The John Lennon Art and Design Building

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The John Lennon Art & Design Building, Duckinfield Street, Liverpool, L3 5RD

Capacity: 10 - 300 

"The £27 million signature building located close to the Metropolitan Cathedral"

Opened 2009, the new home for the School of Art and Design is an iconic building designed by the leading architect, Rick Mather. In addition to the Schools requirements, the building offers a range of corporate conference and event facilities for both internal and external clients.

The recently renamed John Lennon Art & Design Building offers seminar rooms, galleries, catering and exhibition space and stunning roof terraces with spectacular city views. All types of events are catered for, from conferences and exhibitions to small meetings and large dinners. The LJMU Catering Service offer freshly made, seasonal produce for events.

Audio-visual facilities include multiple projection systems and the capacity to film and record events in the 300-seat multi-purpose space. The building has been designed to be as flexible as possible, maximising light, space and energy efficiency and offering wireless access to computing technology throughout.


  • Multi-purpose space: theatre style 300 or flat floor space
  • Exhibition/catering area directly outside main auditorium
  • Meeting rooms and boardrooms
  • Full catering service
  • Disabled car parking
  • Disabled access and facilities
  • Induction loop facility
  • Touch screen projection system
  • Full audio visual facilities
  • Wi-Fi access

To Book This Venue…

Contact the Conference & Events team if you are interested in organising an event for this venue:

Tel: (0151 231) 5716


Fax: (0151 231) 5687

Enquire: Online Enquiry Form

For More Information…

The building fact sheet is available here: ADA Fact Sheet

Page last modified by conferences on 02 October 2013.
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