An award winning live music venue in the heart of Bury The Met is a stunning, award winning live music venue noted nationally for its specialist folk music programme. Having recently undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment, it incorporates two modernised performance spaces, popular dining restaurant Automatic, and Edwin Street Creative Hub which includes a Recording Studio. The Met is also the proud organiser and promoter of Head for the Hills festival welcoming around 12,000 music lovers to Ramsbottom every year.
MUSIC FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR 2017 (Northern Soul Awards)
SMALL MUSIC VENUE OF THE YEAR 2017 (Northern Soul Awards)
ENTERTAINMENT VENUE OF THE YEAR 2014 (Manchester Tourism Awards)
The Met is also available for hire, whether you’re looking for an intimate gig space, a professional meeting room or a modern bar for a big celebration, The Met is perfect for any occasion.
The Met is an independent arts and entertainment venue run by Bury Metropolitan Arts Association, a company limited by guarantee (No. 2370868) and a registered charity (No. 701879) supported by Arts Council England and Bury Council.