All private evening events include use of the entire Museum with capacities varying based on the type of event you are planning.

Evening Cocktail Reception
All three levels
Maximum 125 guests

Seated Dinner
Historic Ballroom
Maximum 50 guests
(Selected additional rooms may be used to accommodate up to 36 more guests; spaces are separate from the Ballroom.)

Evening Seated Theatre-Style Presentation
Historic Ballroom
Maximum 60 guests

Evening Wedding Ceremony
Main Hall
Maximum 60 guests
Historic Ballroom
Maximum 40 guests

Daytime Meeting or Luncheon
Billiards Room Only
Maximum 40-50 guests
(Depending on seating and table layout.)

Click here to view our Capacity Guidelines and Event Flow.

Contact our Special Events Office at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 312-482-8933 ext. 22.

Photo Credits: Top photograph by Michael Monar Left to Right: Eager Hearts Photography Co., K + B Photography, Michael Monar

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