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About Leeds Town Hall

Leeds Town Hall is a Grade 1 listed building and was built by Cuthbert Brodrick after a competition to build the Town Hall was held in 1852. The Town Hall was opened by Queen Victoria in 1858 and is home to an impressive 3-manual organ, the largest of its kind in Europe, built by Gray and Davidson.

Address and location

Leeds Town Hall, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AD

Leeds Town Hall is conveniently located in the centre of Leeds, next to Leeds Central Library and Leeds City Art Gallery.

It takes about five minutes to walk from Leeds City Train Station and approximately 10 minutes from the bus station. A bus service operates between the Train Station and the Town Hall, see the West Yorkshire Metro website.

Leeds Town Hall is approximately a 10 minute drive from the M1 and M62 motorways.


Car Parking

The nearest car park to the Town Hall is the 24 hour secure car park in The Light accessible via Great George Street. We advise if travelling by car to leave as much time as possible for parking.


A number of free parking spaces are reserved for blue badge-holders at the front of the Town Hall. Details of how to request a free parking space will be sent out in July.

Access to the hall is through the doorway at pavement level directly by these spaces. There is a lift to all floors and accessible toilets on the ground and first floors. A number of spaces in the seating area are reserved for wheelchair users. A closed loop system for the hard of hearing is in operation at Leeds Town Hall.


There are many restaurants and bars in the vicinity of Leeds Town Hall.

What happens next?

Alumni Association

Upon graduation, you automatically become a member of our Alumni Association, giving you free access to a package of benefits and networking opportunities

Postgraduate study

Further your studies, focus on your specialism and work alongside Creative Practitioners with our PGDip, MMus and MA in Performance or Composition

What's On

Our packed concert season welcomes everyone from global stars to up-and-coming talents – and Leeds College of Music students are always at the heart of the programme