Von Braun Center
700 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL

Von Braun Center

700 Monroe Street
Huntsville, AL 35801
Von Braun Center, Huntsville — Located in the heart of historic downtown Huntsville and just a short drive from the international airport, the Von Braun Center is convenient to area hotels, restaurants and attractions.
700 Monroe Street
Huntsville, AL 35801

Maximum Capacity: 9000 people
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Located in northeast Alabama and nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Huntsville is a high tech city with a history of Southern hospitality. The Von Braun Center, named for rocket pioneer Dr. Wernher Von Braun, is located in the heart of historic downtown Huntsville. A short drive from the International Airport and convenient to area hotels.
The state-of-the-art South Hall provides over 100,000 square feet of continuous space and 82,000 feet of column-free exhibit space, as well as its own 500-space covered parking garage, in addition to meeting rooms and a 20,000+ square foot lobby and pre function area.
North Hall and East Hall provide an additional 50,000+ of flexible exhibit, meeting, and banquet space. Meeting rooms accommodate groups of all sizes.
The Von Braun Center is a multi-purpose entertainment venue equipped to accommodate major concerts, Broadway performances, ballets, symphonies and a full range of sporting events. The 9,000 seat Arena, 1,955 seat Concert Hall and 502 seat Playhouse Theatre can also be used as meeting areas for conferences or seminars.
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Von Braun Center, Huntsville — The East Hall is a 24,000 square foot banquet, meeting and exhibit hall which can be divided into three seperate areas complete with carpet, wall coverings and acoustical ceiling panels. The East Hall is suited for banquets, receptions, conventions, and trade and consumer shows. Located in the center of the Von Braun Center, the East Hall is convenient to all parking areas and other metting rooms within the facility.

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Von Braun Center, Huntsville — The East Hall is a 24,000 square foot banquet, meeting and exhibit hall which can be divided into three seperate areas complete with carpet, wall coverings and acoustical ceiling panels. The East Hall is suited for banquets, receptions, conventions, and trade and consumer shows. Located in the center of the Von Braun Center, the East Hall is convenient to all parking areas and other metting rooms within the facility.Von Braun Center, Huntsville — The Mark C. Smith Concert hall recently received some renovations. The updated entrance includes an elegant stairway into the theater. The theater now has a newly added center isle, allowing easier access for all attendees.Von Braun Center, HuntsvilleVon Braun Center, Huntsville — The North Hall is a 23,000 square foot banquet and convention facility which can be divided into three seperate areas. Complete with carpet, chandeliers and beautiful oak trim, the North Hall provides an elegant setting for food functions and meetings.Von Braun Center, HuntsvilleVon Braun Center, Huntsville — The Playhouse is a highly flexible theatre with in-the-round thrust or proscenium staging and seating capacities from 330 to 502 seats. This fully equipped theatre provides an intimate setting conducive to conferences, lectures, and various performing groups.Von Braun Center, Huntsville — The Propst Arena is one of the many areas of the Von Braun Center that received some renovations.The arena now has a more elegant, glass wrapped lobby that gives attendees a beautiful view of Big Spring Park.Von Braun Center, HuntsvilleVon Braun Center, Huntsville — The South Hall has 35' ceilings and a 350 pound per square foot load capacity making it the perfect location for large trade and consumer shows, conventions and banquets.Von Braun Center, Huntsville
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East HallPhotos Available
Exhibit Hall Max Capacity: 160 people 24900 sq ft 2313.3 sq meter
East Hall, Von Braun Center, Huntsville

Photos published with permission of Von Braun Center

24,000 sq ft. Exhibit Hall can be divided into 3 separate areas. Acoustical ceiling panels and carpet all throughout make it well suited for banquets, receptions, conventions, trade and consumer shows.
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Trade Show - 8 x 10
Capacity: 160 People
Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Carpeting
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Atmosphere/Decor: Meeting and exhibit hall which can be divided into three separate areas complete with carpet, wall coverings and acoustical ceiling panels. The East Hall is suited for banquets, receptions, conventions, and trade and consumer shows.
  • Audio Visual: Portable Equipment
  • Ceiling Height (in feet): 19
  • Ceiling Height (in meters): 5.8
  • Special Features: East Hall 1 and East Hall 2 are each 79' by 116' with a total of 9,164 square feet. East Hall 3 is 62' by 106' with a total of 6,572 square feet
  • Total Square Feet: 24,900
  • Total Square Meters: 2,313.3
Mark C. Smith Concert HallPhotos Available
Theater Max Capacity: 1955 people
North HallPhotos Available
Exhibit Hall Max Capacity: 2300 people 23000 sq ft 2136.8 sq meter
PlayhousePhotos Available
Theater Max Capacity: 502 people
Propst ArenaPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 144 people 21624 sq ft 2008.9 sq meter
South HallPhotos Available
Exhibit Hall Max Capacity: 10800 people 100800 sq ft 9364.6 sq meter
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