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Venue Hire

Attenborough Arts Centre has a range of fully adaptable and accessible spaces for use and hire.


From only £20 per hour, you can hire spaces for performance, training, creative activities, rehearsals, workshops and meetings.
Our rooms and studios offer various facilities to enhance your hire, including built in projectors, screens, and sound systems. For large scale events, performances and concerts you can hire our Diana Princess of Wales Hall. The hall has a fully functional sound system and lighting rig, please download our Technical Pack for full specifications. We can provide highly experienced technical and staffing support for your event. Contact us to discuss your needs and the costs involved.
the hall

Venue Hire Enquiries

For Venue Hire enquiries please complete the Venue Hire enquiry form, call 0116 252 2455 or email: eg269@le.ac.uk to discuss your needs.

Discounted venue hire is available for disability arts organisations and University of Leicester staff and students.

If you decide to use our space to host your event and need some support to promote it please refer to our publicity and marketing team.

Music Practice Room Bookings

Attenborough Arts Centre manages bookings for 3 of the music practice rooms based on the main University campus.
Charles Wilson Building 10th Floor

Suitable for group and band rehearsals and music tuition. Access to the room and instrument store cupboards is via access code.

Looking to book?

To book please contact our team through our email arts-centre@le.ac.uk or call at 0116 252 2455