If you are in search of an event hall with a lot of atmosphere and charm, the Maschinenhalle Zweckel in Gladbeck is the ideal location for you. The building established in 1909 impresses with a gallery of arched windows, a loft in Art Nouveau style and historical machines. You won't find twice such an unusual ambience in the Ruhr area. Since 2002 the Maschinenhalle Zweckel has counted to the main performance places of the Ruhr Triennale, an international festival of music, theater and dance.

The event hall stands under conservation of monuments and historic buildings and offers an event surface of 2,100 sqm. Standing receptions can be carried out for max. 900 people. We organize row seats for talks, meetings and presentations of max. 720 visitors.

The hall without barriers has a height of eleven meters and two entrances as well as six emergency exits. Due to the generous window surfaces a lot of daylight brightens the rooms. The floor is equipped with tiles and screed, an external heating installation can be used with pleasure. Next rooms as cloakroom and for the catering are available.

You want a supporting program for your guests? No problem, we organize with pleasure an exclusive guided tour through the Maschinenhalle Zweckel. Earlier big machines were installed in the hall to generate electricity. We guarantee a diverse walk through the history of the Maschinenhalle.

Please contact us, if you want to know more about this wonderful location in Gladbeck. We will be pleased to answer all questions to you.

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Venue facts
People capacitymax. 900
Number of event areas 1 (largest event area: 2.100 m2)
Venue for Event, Movie / Photo, Presentation
Area Near Dortmund
Event areaLength (m)Width (m)Height (m)Area (m2)Max. persons (Rows)Max. persons (Classroom)Max. persons (U-Shape)Max. persons (Banquet)Max. persons (Gala)Max. persons (Reception)
 DJ system
 Goods lift
 Sound system
 Lighting system
 Power current
 Catering free
 Access for trucks

  Train station  5 kmNext Railway Station: 5 km
  Airport  50 kmNext Airport: 50 km
 Evening event
 Daytime event

Contact data
Maschinenhalle Zweckel
Frentroper Straße 74
45966 Gladbeck

   +49 (0) 2 31 / 93 11 22 - 34
Contact person
Annette Marchewitz