Hire Rutherford’s Den

The Rutherford’s Den lecture theatre is a completely restored, original lecture theatre from the 1870s and is available for hire.

With wooden bench seating, wood panelling, original windows and beautiful brickwork, it has a unique historic atmosphere.

Key features:

  • Seats 70
  • Available from 5pm daily
  • Modern sound system
  • Lectern
  • Electronic blackboard
  • Ideal for lectures, AGMs, educational presentations and other seated events

Email the Arts Centre or phone 03 363 2839 for more information. Alternatively, use the booking form below.

Booking Enquiry

Please fill out your details here and we get back to you as soon as we can.

Booking Enquiry - Rutherford's Den
Sending

Upcoming Events

The Arts Centre Mākete

Every Sunday

See more details about this event

Tī kōuka string-making classes

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

See more details about this event

Posh Porridge pop-ups

Every Wednesday

See more details about this event

Resourceful skills workshops

Throughout the year

See more details about this event

School of Music Friday Lunchtime Concert Series

Every university term Friday

See more details about this event

Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series

25 February - 25 November 2019

See more details about this event

Fantastic Feasts

6 April 2019 - 23 February 2020

See more details about this event

The New Works Show

20 June to 21 July 2019

See more details about this event

The Arts Centre’s annual public meeting

24 June 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki 2019

25 Pipiri June - 7 Hōngongoi July 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki exhibition opening: ‘Mata Hou | New Beginnings’

25 Pipiri 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki exhibition: ‘Mata Hou | New Beginnings’

26 Pipiri - 3 Hōngongoi 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki: Kai for Cena

26-30 Pipiri & 3-7 Hōngongoi

See more details about this event

Matariki kōrero: ‘Mata Hou’ artist talk

26 Pipiri 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki kōrero: Mahinga kai

26 Pipiri 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki: Resourceful skills workshops and tours

27 Pipiri - 7 Hōngongoi 2019

See more details about this event

In Bed with the Romans

27 June 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki: FUSH, chips, burgers and te reo Māori

28 Pipiri 2019

See more details about this event

Matariki: Kapa haka showcase

29 Pipiri 2019

See more details about this event

Mākete Kai: A Matariki food market

29 Pipiri 2019

See more details about this event