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The exchange is always clean, friendly and enjoyable. Mostly run by volunteers and they are always... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Luboo C
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Super venue

Super venue, bar rather basic, but serving good wine at a good price - so can't argue.Would... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
2014SK1975
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Office 1 The Exchange Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton DT10 1FH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The exchange is always clean, friendly and enjoyable. Mostly run by volunteers and they are always helpful, the band's and music are always entertaining and the talks are to. I've seen Des O'Connor, ABBA Buble, and many more. The tea and toast is great and...More

Thank Luboo C
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. We always appreciate our customers feedback.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super venue, bar rather basic, but serving good wine at a good price - so can't argue.Would recommend, a real credit to the local community holding a wide range of events.

Thank 2014SK1975
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We do our best with the bar but are restricted with space unfortunately!

Reviewed 15 February 2018

There is always so much going on at The exchange, either music, films, shows or talks. Something for everyone You can also call in any day (except Sunday) for a coffee / tea / soft drink in the coffee shop, and it is probably the...More

Thank Di J
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you like entertainment ; this is the place for you . Plenty of shows to chose from . Films of the past and present , A well stocked bar near by the Hall . They cater for all types of music ; so there...More

Thank thomas w
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Fairly new, excellent facilities with toilets. Good sound for acts. Plenty of leg room on seating arrangements. Good sized bar area.

Thank WorldTravellers021
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to write a review, many tjanks.

Reviewed 22 September 2017

This magnificent building hosts a range of attractions - coffee shop upstairs, a theatre with outstanding acoustics, conference and club rooms downstairs. A terrific venue

Thank nicholasone
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we really do appreciate it.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Have seen some good entainments here over the years. Comedy, music plays and cinema. Great venue good cheap bar also sells coffee and ice creams.

Thank Teresasutton
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank youTeresa, we appreciate your comments 😊

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Very good venue great evening will visit the Exchange again for another show. I think Hazel O'Conner is coming soon

Thank r0seg4
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Yes she is! Glad you enjoyed The Three Degrees 😊

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Sturminster Newton is a small town, but punches well above its weight with the fabulous arts centre that is The Exchange. There is such a diversity of events to choose from- truly something for everyone. Big names of music and comedy now take in Sturminster...More

Thank Lisa C
sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you for your super review Lisa, we really appreciate your comments. We are all very proud of The Exchange.

Reviewed 24 August 2017

We saw Los Pacaminos, led by Paul Young, while we were staying in Sturminster. They were a really class act, and we had a ball that night. Looking at past and future acts appearing at The Exchange, we were very impressed and wished we lived...More

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sha56sha56, Assistant Manager at The Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Super to have 'Kiwis' enjoying Los Pacaminos! It certainly was a fantastic night!

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