Added as part of the 2015 expansion, the Pavilion is the largest event space in the Museum. The Pavilion features a modern design with light wood floors, recessed lights, skylights, and a wall of glass for natural lighting. The flexibility of the space allows you to make your event feel exclusive with an outdoor balcony overlooking Patricia M. Jurgensen Sculpture Garden, which makes the space feel large and grand. The Pavilion’s design makes it the perfect venue for large scale luncheons, receptions, and other events.
Capacity: Seated Dinner, 300 Cocktail Reception, 450 * Theatre Style, 500
This grand and unique traditional space will dazzle your guests as they experience the glass sculpture of Dale Chihuly and a skylight ceiling filled with sun or stars. This dramatic setting is the perfect backdrop for formal cocktail receptions, seated dinners, and dancing.
The Broad Street Lobby features intricately painted and gilt ceilings and limestone archways leading into the interior courtyard. This grand entrance space can be used in conjunction with Derby Court for cocktail receptions.
Broad Street Lobby is included with rental of Derby Court and includes access to galleries on the 1st and 2nd floor.
Derby Court Capacity: Seated Dinner, 200 Cocktail Reception, 300
Broad Street Lobby Capacity; Seated event, 65 Cocktail reception, 150
The auditorium can accommodate the latest in audio and visual presentations or film screenings. In addition, it is a favorite of local jazz and classical performers because of the excellent acoustics and our stunning 1929 Steinway grand piano.
Rental of the Auditorium includes access to all galleries on the first floor.
Capacity: seated 288
The Forum gallery is the perfect setting for meetings, presentations, cocktail receptions, luncheons or dinners parties. The atmosphere is enhanced by the art exhibitions and is sure to inspire your event.
Rental of the Forum includes access to all galleries on the first floor
Capacity: Seated Dinner, 80 Cocktail Reception, 100 Classroom Style, 75
Rental Rate: $125 per hour, with a two hour minimum. Audio Visual Equipment and Audio Visual Technical additional
The AEP Ready Room provides you with the opportunity to give your dinner, reception, or meeting attendees and unique experience within the Museum.
Capacity: Seated Dinner, 60 Cocktail Reception, 75 Classroom Style, 50
The Innovation Lab provides an outstanding atmosphere for small group meetings.
Rental of the Innovation Lab includes access to all galleries on the first floor.
Capacity: Meeting, 36
Schokko’s Art Cafe is the Museum’s new restaurant from Cameron Mitchell Premier Events. It’s a perfect location to host your rehearsal dinner, or an after-hours meeting. or happy hour.
Schokko’s Art Cafe opens up into the newly designed garden space.
Seated Capacity: 70
The Atrium meeting space is a board room style medium sized space. Audio visual equipment can be brought in.
Patty’s Garden is a versatile outdoor space that provides the unique backdrop of sculptured art in green space. The garden space is available to host cocktail receptions, weddings, and concerts.