Located in St Helens town Centre The World of Glass can cater for all kinds of conferences and events. A contemporary purpose-built Museum and Arts Centre is home to the 19th Century Jubilee Cone House.
Our Conference hiring facilities include the Reflections Gallery, The Sankey Suite and The Hotties Meeting Room, making us the perfect venue for your event.
All or part of the Museum, Art Centre and conference rooms can be made available for evening functions, as can our cafe, whether it be formal dinner or informal get together – a really unique venue.
A small, intimate conference, meeting room or training room located on the first floor Mezzanine adjacent to the Sankey suite. It is an ideal room for holding board meetings, small presentations, training events one-to-one meetings and/or interviews. The room has a data projector and screen which is included in the room hire.
This room has a large window with blinds overlooking our mezzanine, which can be drawn back or closed for privacy. This room is not available for evening functions.
Theatre Style - 20
Boardroom Style - 14
Ideal for up to 60 conference delegates. The Sankey Suite, named after the Sankey Canal, which runs through the site of The World of Glass a purpose-built conference room located on the first floor Mezzanine.
This room is ideal for larger groups looking for a bright and airy conference facility. Refreshments and buffets can be served either in the room or on the mezzanine, giving delegates a chance to stretch their legs and refresh for their next session. The room has a data projector and screen which is included in the room hire.
The mezzanine looks over the "Hotties" part of the Sankey Canal.
Theatre Style - 120
Banquet Style - 80
Boardroom Style - 14
This is our largest conference facility located on the second floor and is accessible by both stairs and lift. It is a spacious room and is often used for large conferences, product launches, AGMs etc.
This modern room has a stylish Amtico floor and also has a 5-phase lighting system to create the perfect ambience for your event. This room also houses a state of the art audio-visual system which includes a ceiling mounted video projector with a large 3m screen and a surround sound system.
The audio-visual system can accommodate visual presentations using video, DVD, CD ROM, Mini disc and 3.5 floppy disc.
Theatre Style - 200
Banquet Style - 150