Venue hire


Make the most of our uniquely stunning heritage setting by hiring one of our venue spaces for your next event.

Great Hall

A UNESCO award-winning heritage building with proven acoustics and modern heating, lighting and sound.


Maker Workshop

A dedicated space for “messy” creative pursuits


Outdoor spaces

Flexible spaces surrounded by stunning restored heritage buildings.


Pūmanawa community exhibition space

Showcase your next exhibition in the heart of Christchurch’s cultural precint, the heritage Boys’ High building (1881), among independent retailers and artisan workshops.


Rutherford’s Den Lecture Theatre

Follow in the footsteps of one of New Zealand’s greatest scientists and hold your next event in a Victorian lecture theatre.


The Gym

The Gym is a flexible and contemporary space with an edgy industrial feel. Designed and built in 1908, it served as a gymnasium and theatre for the students who attended the city's original Boys' High


Clock Tower Boardroom

A beautifully designed space in the iconic Clock Tower building (1877). The Clock Tower Boardroom provides a unique heritage setting showcasing native timber, large bay window overlooking the North Qu