From meetings and conferences to summer schools and drinks receptions, host your event in a modern and stylish setting.

We provide a unique collection of alternative, creative spaces complemented by a bright, fashionable cafe/bar plus a free contemporary art gallery for visitors to enjoy. With a large variety of adaptable spaces accommodating up to 220 people, there’s a space for every type of event, from break-out rooms to our Smithson-designed theatre, with full technical provision, perfect for conferences and symposia.

With a dedicated professional events team and first-class catering, we can accommodate a wide range of activities whether hosting an away-day, week-long conference, training session or product launch.

Your delegates can enjoy:


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Great transport links to the city centre
  • Pay-as-you-go access to our world class sports facilities
  • The beautiful National Trust Bath Skyline walk
  • Our free galleries
  • + Overnight summer accommodation – We have more than 2,600 rooms available during the summer season, from June to September, including en-suite bedrooms.

Getting here

We offer parking and are easily accessible from the M4, M5 and A36, with direct rail links to London and the South West. Bristol airport is just a 40 minute drive away.

How to hire

Please email edge-events@bath.ac.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible (usually one working day). Alternatively if you would like to talk to us call 01225 384727

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Our Spaces

Drinks receptions to presentations

NEW Event Space

Conferences to performances


Presentations to evening receptions

Weston Studio

Perfect for drinks receptions

Cafe Bar

Meetings to lunch events

Ensemble Room

Workshops to training sessions

Art Studio

Talks to meetings

Music Studio

Perfect for training sessions

Digital Studio

Rehearsals to workshops

Dance Studio


All levels at The Edge are fully accessible to wheelchair users via our public lift. We also have a hearing assistance system in our Theatre. We welcome people with disabilities or specific learning difficulties and additional support needs, so if you have any additional requirements do let us know.

Visit DisabledGo for detailed information.