Christian Petersen Art Museum, Iowa State University

603 Morrill Rd. Ames, IA
Max Capacity: 250 people
A contemporary and fine art museum in historic Morrill Hall on central campus is the perfect venue for a wedding, reception, dinner, or special event. Surrounded by a beautiful sculpture garden, 5,000 sq ft of gallery space features changing exhibitions. The Christian Petersen Art Museum offers a unique, cultural, artful and educational settings for all types of special events. Located in the the heart of Iowa State University's award-winning campus! Views of the iconic Campanile, historic central green and late 1800s / early 1900s architecture. Groups of up to 300 people may enjoy the Christian Petersen Art Museum with its ever changing options of contemporary art exhibitions. This gallery space offers a visually stimulating and intellectually exciting setting for an on campus event. Consider the Christian Petersen Art Museum for your next artful event including seated meals, weddings, receptions, anniversary parties, meetings, and special corporate and private events.
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Facility Rental - 2 hours, 150 people

Attendees: 1-250 | $250 Per Event
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