Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University

295 Scheman Building Ames, IA
Max Capacity: 500 people
The Brunnier Art Museum offers a unique, cultural, artful and educational settings for all types of special events! Located in the Iowa State Center Complex with 10,000 sq feet of space and exhibitions change every 4-6 months. Groups of up to 300 people may enjoy the Brunnier’s decorative and fine arts. With its ever changing options of temporary and permanent exhibitions, the Brunnier offers a visually stimulating and intellectually exciting setting for campus events. Consider the Brunnier Art Museum within the Iowa State Center's Scheman Building for your next artful event including seated meals, weddings, receptions, anniversary parties, meetings, and special corporate and private events.
Package Pricing

Facility Rental - 2 hours, 150 people

Attendees: 1-400 | $250 Per Event
Event Spaces
  • Air Conditioned
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Credit Cards Accepted: MC, Visa
  • Facility Location Setting: Within a larger conference center.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
  • Nearest Airport: 26-50 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 1
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Special Features: Changing exhibitions in this most elegant of settings.
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 10,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 10,000
  • Year Built: 1979
  • Year Renovated: 2012
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Capacity: 450
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Capacity: 250
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Capacity: 500
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Capacity: 350
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$350-$6,700 per event
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Capacity: 65
$30-$40 per person
$200-$375 per event
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