone: (0191) 277 2303 or use our contact form to get in touch. 

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Room capacities

Function Room60202060
Marble Hall and Restaurant--80240
Collection Display Gallery604080
Northern Spirit---80
Whole Building---550