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Christmas Parties 2017

Make your 2017 Christmas party a night to remember at one our Winter Wonderland parties inside our enchanting Grade I listed buildings. Book your party package now.

Experience a magical Christmas this year at one our Winter Wonderland party nights.

Guests are welcomed into the historic Great Western Warehouse, where they can enjoy pre dinner drinks from the bar.  Guests will then be seated at their tables with our glittering centre pieces setting the perfect festive atmosphere.

After guests have enjoyed a delicious meal by our creative in-house chefs, guests will make their way to the Winter Wonderland dancefloor to dance the night away.


  • Guests arrive – 7pm
  • Guests invited into dinner – 7.30pm
  • Dinner served – 7.45pm
  • Disco starts – 9pm (approx.)
  • Bar closes – 11.45pm
  • Disco finishes – 12am
  • Carriages – 12.15am

All party packages include:

  • Room hire
  • Poseur tables in reception/bar area
  • Winter Wonderland theme throughout
  • Christmas menu
    • Traditional cream of vegetable soup with croutons and bread (v) 
    • Traditional butter-basted turkey, served with all the trimmings including pigs in blankets, chestnut stuffing, and bread sauce, thyme roast potatoes, and honey glazed roots with a turkey pan gravy
    • Or, woodland mushroom and mozzarella arancini cakes, white bean cassoulet, truffle oil and chive dressing (V)
    • Traditional Christmas plum pudding served with brandy cream (V)
  • Licensed cash bar (last orders 12.30am)
  • Security
  • DJ/disco and dance floor
  • Coat rail facilities
  • Dedicated events operation manager on the evening
  • Complimentary menu cards

Extras available:

Enhance your Christmas party with this choice of additional extras:

  • Late night snacks
  • Drinks packages
  • Canapés
  • Retro sweet cart
  • Photo booth
  • Use of digital media wall in the Revolution Manchester gallery
  • Chair covers
  • Live entertainment
  • Late license
  • Upgraded menu £5 per person (all guests to upgrade)
    • Pressed terrine of Mediterranean vegetables, Bloody Mary gel, baby mozzarella and sun dried tomato salad (v)
    • Braised daube of Gloucester beef, grain mustard mashed potato, glazed roots, rich local ale sauce, horseradish dumplings, and crispy shallots 
    • Glazed local goats cheese, sautéed wild mushrooms, soft polenta (v) 
    • Eggnog crème brûlée with vanilla shortbread and mulled wine soaked plum (v)
  • Bespoke packages available such as buffets, food stations upon request

Dates available:

Exclusive Party Nights in our Revolution Manchester gallery

  • 24, 25 and 30 November, and 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, and 23 December 2017
  • Wednesday, Thursday and Saturdays – £47.50pp plus VAT
  • Fridays – £50 pp plus VAT
  • Minimum numbers apply on certain dates
  • Other dates available throughout November, December 2017 and January 2018, prices available upon request

Shared Party Nights in our Garratt Suite

  • 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, and 16 December 2017
  • Wednesday, Thursday and Saturdays – £47.50pp plus VAT
  • Fridays – £48 pp plus VAT
  • Saturdays – £42.50 pp plus VAT
  • Minimum party numbers of 10 for shared party nights
  • The Museum of Science and Industry reserves the right to amalgamate Christmas events to ensure minimum numbers

Our venue hire team will take care of every detail, from choosing your unique space to catering and entertainment.

For further information, please get in touch using our venue hire enquiry form, or telephone 0161 832 2244.

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