Masson Mills Conference and Exhibition Centre

Located in the unique historic setting of the beautifully restored 1783 showpiece mills of Sir Richard Arkwright, and easily accessible on the A6 at Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, are the three light and airy conference and exhibition suites at Masson Mills.

Green Up Your Conference

Go greener with your conference by holding it at Masson Mills - electricity used at Masson Mills is renewable and emits zero carbon to air emissions, as it is produced on-site by state of the art hydroelectric turbines powered by the River Derwent. This minimises the carbon footprint of all visitors to the site.

  • •Main Suite with flexible theatre/group/classroom and lounge-style seating areas accommodating up to 150 delegates, with ample natural daylight and blackout facilities
  • •Archive Room, accommodating up to 40 delegates
  • •Boardroom, accommodating up to 20 delegates
  • •Electricity supplied by Masson Mills’ own renewable hydroelectric turbines
  • •Full disabled lift access and toilet facilities
  • •Additional workshop/breakout rooms by special request
  • •All suites equipped with free WiFi broadband
  • •Fascinating textile museum within the mills with authentic working machinery


Main Suite: up to 150 delegates £2.50 + VAT per person*
Archive Room: up to 40 delegates £2.50 + VAT per person*
Boardroom: up to 20 delegates £50 + VAT per day/part day for room

n.b. Maximum numbers are currently restricted due to Covid-19 guidelines. Please enquire for further details.

*The Main Suite and Archive Room are subject to a minimum charge of £75 + VAT per day or part of day.
A half-day rate is available in Main Suite only at 70% of the day rate, subject to above minimum charge Day prices include hire of conference suite equipped with overhead projector, screen, flipchart and stand, water coolers and cordials, WiFi broadband and ample 13 amp sockets. Additional equipment may be hired at cost - please contact us for details.

Times/Availability/Additional Charges

Conference suites availability: 8 am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday,
Half-day delegate times: 8 am to 12.30 pm
or 1.00 pm to 5.00pm

Early Morning/Evening conferences: For early morning conferences before 8 am and for evening conferences after 5pm, please note that a set charge of £25 + VAT for additional staffing costs will apply for bookings outside the normal hours of availability.

Conference Suites: Descriptions and Dimensions

The Main Conference Suite comprises 4,030 sq. ft. for up to 150 delegates. This area can be subdivided to allow maximum flexibility in seating arrangements, i.e. theatre, group classroom and lounge style. Incorporated within this suite is a separate lounge-style area for up to 60 delegates. Total occupancy 150 delegates.

Main Conference Suite

Main Suite Lounge Area.

Main Suite Lounge Area

Main Conference Suite.

Main Conference Suite

Archive room

Main Suite Lounge Area.

The Archive Room is a self-contained room for up to 40 delegates, with its own designated hot and cold drinks facility.


Main Suite Lounge Area.

The Boardroom is a self-contained room for up to 20 delegates, with its own designated hot and cold drinks facility.

All suites are equipped with water coolers and cordials.

Bookings and Further Information

For further information and a booking form, please Contact Us

All details may be subject to change

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