Meetings, Events… & More!
With spectacular views of Forest Park & magnificent classical revival architecture, the Missouri History Museum offers an exquisite setting for all types of events. with state-of-the-art amenities, beautiful rental spaces, special exhibitions, award-winning catering by Butler’s Pantry & unique enhancement options, this historically significant setting will ensure your special occasion leaves a lasting impression!
One of the main focal & gathering areas of the Missouri History Museum, the MacDermott Grand Hall has many unique features, such as the river mosaic & the replica of the Spirit of St. Louis. It is a popular site for dinners, receptions & special events.
230 Seated with Dance Floor
400 Cocktail Reception
$3,000 (E) or $1500 (NE) Sunday – Thursday with $3,000 Food and Beverage Minimum
$4,500 (E) or $3000 (NE) Friday – Saturday & Holidays with $10,000 Food and Beverage Minimum
(E) Exclusive (NE) Non-Exclusive
portable projector on a cart, small portable screen, podium
Click & drag the image below to see a 360 degree view of the Macdermott Grand Hall
Located on the second floor of the Missouri History Museum & offering spectacular views of Forest Park, Bixby’s is an outstanding setting for a dinner meeting, evening party or reception.
80 Seated with Buffet
125 Cocktail Reception
$400 Sunday – Thursday with $3,000 Food and Beverage Minimum
$600 Friday – Saturday & Holidays with $5,000 Food and Beverage Minimum
podium with a sound system within, portable projector, small portable screen
Business meetings, retreats, movies, and lectures will be a perfect fit in the Lee Auditorium theater space. It features a 33-foot-wide stage, padded theater seats & additional space for wheelchairs. Two dressing rooms and restrooms are available backstage.
$700 Sunday – Thursday plus Bank of America Atrium Rental
$1,000 Friday – Saturday & Holidays plus Bank of America Atrium Rental
lighting, sound system, video projection, assisted listening system, stage operator’s console, variety of microphones, podium
The AT&T Foundation Multipurpose Room is an ideal space for workshops, lectures & social events. This bright room is decorated with large historical photographs & the space can be arranged in almost any format (lecture, classroom, seated meal or reception).
125 Lecture Seating
125 Cocktail Reception
$250 Sunday – Thursday with $500 Food and Beverage Minimum
$250 Friday – Saturday & Holidays with $2,000 Food and Beverage Minimum
projector, screen, podium, sound system, wireless & wired microphones
For a meeting or full-day retreat, the Millstone Learning Center offers a private, well appointed space ideal for round table discussions. located on the second floor, this space commands a spectacular view of Forest Park. In addition, the Millstone can host a lovely private lunch or party.
16 – 25 Conference Seating
$100 Sunday – Thursday with $100 Food and Beverage Minimum
$100 Friday – Saturday & Holidays with $200 Food and Beverage Minimum
computer projector/screen, sound system
This light & airy space adjacent to the Lee Auditorium on the Missouri History Museum’s lower level is an excellent choice for a reception or trade show setting.
150 Cocktail Reception
$150 Sunday – Thursday with $500 Food and Beverage Minimum
$150 Friday – Saturday & Holidays with $2,000 Food and Beverage Minimum
podium, portable wireless sound system, portable projector on a cart, small screen
*Non-Profits receive 20% off room rental rate unless there is on-site fundraising.
"The Missouri History Museum offers such a unique setting for any event. Being able to tour the exhibits during my event was perfect. All my guests loved it!"Marguerite