The Nature Museum's unique, natural beauty lends an enchanting theme to your special event. Below are just a few of the individual spaces that can be combined to accommodate your customized event needs.
Enjoy strolling cocktails and dining throughout the Museum.
Accomodates: Up to 1,200 guests
Ideal for: Strolling cocktails and dining throughout the Museum
Ideal for daytime events, our North Gallery's windows look out over North Pond and the North lawn. This bright room is a versatile event space.
Accomodates: Up to 90 guests
Ideal for: Birthday parties and breakout sessions
South Gallery & Terrace
Ideal for both daytime and evening events, our South Gallery's floor-to-ceiling windows offer an unparalleled view of the natural elegance of Lincoln Park. Located in the southern portion of the Museum, this graceful room is a premier event space.
Accomodates: South Gallery up to 250 guests/Terrace up to 600 guests
Ideal for: Cocktail Reception or Dinner
Imagine your cocktail reception or wedding ceremony under a dramatic sunset. A stunning three-story, glass-enclosed lobby overlooks our naturally landscaped ravine plaza just steps from North Pond. This space is ideal for cocktail receptions and wedding ceremonies.
Accomodates: Atrium/Lobby up to 300 guests Courtyard/Ravine up to 250 guests
Ideal for: Cocktail Receptions and Wedding Ceremonies