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Venues and Conferencing


Selecting the right venue to host your meeting, conference or event can be the key to its success. The University of Lincoln has a diverse portfolio of conference facilities allowing us to cater for all your business needs whether it is a seminar, a video conference, team building, awards ceremony, private party or an exhibition.        

Less than two hours from London by rail, with major airports nearby, Lincoln is easy to access and has a whole host of amenities to offer.  All our conference facilities are located by the picturesque Brayford Wharf but within walking distance of the historic city with a wide range of accommodation and high-quality restaurants and bars nearby.


Minerva Building

  • 320 seated lecture theatre (raked)
  • 2 x 150 seated lecture theatre (raked)
  • 29 Seminar Rooms with flexible seating for meetings or functions
  • Multi-level communal dining space for 200 delegates
  • Waterfront location

Isaac Newton Building

  • 500 seated lecture theatre (raked)
  • Specialist teaching and research spaces including computer labs
  • Communal dining space within atrium

Stephen Langton Building

  • 250 seated lecture theatre
  • Breakout space
  • 1 seminar room

David Chiddick Building

  • 250 seated lecture theatre
  • 96 seated lecture theatre (Moot Court)
  • 60 seated lecture theatre
  • 19 Seminar Rooms with flexible seating for meetings or functions

Art, Architecture and Design Building

  • 224 seated lecture theatre
  • 150 seated lecture theatre
  • Project and exhibition space
  • Catering breakout space

Joseph Banks Laboratories

  • Boardroom meeting space for 60 people
  • Seminar Rooms with flexible seating for meetings or functions

MHT Building

  • Seminar Rooms with flexible seating for meetings or functions
  • Specialist training facilities including the Media and Broadcasting Production Centre

Sports Centre

  • Sports Hall can host a variety of events and exhibitions
  • Specialist teaching a gym space available


  • Up to 440 seated. Variety of seating and breakout configurations including dance studios
  • Communal foyer space and café bar area

The Engine Shed

  • Auditorium can seat up to 850 in lecture style or 500 cabaret style
  • Total venue can host 1,600 people
  • Space is flexible for lectures, exhibitions, conference dinners and fully licenced venue


For more information, call our corporate team at the Conference office on +44 (0)1522 886407 or email