Light-filled with Sweeping Views
The restaurant on the 3rd floor of the main museum building can seat up to 65 guests for dinner or 100 for a standing cocktail event. Ceremonies can take place outside on the terrace, or inside, on the museum’s marble staircase.
Main Building Staircase (Not Available in Sept.)
Café + Sculpture Barn & Garden
Host your ceremony on the café terrace, spiral staircase, or garden, then: cocktails in the café and
reception in the Barn.
Host your rehearsal dinner at the café. For weddings booked at AVAM, enjoy a special rate.
Fri & Sun*
Jim Rouse Visionary Center
Sculpture Barn and Garden
JRVC 1st Floor Food + Beverage
JRVC + Sculpture Barn
Sculpture Barn + Museum Cafe
Museum Cafe Rehearsal Dinner
* The Sundays before Memorial Day and Labor Day are at the Saturday rate.
Required Museum Staff Fee (5pm Onwards)
All rentals include up to a 5-hour event with 3 hours prior for set up and one hour after, for break down. All events must conclude by 11pm (Fri & Sat) or 10pm (Sun–Thurs). Tables, chairs, and access to designated exhibits for all of your guests are also included with all rentals. Ask about our special pricing for July/August and January/February weddings.
The staircase and the 2nd floor of our Main Museum Building are not available in September.
Please see our required catering list, offering a variety of cuisines and budgets to suit your style. For the café, our café operator is the exclusive caterer for that space.
get in touch
To Inquire or Book a Visit
(410) 244-1900 x228