University of Bristol: Union: Victoria Rooms

Space Type: Music Space

Total Capacity:

SEATED (TOTAL): Without orchestra stage 745 With orchestra stage 600 SEATING SPLIT: Without orchestra stage 500 (flat floor) 200 (raked balcony) With orchestra stage 400 (flat floor) 200 (raked balcony) STANDING ONLY: 900

Suitable for:

  • Performance with an Audience

Opening Hours

Performance curfew is at 11.00pm

Licenses Held:

No theatre licence. Licensed for sale of Alcohol (there is a bar)

Booking Info

Costs & Terms of Hire:

Not Listed

Contact Name:

Amanda Bowden, Conference Office Senior Administrator

Email Address:

[email protected]

Telephone Number:

0117 954 5501


Space is available to hire mainly out of term time. Commercial Management of the Victoria Rooms is via the University of Bristol Conference Office. There are 8 Flying points in the space. This space has been used for opera and concerts (both student and professional).


  • Accessible Entrance:No/Unknown
  • Accessible Toilet: No/Unknown
  • Induction Loop Available: Yes
  • Blue Badge Parking Available: Yes

Parking Details:

Suitable for 2 trucks, a generator, tour bus and cars.
Note: Parking is limited during certain times of the year. Please check when booking date/s. There is pay and display on street parking and free parking 5 mins walk away.


  • Dressing Room
  • Shower
  • Toilets


  • Height: 12m
  • Width: 16m
  • Length: 25m

Technical Info

Floor Description:


Physical description:

Proscenium Arch style Concert Hall (There is a static wooden stage: Raked at 5.85cm per metre, WIDTH: 9.14m, DEPTH: 14.6m, HEIGHT: 1.26m, GRID HEIGHT: 13.7m). There are five dressing rooms

Power Supply:

Two 63 AMP 3 Phase 100 m V trips. ELECTRICIAN: None available in house ヨ can be hired in

Power and Lighting Details:

3 BARS N.B There is a prohibition notice on the Front bar

Sound Equipment:


Details of Sound Spill:


Blackout Details: