Events at ISM
211 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Events at ISM

211 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Neighborhood: Riverfront/ Center City/ Penn's Landing
211 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Neighborhood: Riverfront/ Center City/ Penn's Landing

Maximum Capacity: 800 people
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Events at ISM is uniquely located on Penn’s Landing in the heart of Philadelphia. With four one-of-a-kind party spaces, and dramatic waterfront and city views, ISM offers a wide variety of packages that will create the perfect backdrop for any event.
Events at ISM is a complete event planning resource that can assist with all aspects of your event, from booking your space, to planning all the details like your menu, florals, parking, entertainment, audio visual, and more. Our all-inclusive packages* include the catering, soft beverages, service staff and equipment (china, flatware, glassware, linens, etc.) necessary for a complete event. We also offer many additional services and/or upgrades you can select to enhance your day. An example of just one of our many options for a truly unique experience is use of our private floating dock to arrive to your event by boat or seaplane! Our event packages are unique in the industry as they allow you the option to choose from a variety of amazing, made from scratch menus along with several different china and linen patterns, and we do not charge a service charge or corkage fee.

Events at ISM can provide complete event services for any kind of affair, from a meeting with continental breakfast and breakout rooms; to a simple luncheon; to a heavy hors d’oeuvres cocktail reception; to an elegant sit-down dinner; and anything in between. Among our little known offerings is our beautiful, acoustically tuned Concert Hall that holds up to 530 people and our brand new intimate theater that holds 63 people. You can even host 50 guests on the Battleship Olympia for a special cocktail reception.

*Venue rental fees and 7% sales tax are additional
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Event Spaces
Ballroom
Ballroom Max Capacity: 800 people
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Reception
Capacity: 800 People
The 1st Floor Galleries
Exhibit Hall Max Capacity: 400 people
The 2nd Floor Galleries
Exhibit Hall Max Capacity: 350 people
The Amphitheater
Outdoor Venue Max Capacity: 150 people
The Balcony Tent
Banquet Room Max Capacity: 350 people
The Battleship Olympia
Boat or Ship Max Capacity: 100 people
The Boat Shop
General Event Space Max Capacity: 250 people
The Concert Hall
Auditorium Max Capacity: 530 people
The Education Center
General Event Space Max Capacity: 75 people
The Executive Conference Room
Fixed Board Room Max Capacity: 30 people
The Library & Archives
General Event Space Max Capacity: 10 people
The Rotunda
Outdoor Venue Max Capacity: 400 people
The Theater
Auditorium Max Capacity: 65 people
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