Venue hire at the National Waterways Museum

An iconic venue at great value - hold your event, conference or meeting where the Shropshire Union Canal meets the Mersey.

Inside one of our 19th century port buildings within the museum's historic docks and waterways complex, the Rolt Centre combines good quality conference and meeting facilities with a historic and memorable location.

Just don't let our truly amazing panoramic views across the Mersey Estuary to Liverpool distract you from your business.

We offer:

  • flexible and well-equipped facilities
  • a full catering facilities - or our brand new and bright Waterside Cafe
  • loads of free parking for cars and coaches
  • free museum entry for all delegates, allowing you and your colleagues to tour the site during normal opening hours
  • guided tours around the site and walks around the surrounding area

To book

To book or for more information, call our duty managers on 0151 355 5017 or email

Last date edited: 27 January 2020