9.00am - 5.00pm


9.00am - 5.00pm


12.00pm - 3.00pm


Peterborough Cathedral offers a unique city centre location in beautiful and tranquil surroundings. The mix of fine medieval architecture and comfortable modern interiors is the ideal setting for meetings and small conferences.

Palace View RoomAlmoner's HallMeeting in the John Chambers Room, Almoner's HallThe Knights' Chamber exterior

What the Cathedral can offer

Whether you are seeking a central location with character for a small conference, an inspiring venue for a brainstorming meeting, discussion group or a team away-day or a tranquil, neutral location for negotiations or mediation, Peterborough Cathedral's meeting venues, the Palace View Room, The Knights' Chamber and Almoner's Hall, have plenty to offer.

  • Whole meeting venues or individual rooms can be booked
  • Break-out or syndicate rooms are available
  • Full catering can be provided in any of the meeting rooms
  • IT and other equipment can be provided and wi-fi is available
  • Located only a 10 minute walk from Peterborough railway, bus and coach stations and close to a number of car parks 
  • Level access in most venues and wheelchair accessible toilets
  • Information on local hotels if overnight accommodation is required
  • Special offers may be available, particularly for Corporate Partners of the Peterborough 900 Campaign.

Larger meetings (20 people or more)

Depending on the type of meeting you want to host, we can configure our venues and rooms according to your needs. Below are the layouts and numbers of people we can accommodate per room, but remember additional rooms can be used in the same venue (or additional venues) laid out in various combinations. Please tell us what you need and we'll do our best to provide it.

Layout Capacity Room
Theatre style 75 The Knights' Chamber
35 John Chambers Room
Boardroom style 50 The Knights' Chamber
20 John Chambers Room
Café style 36 John Chambers Room
Cabaret style (similar to Café style, but all facing presenter) 40 Knights' Chamber
Classroom style 20 John Chambers Room
Standing/informal reception 75-80 Knights' Chamber

Smaller meetings (fewer than 20 people)

If your meeting has fewer participants, rooms can be provided with the following layouts. Again, various combinations are possible, so please tell us what you need and we'll do our best to provide it.

Layout Capacity Room
Theatre style 15 William Morton Room
12 Palace View Room
Boardroom style 12 William Morton Room
8 Palace View Room
10 The Old Bookshop
U-shape/horse-shoe style 18 John Chambers Room
12 William Morton Room
Classroom style 10 William Morton Room
Informal/lounge style 10 The Old Bookshop


Further information and to book a meeting venue

To discuss your particular requirements and to book a meeting room or venue, please call:

01733 355300

or email: