The Pavilion

The Pavilion is a stunning art deco event space located in Thompson Park.  Its raised aspect to the left of the Boating Lake means it commands spectacular views over the park and is perfect for events including baby showers, christenings, anniversaries and gender reveals along with corporate events including meetings, corporate away days, BBQ’s and much more.

The Pavilion

The Pavilion can cater for events from 20 to 60 people inside and on those beautiful days why not spill out onto the Terrace and soak up the sun and views of the park.

The Pavilion features and is equipped with the following:

  • Fully accessible
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi 
  • Accessible WC
  • Car Parking is available using the main Thompson Park Car Park (access via Colne Road, fee applies)

Flexible Catering

We operate several quality bistros across Burnley including:

  • 1855 Bistro & Bar | Burnley Mechanics Theatre
  • 197 Bistro & Bar | Towneley Golf Course
  • 1955 Kitchen & Bar | Prairie Sports Village
  • The Boathouse Café | Thompson Park

Whilst the Pavilion does not have an internal kitchen we can cater for your Pavilion event from our other venues.  Whether a finger buffet or hot supper we can caterer for any dietary requirement/type you may have.  For more information, please call 01282 664444 or email

Contact Information

The Pavilion is operated under license by Burnley Leisure & Culture, a not-for-profit registered charity based in Burnley who operates Leisure, Culture, Hospitality and Wellbeing venues and services across Burnley. 

The Pavilion
c/o Burnley Leisure & Culture
Burnley Mechanics Theatre
Manchester Road
BB11 1BH

Telephone: 01282 664444




Food Hygiene Rating: 5

no dogs allowed in the park
no alchohol allowed in the park
no dogs barbecues in the park

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