Size of location
26m x 20m (at the widest points)
Various sizes and shapes can be accommodated within this space. A minimum clearance space of 3 metres is required around the event space with a 7 metre clearance hazard zone to the Metrolink rails.
Exchange Square has become one of our major new public spaces, located in the heart of the shopping district bordered by the Arndale Centre, the Corn Exchange, Selfridges and Harvey Nichols, as well as being close to a range of designer shops and the Printworks entertainment complex.
The square is on the pedestrianised route from Victoria Station and is next to to the new Metrolink station which transports tens of thousands of visitors into the heart of the city centre shopping area.
Nearby attractions and retailers
The Corn Exchange
The Printworks entertainment complex
National Football Museum
Manchester Victoria Railway Station and Metrolink
Chetham’s School of Music
Shudehill transport hub
Nearest car parks
Victoria Station, Long Millgate Street, M3 1NX
Exchange Station, Victoria Street, Salford, M3 5HN
NCP Car Park Manchester Arena, New Bridge Street, M3 1AR
Total Car Park Limited (Boddingtons) car park, Great Ducie Street, M3 1RR
NCP Car Park Manchester Arndale, High Street, M4 1AZ
Height restrictions may apply.
The Corn Exchange and the Arndale.
See www.cityco.com for location and opening times.
Vehicle access is from Corporation Street. The bollards will not be in operation before 11am or after 7pm. It is not possible to access in a vehicle between 11am and 7pm. Refer to the conditions of use document, for vehicle guidelines.
Vehicle access onto public spaces should be before 8am and leave after 7pm. Exceptions to this apply when consent has been given, or you have been instructed to move by us or the police.
Refer to conditions of use for information about accessing and leaving the site.
1 Exchange Square, Central Manchester, M3 1BD