Conservative Party Conference 2023 – Welcome to Manchester reception

Start your conference with our annual reception at Manchester Art Gallery.

Event starts at 18:30 - 20:30 on 1 October 2023 at Manchester Art Gallery

Join Centre for Cities in partnership with Muse at our annual reception to welcome the Conservative Party Conference to Manchester.

This event will take place in the Victorian Hall, Manchester Art Gallery (outside the secure zone – no pass required), and will feature light refreshments and speeches from politicians including Leader of Manchester Cllr Bev Craig.


Gareth Davies MP, Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury

Cllr Bev Craig, Leader, Manchester City Council

Phil Mayall, Managing Director – North West, Muse

Andrew Carter, Chief Executive, Centre for Cities 

Kindly sponsored by Muse Places.

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