Parties at Lysaght


Celebrate in a Unique Setting

Lysaght Institute is a venue unlike any other. Steeped in Newport’s industrial history, Lysaght Institute was built by the firm of John Lysaght Ltd in 1928, as a venue for the Orb Steelworkers and their families to meet and socialise. The building has retained its original Art Deco period character, with many features including large balcony areas and landscaped gardens remaining, creating a unique venue with a strong Newport heritage.

Re-opening in November 2012 following a £3 million refurbishment, the Lysaght Institute has been transformed into an exciting venue fit for the 21st century.

Lysaght Hall - Situated on the first floor of the building the Lysaght Hall is the perfect venue for large celebrations, catering for up to 180 guests.  The Lysaght Hall features the original arched ceiling and balcony area which runs the full length of the room, ideal for outdoor drinks.  The Hall also has a large reception area with an additional balcony.

Lysaght Suite - Situated on the ground floor the Lysaght Suite offers a more intimate space for smaller celebrations for up to 50 guests.  This new venue includes a unique feature wall charting the history of Newport, and has access to landscape gardens for drinks and outdoor entertainment.




Celebration & Events Made Special

Whether it’s a Christmas party, wedding anniversary, children’s birthday party or prom ball, we can help plan your event to meet your individual requirements and budget. 

Catering – From a four course banquette to an evening finger buffet, we have a range of tempting packages to cater for your event.  Alternatively we can design a menu to suit your individual requirements.

Event Management – to make your event extra special, we can organise entertainment, room dressing and themingWe can also supply all your staffing need, ensuring that your event runs smoothly and is enjoyed by everyone, including you.

Location - We are conveniently located within 5 minutes of M4 East or West bound, within 5 minutes of Newport City Centre, and only a short taxi ride from several large hotels.

Outdoor areas - Including 2 large balconies and landscaped gardens, for outdoor entertainment.

Outstanding value

Lysaght Institute is run as a social enterprise, which means we are able to offer very competitive rates for all our facilities.

By using Lysaght Institute you are also supporting your local community with all profits being re-distributed to subsidise local community activities.

For further information, quotes and tours contact our friendly sales team on:

T: 01633 284911



Latest News
The James Boys
5th Nov

Performing Live at Lysaght Institute on 13th November 2015

Just £6.00 a ticket

Book now to avoid disappointment


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Christmas Parties at Lysaght
22nd Jul

Thinking of booking a work Christmas party or a family Christmas get together?

Lysaght Newport are hosting Christmas Carol Lunches or if you prefer to party the night away how about our party nights

For more information call 01633 284911 or email


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Halloween Funday
21st Jul

Join Lysaght for a truely spookey Funday with an array of activities for children of all ages.

To book contact 01633 284911 or email

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Easter Egg Hunt
1st Apr

If you not sure what to do on around Easter holidays? Than we just have an answer for you. Why not try our fun, family day out at Lysaght Institute. We planned lots of attractions for our Easter Egg Hunt. Please open the message to view the poster and find out more about the event.


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