Main Lobby: Accented by Dale Chihuly’s glass-blown sculpture, Rio delle Torreselle Chandelier, this spacious lobby is ideal for cocktail receptions.
Great Hall: One of the architectural highlights of the Art Museum with its classical detailing, the Great Hall is a dramatic place to hold wedding ceremonies/receptions or formal corporate dining or social cocktail hours. Capacity: 180 for seated dinner, 160 for seated dinner with dance floor, 200 for seated ceremony, 400 for standing reception.*
Alice Bimel Courtyard: This outdoor space is a unique blend of classical and modern architecture, creating a beautiful setting for an outdoor cocktail hour or wedding ceremony. You can rent our tents to protect your guests from the weather. Capacity: 300
Terrace Café: Nestled between Joan Miró’s Mural from the Terrace Plaza Hotel and the elegant Alice Bimel Courtyard, this contemporary, open space is perfect for rehearsal dinners, cocktail receptions, or business meetings. Capacity: 90 seated, 96 total including servers
Castellini Foundation Room: The Castellini Room offers a private location for intimate breakfasts, lunches or dinners, or small meetings and receptions. Capacity: 70 seated, 140 for standing reception.
Fifth Third Lecture Hall: Originally designed as a large classroom to be used by the Cincinnati Art Academy, the Lecture Hall is used today for meetings, presentations, or lectures. Capacity: 150*
Fath Auditorium: This space is fully equipped to handle any type of presentation, performance, or lecture with state of the art technology, a stage, and professional lighting. Capacity: 324*
Mary R. Schiff Library: Newly renovated with state of the art AV equipment, including a projector, sound system and floor to ceiling projector screen. Rent one of the two conference room for a small corporate meeting or enjoy a coctail hour overlooking Eden Park and Downtown. Capacity: 75 for standing cocktail reception, 30 for a seated dinner*
Cincinnati Wing: Featuring all things Cincinnati from works by the famous Cincinnati painter, Frank Duveneck, to works depicting the mighty Ohio River, the popular galleries of the Wing can be added to your rental contract for $500.00
*All spaces that are equipped with AV capabilties, are required to use MAC Producitons and will be added to your rental contract.
Catering at the Cincinnati Art Museum
The Cincinnati Art Museum’s Special Events office will work with you to create the perfect menu for any function, whether it is a large wedding reception or formal corporate dinner.
The Art Museum offers a team of Executive Chefs that will work to perfect your menu, creating an experience that is memorable and custom to your needs. We are able to accomodate food allerigies, vegetarian, gluten free, etc.
Please contact the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Special Events Office by phone
(513) 639.2347 or by email at [email protected]