The Bronte Room

Located within the main house at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House, the Bronte Room is a bright and airy space, located on the first floor and overlooks the garden and park.

This versatile space comes complete with large screen for presentations and complimentary WiFi.

The Bronte Room can accommodate up to 35 delegates theatre and is available to hire along with the Darwin Room, Nightingale Room and Servants Hall.

If you would like to find out more about our room hire options, please fill out the form below with your event details or call 0161 273 2215.

*Additional charges apply to weekend bookings*


  • Buffet lunches can be provided on request.
  • We offer an unlimited tea, coffee and water package, throughout the duration of your event. Prices dependant on numbers.
  • Outside catering permitted.

360° Room Overview

We've got a certainly is a beauty...I must try and make the house give as much pleasure to others as I can.’

Elizabeth Gaskell, in a letter to her friend Eliza Fox in 1850.