The San Diego Museum of Art

1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA
Capacity: 400 people

About The San Diego Museum of Art

Plan your next event at The San Diego Museum of Art for a sophisticated cultural experience. The Museum’s world-class art collection, historic architecture and location in the heart of Balboa Park provide an unparalleled venue for private events.The Museum features Spanish architectural design throughout its two rotundas and twenty world-class galleries, a private outdoor sculpture court, and gardens sprawling nearly an acre. The John M. and Sally B. Thornton Rotunda - The space echoes the Spanish architectural design of the facade with two stories of open space, a grand staircase and a handcrafted fountain of Cicenza sandstone, perfect for intimate receptions and dinners. The May S. Marcy Sculpture Court and Garden - Situated adjacent to the Museum's west wing, is a beautiful outdoor courtyard featuring 19th- and 20th-century sculptures and provides a lovely setting for receptions and dinners. The James S. Copley Auditorium - A large, versatile room suitable for lectures, luncheons, receptions, and seated dinners and may be used in conjunction with the sculpture court and garden. Tours are available by appointment only during the Musuem's open hours. For a formal event quote, to arrange for a site tour, or for questions please call us today.

Event Spaces

James S. Copley Auditorium
James S. Copley Auditorium
John M. and Sally B. Thornton Rotunda
John M. and Sally B. Thornton Rotunda
May S. Marcy Sculpture Court and Garden
May S. Marcy Sculpture Court and Garden
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  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500