Riverview Room & Terrace
Located on the Riverfront, the Riverview Room & Terrace is beautiful and perfect for any and all events. With a maximum occupancy for 250 guests, access to a catering kitchen, and endless possibilities for decorating, the Riverview Room & Terrace is a highlight of special event spaces at Burpee Museum.
Located right off the front entrance to the Museum, the Mahlburg Auditorium is complete with lovely high ceilings and large windows that create a beautiful, sun-soaked room. With a maximum occupancy for 150 guests, access to a catering kitchen, and immediate access to exhibit space, the Mahlburg Auditorium is another highlight of special event spaces at Burpee Museum.
Located on the lower level, Classroom 1 has expansive counter space, Terrace access, and is right by our Paleo Viewing Lab! Perfect for parties of 40 guests or less, Classroom 1 is a great location for birthday parties, bridal or baby showers, meetings, and much more.
Located on the third floor by the biology and Native American exhibits, the Gallery is a lovely, private area for your next event. An outdoor balcony overlooking Main Street makes the Gallery perfect for weddings, meetings, birthday parties and bridal or baby showers hosting 60 people or less.
Included in all special event fees are indoor tables and chairs, set-up and take-down, and full museum access for you and all of your guests. Rates for Classroom 1 and the Gallery include 3 hour times, free admission for all permanent exhibits, and scavenger hunts to help your guests explore our award winning exhibits.
For more information on hosting an event at Burpee Museum, email Monica Fehler. Be sure to include the size of your party, as well as date you are looking to rent a space.