Venue Guide

Host An Event At Exhibition Centre Liverpool






The Exhibition Centre Liverpool is located on the Kings Dock in Liverpool, with a beautiful waterfront view for delegates to enjoy. It stands alongside interconnected sister venues ACC Liverpool and the M&S Bank Arena via sky bridge, making it the only purpose-built interconnected arena, convention centre and exhibition facility in the UK. 

There are a number of room and space options with capacity ranging from up to 7,000.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool - Key Info

If you’re thinking enquiring about venue hire at the Exhibition Centre, Liverpool,, we’ve compiled all the key information you’ll need:

Venue Address

Exhibition Centre Liverpool, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP

Venue Website 




Exhibition Centre Liverpool Capacity

Exhibition Centre Liverpool can host events with up to 7,000 delegates. Below are a few sample rooms and their capacity.



Space by Echo Arena


Hall A

2,400 (theatre-style seating)

Hall B

2,400 (theatre-style seating)

Hall C

2,400 (theatre-style seating)

Terrace—with meeting rooms 18-21

120 (theatre-style seating)

Exhibition Centre Liverpool Facilities

In House Catering Available


In House Audio & Visual Facilities


Wifi Provisions

Wifi Available


The Liverpool Waterfront car park has ramped access and 79 accessible spaces. 

Lifts are available for access to the upper level of the exhibition centre, and there is level access and ramped access from the pedestrian areas immediately outside the centre.

There are also hearing induction loops installed in a number of key areas and assistance dogs are welcomed. Wheelchair hire is not provided.

Event Security


Getting To Exhibition Centre Liverpool

Air Travel

The Exhibition Centre Liverpool is just a 30-minute drive from the John Lennon International Airport, which offers direct flights to most major European cities. Buses run regularly connecting the airport and the city centre.

Manchester Airport is also just a 1-hour drive or train journey from Liverpool Lime Street Station, which is within walking distance of the venue.

Train Travel

The Exhibition Centre Liverpool is just a 20-minute walk or short taxi ride from Liverpool Lime Street station, which offers direct routes to Manchester and many other major cities in the UK.

The Exhibition Centre Liverpool is about a 10-minute walk from Liverpool James Street Station, a small train station with arrivals from Chester, New Brighton, West Kirby, and Ellesmere Port.

The Exhibition Centre Liverpool is about a 20-minute walk or short taxi journey from Liverpool Moorfields Station, a small station with arrivals from Ormskirk, Liverpool Central, Southport, New Brighton, and Kirkby, amongst others.

Travel by Car

If you’re driving, you’ll be pleased to know that the Exhibition Centre Liverpool is very well connected by road.

The venue is just 20 minutes from the UK motorway network, which provides access from the north and east via the M62, or from the south via the M53 using the Queensway Tunnel. Do also be aware of tolls that apply when crossing at the Queensway Tunnel.

Local Travel

Many bus routes from in and around the city stop off at Liverpool ONE, which is just a 5-minute walk from the Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

The venue is also easily accessible using the Merseyrail railway network.

The venue is also within walking distance of James Street rail station, which provides access to areas in and around using the Merseyrail Network, including Birkenhead and Bootle.

Nearby Parking

Parking is available onsite starting at £2.40 for an hour or £24 a day. Additional parking is also available nearby at:

  • Kings Dock Car Park
  • Liverpool Waterfront Car Park
  • Q-Park Liverpool ONE

Nearby Hotels & Accommodation

Exhibition Centre Liverpool’s close proximity to Liverpool city centre means that delegates will have no trouble finding the perfect place for an overnight stay. A few popular hotel choices within walking distance of the event venue include:

  • Staybridge Suites Liverpool
  • Hilton Liverpool City Centre
  • Hotel Pullman Liverpool
  • Jurys Inn Liverpool

Nearby Bars & Restaurants

Delegates attending an event at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool will be spoilt for choice when it comes to food and drink. Liverpool ONE and the Royal Albert Dock, both just a short walk from the venue, are full of cafes, bars, and restaurants that offer a range of different cuisines from around the world. Popular choices for food and drink in the area around the venue include:

  • Bill’s Liverpool Restaurant
  • PANAM Restaurant and Bar
  • Amalia Italian Restaurant
  • Panoramic 34

Past Events Hosted At Exhibition Centre Liverpool

Past events at Exhibition Centre Liverpool include:

  • For the Love of Wrestling II
  • The Pokemon Regional Championships
  • Ultimate Gin Festival Liverpool
  • The Curve Fashion Festival
  • Fit Xpo Events
  • Comic-Con Liverpool

Exhibition Centre Liverpool Reviews

40 reviewers give Exhibition Centre Liverpool an average 3.5-star rating on TripAdvisor. 

How To Hold An Event At Exhibition Centre Liverpool

You can find out more by contacting the venue directly:


Phone: +44 (0)151 475 8888


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