Hampshire Cultural Trust

Welcome to Hampshire

This map pinpoints some of the most exciting cultural venues in Hampshire.

We will showcase, connect and empower its creative economy

Room Hire

We have a range of rooms available for hire at competitve rates, with capacities from 10 people to 200 people.  To book a room please call the Admin team on 01252 330040 and we will help you to plan your meeting or event. All rooms are subject to availability.

Dance Studio

Our spacious dance studio is a bright and sunny room with a wooden floor, full length mirrors and barrés. This room is ideal for dance or exercise classes,  meetings, classes or non-messy workshops. Capacity: 30 people seated at tables, up to 60 people seated in rows and 100 people standing.

Creative Room

A light and airy room, ideal for meetings, conferences and calm creativity. Capacity: 30 people seated at tables, up to 50 people seated in rows.

Art Room

This large room is ideal for messy creativity, with easels, tables, chairs and a sink. Capacity: 20 people seated or standing at easels.


A great space if you'd like to hold your own exhibition but just as useful for gatherings of all kinds. If you are interested in booking an Exhibition please call 01252 408040 for details.Capacity: 30 people seated at tables, up to 40 people seated in rows, 70 people standing.


Our theatre space is extremely adaptable with raked seating or cabaret style seating if required. It can also be cleared for standing events. he Theatre and Bar area can be hired out, subject to availabilty, for parties, private events or performances.There is black curtaining around the room and staging is available. We have experienced technical staff to support you and professional standard in house lighting and sound equipment. Capacity: 30 people seated at tables, cabaret style seating 140 people, raked seating 106 people, standing 200 people.

Bar Area

Our Bar area can also be hired on it's own for parties or private events, subject to availability. Capacity: Max 100 people standing

Creative Parties

At a loss how to celebrate you’re a special birthday, hen day or anniversary? Why not have a creative party at the West End Centre?! Suitable for children or adults, we'll provide the artists, materials and space, all you need to do is bring the crowd and the party food! Choose from a variety of activities such as pottery, art,  felt making, willow weaving or sewing. Creative party time slots are for 2 hours.  Whilst we will try to provide your chosen activity these are subject to tutor availability.Capacity : Adult parties 20 people, Childrens Parties 15

Optional Extras

Basic room hire can include tables and chairs, hot water flasks or jugs of cold water free of charge.  Tea and coffee can be provided for all daytime room bookings, this charged at £1.00 per cup, please confirm numbers for this at the time of booking. We can provide the additional charged items if required: Projector Screen, Projector, flipchart and paper.  Please confirm your exact requirements at the time of booking.

No VAT is charged on the basic room hire, if you use any of the additional items this would mean that VAT at 20% would need to be added to whole hire charge.