Conferences & Training

Otley Courthouse is a popular and flexible venue for voluntary sector meetings; conferences; training sessions and team away-days for from 5 – 130 people. All the rooms are fully accessible.

Set in the pleasant market town of Otley, with the River Wharfe and Wharfemeadows Park just 5 minutes walk away.

For large events, we can offer the Courtroom plus up to three break out workshop rooms. You have a choice of flexible seating layouts. We have packages to suit every budget from room hire only to a full day delegate rate with a working lunch. Speak to us about your catering requirements.

The Courtroom
The main room and our largest space. The Courtroom is equipped with: digital projector & screen, induction loop and microphones. Perfect for larger meetings, away days, training sessions, presentations and networking events

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Theatre style-140


The Robing Room
This is our medium size room, ideal for board meetings and is adjacent to the Courtroom. The Robing Room also has its own toilet.

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Studio 1
Located upstairs, Studio 1 is the smallest of our rooms, ideal for 1-2-1 meetings and interviews
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Theatre style-10

Art Room
Located upstairs. Perfect for workshops  and craft related activities, with a range of materials available to use. Please note that the Art Room is available from 4pm Mon-Fri, and available any time during the weekend.

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Theatre style- 10

Flip charts available.
We also have a portable projector to be used in the Robing Room, Studio 1 and the Art Room.

For more information and to book, please contact or call 01943 467466

See our ‘How to get here‘ page for all major bus routes. There is a large pay and display car park on Courthouse street.




Otley Courthouse is a unique development run by people in Otley, West Yorkshire. After an eight year development period we transformed a redundant nineteenth century magistrates court into a unique arts and resource centre for our community.

Find out about the history of Otley Courthouse by visiting the Heritage section of our website.


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Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street, Otley, West Yorkshire LS21 3AN

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