Room for your events

Whether trade fairs, conferences, meetings, concerts or special events: Messe Essen, Congress Center Essen and Grugahalle offer plenty of room for your ideas and provide you with an excellent support team.

Exhibition halls

The Essen trade fair venue offers 110,000 square meters of exhibition space divided among 9 exhibition halls plus the Galeria. The halls are interconnected, but can be individually separated.

Height Load capacity
Hall 1 7 m 2,000 kg
Hall 1A 6 m 2,000 kg
Hall 2 7 m 2,000 kg
Hall 3 11 m 2,000 kg
Galeria 16 m 2,000 kg
Hall 4 5 - 12 m 2,000 kg
Hall 5 10.80 m 2,000 kg
Hall 6 11 m 2,000 kg
Hall 7 7,80-9,50 m 2,000 kg
Hall 8 11 m 2,000 kg
Rows Parliament Banquet
Hall Europa 1062 699 636
Hall Berlin 210 150 168/140
Hall Panorama 281 221 258/170
Hall New York 131 81 100/84
Hall Mailand 131 81 100/84
Hall Brüssel 131 81 100/84
CC West Foyer GF
Foyer Hall Europa
Rows Parliament Banquet
Hall Deutschland 597 388 400/408
Hall Rheinland 158 117 114/100
Room L 85 53 40
Room M 54 36 30
Room N 54 36 30
Room M+N 126 90 54
Room R 35 18 18
Room S 36 21 24
Room T 28 18 18
Room S+T 68 45 42
Room U 22 18 18
Room Z 20
CC South Foyer
Fair South Foyer
Rows Parliament Banquet
Hall Essen 687 420 504/500
Hall Ruhr 252 180 204/160
Room A 54 34 -
Room B 36 22 -
Room A+B 80 56 44
Room C 54 34 -
Room D 54 34 -
Room E 54 34 -
Room D+E 110 70 54
Room F 86 58 44
Room K 81 54 42
Foyer East
Foyer Hall Ruhr
Foyer Hall Essen
Foyer Entrance CC East
Foyer A - F

Area without marketable hall ancillary spaces

Congress Center Essen

Whether you are holding a general meeting, conference, convention, workshop, office party or prom - a flexible space with a high quality multimedia features for your individual event concept awaits you at the Essen exhibition centre.

Rows Parliament Banquet
Hall Europa 1062 699 636
Hall Berlin 210 150 168/140
Hall Panorama 281 221 258/170
Hall New York 131 81 100/84
Hall Mailand 131 81 100/84
Hall Brüssel 131 81 100/84
CC West Foyer GF
Foyer Hall Europa
Rows Parliament Banquet
Hall Deutschland 597 388 400/408
Hall Rheinland 158 117 114/100
Room L 85 53 40
Room M 54 36 30
Room N 54 36 30
Room M+N 126 90 54
Room R 35 18 18
Room S 36 21 24
Room T 28 18 18
Room S+T 68 45 42
Room U 22 18 18
Room Z 20
CC South Foyer
Fair South Foyer
Rows Parliament Banquet
Hall Essen 687 420 504/500
Hall Ruhr 252 180 204/160
Room A 54 34 -
Room B 36 22 -
Room A+B 80 56 44
Room C 54 34 -
Room D 54 34 -
Room E 54 34 -
Room D+E 110 70 54
Room F 86 58 44
Room K 81 54 42
Foyer East
Foyer Hall Ruhr
Foyer Hall Essen
Foyer Entrance CC East
Foyer A - F
Height Load capacity
Hall 1 7 m 2,000 kg
Hall 1A 6 m 2,000 kg
Hall 2 7 m 2,000 kg
Hall 3 11 m 2,000 kg
Hall 4 5 - 12 m 2,000 kg
Hall 5 10.80 m 2,000 kg
Hall 6 11 m 2,000 kg
Hall 7 7,80-9,50 m 2,000 kg
Hall 8 11 m 2,000 kg
Galeria 16 m 2,000 kg

The indicated head counts vary (rectangular/round), depending the on type of table.

Grugahalle

The Grugahalle is a particularly versatile and flexible multi-purpose hall with an outstanding tradition of success.

Non-seated/partially seated Rows Gala
Grugahalle
with east stage 7,480 6,637 1,200
with south stage 6,032 4,640 1,190
Foyer
Room G 234 140
Room H 280 150

Stage depth: 9 m
Further stage options, such as centre stage, are possible.

Convention Center Essen

As limitless as your visions: The new Convention Center Essen.
Would you like to offer a stage to a large circle of participants? Exhibiting trucks indoor as a presentation area? Carrying out workshops with small groups? Celebrating a big gala in the evening? Arranging a concert after a conference? Implementing extraordinary gastronomic concepts for your event?
The new Convention Center Essen makes all that and much more possible in one central location.
This way to the Convention Center Essen.