The Perfect Place for Parties

Rental Information

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The CMA rents intimate gathering spots and wide open spaces for events large and small. Let us create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

The unique architecture of the Columbia Museum of Art lends an extraordinary atmosphere for corporate events, client entertainment and social celebrations. With interesting spaces and international art, the museum can accommodate groups from 10 to 1000.

Invite your guests to enjoy cocktails and dancing, an exclusive viewing of a special exhibition or the museum's world-class collection, or a wedding reception fit for a princess.

See rooms and rates below, or download this PDF with a rate summary.

Event Spaces

Grand Staircase

Grand Staircase

Main Lobby

The Reception Hall provides plenty of space for dancing.

Main Lobby (view 2)

The main lobby can make for a beautiful wedding ceremony location.

Main Lobby (View 3)

The main lobby provides ample space for large group.

Main Lobby (view 4)

The main lobby is a very versatile space.

Atrium

View of the Atrium from the 2nd Floor

The Garden Terrace

The Garden Terrace is an indoor space that can accommodate up to 200 guests.

Garden Terrace (View 2)

The Garden Terrace is a flexible space that can be combined with the Lobby to allow for dinner and dancing in adjacent spaces.

Orientation Gallery

The Orientation Gallery is an intimate space, ideal for lectures or film screenings.

Orientation Gallery (View 2)

The Orientation Gallery is an intimate space with a large screen for presentations or videos.

Main Lobby and Atrium

Combining these spaces allows for a large crowd with two distinct, yet not separate, spaces to mingle.

Main Lobby and Garden Terrace

The main lobby and garden terrace are joined in an L shape, combing to make one large space.

Museum Entrance

The unique architecture of the CMA makes for a beautiful and dramatic entryway.

The Loft

The loft is a versatile, unfinished space with room for a crowd.

All Rates

floor one

Rental Rates

Floor One

  • Garden Terrace
    • Saturday

      $4,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,250

  • Main Lobby
    • Saturday

      $4,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,250

  • Orientation Gallery
    • Saturday

      $2,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $1,500

    • Sun - Monday

      $1,000

  • Auditorium
    • Saturday

      $400/hour

    • Tues - Friday

      $400/hour

    • Sun - Monday

      $400/hour

floor two

Rental Rates

Floor Two

  • Atrium
    • Saturday

      $4,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,250

  • Loft
    • Saturday

      $4,500

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,500

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,500

  • Board Room
    • Saturday

      $1,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $1,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $800

  • Conference Room
    • Saturday

      $600

    • Tues - Friday

      $600

    • Sun - Monday

      $600

Garden Terrace

Garden Terrace

rental floor plan

The garden terrace is a lovely and versatile space. It can be combined with the main lobby for larger crowds, or secluded unto itself for more intimate affairs. 

Rental Rates

Floor One

  • Garden Terrace

    • Saturday

      $4,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,250

Main Lobby

Main Lobby

rental floor plan

The main lobby is a large space with the beautiful Chihuly chandelier hanging above. It can easily be combined with the garden terrace or the atrium above to host even larger groups. The grand staircase makes for a dramatic entry for many brides and grooms.

Rental Rates

Floor One

  • Main Lobby

    • Saturday

      $4,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,250

  • Main Lobby & Garden Terrace

    • Saturday

      $4,500

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,750

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,750

  • Main Lobby & Atrium

    • Saturday

      $4,200

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,750

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,750

Orientation Gallery

Orientation Gallery

rental floor plan

The orientation gallery provides an interesting and intimate space. The garden theme makes for a fun space, and the large screen incorporated into the wall covers your audio/visual needs.

Rental Rates

Floor One

  • Orientation Gallery

    • Saturday

      $2,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $1,500

    • Sun - Monday

      $1,000

Auditorium

Auditorium

rental floor plan

The CMA auditorium has comfortable seats and an audio/visual system available for your presentations and performances.

Rental Rates

Floor One

  • Auditorium

    • Saturday

      $400/hour

    • Tues - Friday

      $400/hour

    • Sun - Monday

      $400/hour

Atrium

Atrium

rental floor plan

The second-floor atrium offers a gorgeous view of the Chihuly chandelier, and of the main lobby below. The two spaces can be used together to accomodate larger groups and proved two distinct areas that feel connected.

Rental Rates

Floor Two

  • Atrium

    • Saturday

      $4,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,250

Loft

Loft

rental floor plan

The loft is a large, unfinished space with almost limitless potential for decor. Dinner, dancing, theater, this space can do it all.

Rental Rates

Floor Two

  • Loft

    • Saturday

      $4,500

    • Tues - Friday

      $3,500

    • Sun - Monday

      $2,500

Board Room

Board Room

rental floor plan

The board room has many possibilites for setup and can accomodate small- or medium-sized groups for anything from meetings to dinners. A large high-definition television hangs on the wall for your audio/visual needs.

Rental Rates

Floor Two

  • Board Room

    • Saturday

      $1,000

    • Tues - Friday

      $1,000

    • Sun - Monday

      $800

Conference Room

Conference Room

rental floor plan

The conference room provides a modern and beautiful space for smaller meetings. A conference call phone is available for use.

Rental Rates

Floor Two

  • Conference Room

    • Saturday

      $600

    • Tues - Friday

      $600

    • Sun - Monday

      $600

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