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Bakewell Town Hall

Bakewell Town Hall is a Community Arts Centre, cinema and theatre. Three rooms are available for hire: The Council Chamber, seating 22, The Court Room Gallery, seating 60, and the Assembly Room Theatre, seating 168. The Town Hall offers the best in theatre, live comedy and music from leading artists and musicians, a regular craft fair and myriad community groups and activities. Dating from 1889, Bakewell Town Hall is at the heart of the ancient market town. Operated by a charity, Bakewell Town & Community Trust, the Town Hall is the home of an original theatre, the Town Council and Registrars.


  • Cost: Special rates for charities and community groups.
  • Type: Theatre, Cinema, Gallery, Meeting Room, Room Hire, FItness Classes, Craft Fair
  • Seating Capacity: 100-168
  • Standing Capacity: 100-200
  • Accessible toilet
  • Level/ramped access
  • Moveable/removable seating
  • Assistance Dogs admitted
  • Induction loop
  • lift


  • Wifi
  • catering kitchen facilities
  • on-site catering for weddings and events
  • AV equipment hire
  • 7m cinema screen and 7:2 surround sound
  • sprung dance floor
  • proscenium arch stage and lighting
  • gallery hanging system
  • 3 rooms for hire for events and activities
  • special rate for charities and community groups
  • Licensed: Yes

Address details

  • The Square, , Bakewell, DE45 1BT

Booking Information

Contact Information

  • Email:
  • Phone: 01629 810152

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