Meeting rooms at Lancashire Conservation Studios

St Mary's Church, St Mary's Street, Preston, PR1 5LN

Tel: 01772 534068 Email: 

Lancashire Conservation Studios are proud to offer a delightful and inspiring venue within a Grade II listed Victorian church.

Conveniently situated in the heart of Preston City Centre, close to all major transport routes we have two meeting rooms for hire.

The Lower Chancel (the larger of the 2 meeting rooms) can seat up to 60 people and the Upper Chancel seats up to 40.

Free parking is available and there is free WiFi in both rooms.

Our unique venue combines historic architecture with modern facilities for today’s business and leisure user.

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.


The Conservation Studios is situated in a converted church at the back of the Museum of Lancashire. Access is via St Mary's Street.


  • Projector
  • OHP
  • Screen
  • Flip Charts
  • Furniture (set out to client requirements on request)
  • Laptop
  • WiFi

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 8.45am to 5pm - bookings outside these times may be available
  • Free car parking is available
  • 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

Book a room

Tel: 01772 534068 

Room sizes and capabilities

Room Boardroom Cabaret Theatre U-shape
Lower Chancel (the larger of the 2 meeting rooms) 28 34 60 26
Upper Chancel 20 16 40 18

St mary's Church, Preston


As well as a conference venue, the conservation studios is home to our skilled conservators who work to restore the museum collections.

painting restoration