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Breathtaking Galleries

CHINESE ROTUNDA

Under the breathtaking 90-foot dome, a marvel of early 20th-century engineering, you’ll be surrounded by the art of ancient China. The largest event space in the Museum, the Chinese Rotunda is sure to create an everlasting impression.

Seated reception: 300
Standing reception: 600

PEPPER HALL

Beautiful architectural details including high arched ceilings and marble/glass floors make the perfect setting for a ceremony or cocktail reception. Grand wooden doors open out onto a spectacular view of the Warden Garden.

Seated reception: 80
Standing reception: 160
Ceremony: 160

EGYPT UPPER GALLERY

Amidst Pharaohs and Mummies of Egypt, the Egypt Upper Gallery offers an unique setting for any celebration and is flexible enough to accommodate dancing or a dinner party.

Seated reception: 100
Standing reception: 250
Theatre-style seating: 150

Gardens

WARDEN GARDEN

Entertain your guests in this private and elegant garden within the city. This beautiful setting, featuring mosaics by the Tiffany Glass Company, provides the perfect backdrop for outdoor ceremonies, cocktails, and receptions.

Reception: 1000; varies

STONER COURTYARD

Featuring sculptural pieces of A.S Calder, a cobblestone walkway, and central marble fountain, this exquisite courtyard garden creates the perfect atmosphere for your outdoor wedding.

Reception: 1000; varies

MOSAIC HALL & COURTYARD

Nestled between two inner gardens, and featuring ancient mosaics from Syria and Carthage, Mosaic Hall & Courtyard is a charming space ideal for smaller receptions.

Hall: Seated reception: 60
Standing reception: 80
Theatre-style Seating: 60
Courtyard: Seated reception: 150
Standing reception: 200
Theatre-style Seating: 110

ROOFTOP TERRACE

A private sanctuary where you’ll enjoy sitting under string lights while surrounded by beautiful and colorful plantings with a view of the stunning architecture of the Museum. The Rooftop Terrace is the perfect space for wedding ceremonies, intimate dinners, cocktail receptions, rehearsal dinners, bridal and baby showers and so much more.

Standing reception: 60
Standing reception: 60