The Capital Venue

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Type:Event Venue

Edison Close

Tel: +44 (0)1452 223214

The Entrance to the Capital Venue

Guide Prices

Ticket prices vary depending on the event, please visit the website for details.



  • Accept Children over 7
  • Gift Shop


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Air-conditioning throughout
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Event Venue
  • Open All Year
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • Celebrity connection - Used by all of the world's top snooker professionals
  • Film or TV location
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route - Walking distance from Waterwells Park & Ride
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

Venue Facilities

  • Area for musician/band
  • Catering available in house
  • Champagne breakfast available
  • Groups Accepted
  • Late licence for evening receptions
  • Special rates for small/midweek weddings
  • Table decorations provided
  • Use of cake stand and knife

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Leave the M5 motorway at junction 12
Proceed on A38 towards Gloucester. Approach the 2nd roundabout in the right hand lane. Turning right onto Waterwells Drive.
After 50m, turn left at the first roundabout, then follow Telford Way for 100m.
Your first right hand turn is Edison Close, and we are situated 200m at the far end.
Sat Nav please use the post code GL2 2AB.

Public Transport Directions

Park and Ride
The Park and Ride is located at the end of The Capital Venue entrance road. Buses run approximately every 15 minutes to Gloucester City Centre and Gloucester Quays.

There is a mainline train station in Gloucester. It serves London, Birmingham, Bristol, South Wales, the North and Scotland.

The Capital Venue is within easy reach (one hour or less) of Bristol, Cardiff and Birmingham Airports. London Heathrow Airport is approximately 1.5 hours by car and is linked to Gloucester by rail via Reading.

Opening Times

The Capital Venue (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* The Capital Venue hosts a range of varied top events including sports, comedy, choral performances and so much more. There is also plenty of opportunity for private hire for events such as conferences or celebrations. Please visit the website for details.

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