Manchester’s Palace Theatre is one of the most popular theatres outside London. It plays host to a wide repertoire of performances that includes West End and Broadway shows and musicals, ballet, opera, music concerts, and comedy.
The venue can seat 1955 theatregoers. It was built at the end of the nineteenth century and many of the seats have restricted leg space. A detailed seating plan can be viewed on the official Palace Theatre website.
Facilities include the Stage Door bar, VIP lounge, and cloakroom.
Events - What's On - Palace Theatre Manchester
For details of shows and events visit this page or the official website (see the information section at the end of this page.
Tickets can also be purchased by calling 0844 871 3019, on the official Palace Theatre website, or in person at the box office. Box office opening times are Monday to Saturday noon to 6 pm (or to 15 minutes after the performance starts on show days). On Sunday the box office opens two hours before the performance and closes 15 minutes after it starts.
The Palace Theatre is situated on Oxford Street (postcode M1 6FT) in Manchester city centre. The nearest parking is at the NCP Palace Car Park. This is located on Atwood Street, just off Whitworth Street and next to Bridgewater House (postcode M1 6LT).
The Palace Theatre is owned and managed by the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG). ATG’s other theatres in North West England are the Liverpool Empire Theatre, the Opera House Manchester, and the Southport Theatre and Convention Centre.
Tourist attractions and things to do near Palace Theatre Manchester include:
- Bridgewater Hall (0.2 miles) - Modern, international concert venue.
- Manchester Art Gallery (0.3 miles) - Features numerous collections and galleries
- Hacienda (0.3 miles) - Legendary nightclub owned by Factory Records (now apartments)
- Deansgate Locks (0.4 miles) - Home to the Comedy Store and several bars and restaurants
- Great Northern (0.4 miles) - Entertainment and retail complex with cinema, bowling centre, casino, restaurants, and shops.
- Comedy Store Manchester (0.4 miles) - Comedy club at Deansgate Locks.
Cinemas near Palace Theatre Manchester include:
- Odeon Manchester Great Northern (0.4 miles) - 16-screen cinema at the Great Northern complex.
Restaurants and places to eat and drink near Palace Theatre Manchester include:
- Gorilla (0.1 miles)
- Try Thai (0.2 miles)
- Teppanyaki Chinatown (0.3 miles)
- Red's True Barbeque (0.4 miles)
- Albert's Schloss (0.4 miles)
- The Alchemist (0.4 miles)
- Croma (0.4 miles)
Hotels near Palace Theatre Manchester include:
- The Principal Manchester (0 miles)
- Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre (0.1 miles)
- New Union Hotel (0.1 miles)
- The Townhouse Manchester (0.2 miles)
- Novotel Manchester Centre (0.2 miles)
- Roomzzz Manchester City (0.2 miles)
- Le Ville Hotel (0.2 miles)
- Pendulum Hotel (0.2 miles)
- Arora Hotel Manchester (0.2 miles)
- Jurys Inn Manchester City Centre (0.3 miles)
- Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel (0.3 miles)
- Velvet (0.3 miles)
- Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester (0.3 miles)
- SACO Manchester Piccadilly (0.3 miles)
- King Street Townhouse (0.4 miles)
- Holiday Inn Manchester - City Centre (0.4 miles)
- Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly (0.4 miles)
Nearby Train Stations
Train stations near Palace Theatre Manchester include:
- Manchester Oxford Road Train Station (0.1 miles) - Train station on Oxford Road. Close to the Palace Theatre.
Nearby Metrolink Stations
Metrolink stations near Palace Theatre Manchester include:
Map showing location of Palace Theatre Manchester.
Palace Theatre Manchester
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