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Top 10 Exhibition Venues UK

29 Nov 20224m read

Here at The Venue Booker, we can source the best Exhibition venues in all of the UK’s major cities. We have put together a list of the 10 best exhibition venues with multiple large spaces to host your event from Glasgow to London and everywhere in between!

ExCeL London

ExCeL London, exhibition space

ExCeL London is in the centre of London’s historic Royal Docks, only ten minutes from Canary Wharf and twelve minutes from the City. ExCeL provides a variety of flexible spaces and services which makes it the best choice for public shows, trade shows, meetings, and exhibitions.


Olympia, London, exhibition hall

The Olympia is an awarded venue of the century as they host spectacular consumer shows and captivating sporting and music events. They are currently looking forward to their next chapter as they are becoming much bigger. A visitor destination for culture, creativity and entertainment is being built around their historic event venue. The refurbishment is in progress as events continue to run at Olympia London and the surrounding destination is due to open in 2025.

NAEC Stoneleigh

NAEC Stoneleigh, exhibition space

The NAEC Stoneleigh has unlimited possibilities since it has three large blank canvas exhibition halls and a purpose-built conference centre. They even have a four-star on-site hotel with 58 bedrooms, and their partner hotels offer 1,500 bedrooms in the local area.

Coventry Building Society Arena

Coventry Building Society, exhibition space

Coventry Building Society Arena is only a short distance from Birmingham, they have an abundance of halls and lounges suitable for small and large exhibitions. The venue pillar-free halls deliver a fully adaptable venue that can be modified to accommodate exhibitions, conferences, sporting events and concerts.

ACC Liverpool

ACC Liverpool, exhibition, venue

The ACC Liverpool is on the banks of the River Mersey at the centre of the city’s iconic waterfront and is a world-class facility in unique surroundings. Hosting your event at ACC can leave a lasting impression as they inspire their delegates through their exclusive benefits programme.

Manchester Central

Manchester Central, exhibition space

Manchester Central is an award-winning venue in the centre of one of Europe’s most full-of-life cities; their vaulted arches and station have made their venue a famous city feature for over 140 years. The venue consists of flexible spaces that offer the ideal platform for events of all shapes, sizes, and layouts.

SEC (Scottish Event Campus)

SEC (Scottish Event Campus), exhibition

The Scottish Event Campus attributes the SEC Centre – five connected exhibition and meeting spaces, the iconic 3,000 seat SEC Armadillo and their latest addition, the OVO Hydro – a 14,300 capacity concert, sporting and special events arena.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool

Exhibition Centre Liverpool

Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a purpose-built exhibition centre, it is the newest addition to The ACC Liverpool Group’s family of world-class venues next to their sister venues ACC Liverpool and M&S Bank Arena.

Telford International

exhibition venue, uk

Telford International is centrally located and easily accessible by road and rail. The centre is the perfect destination for your next exhibition, conference, or event. Opposite their main venue, they have a range of restaurants, bars, hotels, and leisure facilities.

National Exhibition Centre (NEC)

NEC one of UK exhibition venues

The National Exhibition Centre was opened by Queen Elizabeth II in 1976, and since then the centre is now UK’s number one venue of choice for organisers, exhibitors, and visitors. They originally had seven exhibition halls and now they have eighteen.

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