The Great Hall

This stunning room is perfect for large wedding receptions, meetings, presentations and performances. With soaring ceilings, The Great Hall is ideal for large seated dinners. Clerestory windows rim the ceiling of this spacious room in the upper level of the Museum. The Caterer’s Kitchen is included in the cost of rental.

A baby grand piano is available for rental at an additional cost of $350.

Seated Dinner: 160
Reception: 244
Theater-style Seating: 200
Approximately 2,585 square feet (not including kitchen, restrooms, and optional additional connecting rooms)

Firm Pricing:
Contact the Director of Special Events at 256-382-0737.

*Weekday Rate pertains to events that begin no earlier than 8 a.m. and end no later than 4 p.m., from Monday through Thursday, excluding holidays. All other events will qualify for the Evening and Weekend Rate.  This is also the rate for Non-Profits.
**Evening & Weekend Rate pertains to events that begin no earlier than 8:00 a.m. on Friday, 9:00 a.m. on Saturday and 11:00 a.m. on Sunday and end no later than 11:00 p.m.
Tables and standard chairs are included in the rental fee along with setup and breakdown.  Specialty chairs may be rented.
Viewing of the galleries and special exhibitions may be included.

For current rental information, fees, schedules and booking information, please call the Facility Rental Office at (256) 382-0737 or email the Director of Special Events!

Take a Virtual Tour of The Great Hall, Kitchen & Restrooms
View Schematic Drawing