Have an event with a view! Exploration Place is your key to a versatile venue that will accommodate such varied events as receptions in the Grand Hall, ceremonies in the WaterWay Hall, presentations in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio, community events on the Festival Plaza, and company picnics in the Picnic Grove. Exploration Place's dramatic architecture and stunning views serve as a compelling background, with views of downtown Wichita and the Arkansas River.
When you want the location to be as special as the event! We take care of the details while you and your guests enjoy the pleasant surrounds of our tranquil Country Club environment.
Reception packages include but not limited to our complimentarty Expert On-site Event Coordinator, room rental, house linens, including specialty tables draped with under table lighting, silver, glass & china. Centerpieces, dance floor, cake cutting service, champagne toast, non-alcoholic punch, custom built menu, exeptional wait staff & golf outing package for four. We also have optional white garden chairs availible for indoor or outdoor seating.
Indor & outdoor ceremony options are also available.
ABODE is a little unconventional and completely sensational. Offering 8,000 square feet of flexible event space in 3 unique and artful rooms that can easily transform into any theme or design style of your choosing. We can accommodate small groups of 25-50, up to events accommodating over 300 seated guests. Our team of event specialists, Kyle, Stefanie and Josh, will assist you with all the resources you need to create the event of your dreams!
–Voted BEST VENUE in the Wichita Eagles Readers Choice award every year since we opened.
–Stunning LED lighting system
–Integrated audio/visual system with Crestron® Control 22 Bose® speakers
–Two 7'x12' screens for video or slide projections
–Al-a-carte or Package pricing available
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