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HOST Your EVENT AT AVAM

Nestled in Federal Hill near the beautiful Inner Harbor, AVAM is a unique and exciting venue for your special event. Three historic buildings and two sculpture plazas house artwork, and the buildings themselves are award-winning designs. From an intimate dinner party to a large-scale reception, we look forward to hosting you.

Three Exciting Spaces

Jim Rouse Visionary Center

Jim Rouse Visionary Center

Sculpture Barn and Garden

Sculpture Barn and Garden

Museum Café

Museum Café

Special Offers

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Elopement - 25 guests max - $500

  • Reservations accepted 30 - 60 days in advance

  • 1 hour ceremony plus 1 hour prior for set up/decor/photos and 30 minutes after for teardown/departure

  • Select from 3 spaces: Wildflower Garden, Museum Spiral Staircase, or Museum Cafe Terrace

  • Wildflower Garden: Available Sunday - Friday between 10am and 7pm

  • Museum Spiral Staircase: Available Wednesday - Friday and Sundays 5pm - 7pm

  • Museum Cafe Terrace: Available Wednesday - Friday and Sundays 5pm - 7pm

Photo credit: Urban Row Photography

Bridal & Baby Showers
at the Museum Cafe - $750

  • Available Sundays only, 12pm - 4pm, set up at 10am, clean up until 5pm.

  • Catering is a separate cost and provided by choice of caterer from our required list.

Photo credit: Urban Row Photography

COVID-19

Per Baltimore City guidelines, our rental spaces are available at full capacity, and face coverings are optional for private event guests after the museum closes to the public at 5pm. Face coverings remain required for any guest while indoors prior to 5pm, unless eating and drinking inside the event spaces. For the latest information and guidelines related to COVID-19, see coronavirus.baltimorecity.gov.

Virtual Tour

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

Clara

My dad had his (surprise) 60th birthday here. I hope I can have such a special celebration myself one day.

Ayana

Our wedding...was absolutely amazing and staff very helpful and knowledgeable.

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Gabbie

It was an incredible venue for our wedding! Love the AVAM!

get in touch

To Inquire or Book a Visit

rentals@avam.org  (410) 244-1900 x228

See Parking Information and Directions

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