All shows for the period Tuesday 17 March to Monday 15 June have been rescheduled or cancelled. If you had tickets for a show during this period we will have now been in touch by email or phone. If you haven’t heard from us, please check your junk inbox.  The box office is also closed so if you’re expecting new tickets by post they will be dispatched once we re-open. You can still buy tickets to future shows online. 

If you have any questions please get in touch by email.

Conference & Venue Hire

Exeter Corn Exchange is a versatile multi-purpose venue that is situated in the centre of Exeter. Being located in the city centre means we’re in walking distance of hotels, shops, restaurants, car parks, bus routes and train stations.

Made up of a 500 capacity auditorium, two meeting rooms, a bar and foyer area. Our auditorium is a totally flexible space that can adapt to host conferences, concerts, comedy, dance and theatre shows and with our committed team on standby to help you to make your event a success.

We can provide refreshments and catering for groups and tastes of any size, prices and sample menus available on request.

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Music, comedy, conferences, dances and exhibitions, our auditorium is a totally flexible space that can be set-up for 500 people theatre-style.

Whether you’re organising an event for 50 or for 500 our auditorium will offer you the perfect space for any event. 

  • 14.5m X 27m
  • Removable raked seating
  • Seated capacity, 500
  • Standing capacity, 500
  • Cabaret capacity, approximately 300
  • 3 available dressing rooms
  • Technical specification available on request
  • Technical support available.


The Bar

Our fully licensed bar only operates during events. The ideal reception area for events taking place in the auditorium. During conferences we use the space for lunch and refreshment breaks and can also be used as a breakout room.



Meeting Rooms    

At the Corn Exchange we have two meeting rooms to choose from whether you need an intimate meeting space or a conference for up to 40 people. Both of these rooms can be used as break-out rooms for events taking place in the main hall.

  • Free WiFi.
  • Good for meetings, conferences and training session.
  • Flipcharts, markers, 50” wall mounted monitor, projectors and screen available.
  • Refreshments and Catering available.

Meeting Room One

7m X 6m


  • Theatre - 40
  • Classroom - 20
  • Boardroom - 18
  • Cabaret - 20

Meeting Room Two

4.5m X 5.5m


  • Theatre - 25
  • Classroom - 10
  • Boardroom - 12
  • Cabaret - 10


 Other Facilities

We also have a range of meeting rooms to offer at the Matford Centre (approximately 2 miles from the city centre) ranging from a small interview room to a conference for 50 delegates. All meeting rooms have access to WiFi, Unlimited hot/cold drinks and biscuits, projector and screen hire, flipcharts, unlimited free parking and one level access.