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Meeting rooms at Lancashire Conservation Studios

St Mary's Street, Preston, PR1 5LN

Lancashire Conservation Studios are proud to offer a delightful and inspiring venue that provides a touch of sanctuary away from the bustle of city life!

Conveniently situated in the heart of Preston City Centre within a Grade II listed Victorian church our unique surroundings provide a great opportunity to meet, train, develop and learn. Close to all major transport routes, we are able to offer two meeting rooms, the Upper and Lower Chancel, combining historic architecture with modern facilities for today’s business and leisure user.

Set within its own grounds the Conservation Studios offer free parking for up to 15 cars. As well as enjoying the tranquil surroundings of the church for your event, we can also give people the opportunity to watch our skilled conservators at work restoring the museum collections.

Whether you want to host a meeting, a training session or would like to entertain guests in a beautiful historical building, we have the perfect venue and facilities available to you.

Facilities and location

Contact us

01772 534068/70
01772 534068

Facilities Available

  • Projector
  • OHP
  • Screen
  • Flip Charts
  • Furniture (set out to client requirements on request)
  • Laptop
  • WiFi - both public and LCC networks (N.B. Upper Chancel Room only)

Please Note: All of the above are available on request. Please discuss costs for these facilities when you call.

Disabled Accessibility

  • Disabled access to all areas with parking and toilets for unassisted access
  • Loop System


Refreshments are available on request.

Other Information

  • The building is open from 8.45 am to 5.50pm
  • The Conservation Studios is situated in a converted church at the back of the Museum of Lancashire. Access is via St Mary's Street, Preston, PR1 5LN
  • There is limited car parking on site – for approximately 12 – 15 cars
  • Bookings outside these times may be available by arrangement with the Conservation Manager
  • Tel: 01772 534070 or e-mail
  • There is natural daylight (through stained glass windows) in the conference spaces
  • Air handling provides fresh air
  • Tables can be arranged to suit your requirements

Room sizes and capabilities

Room Boardroom Cabaret Theatre U-shape
Lower Chancel (the larger of the 2 meeting rooms) 30 37 60 26
Upper Chancel 20 20 36 18